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Vetting Delays Snarl Path to Citizenship for Thousands in Military ...US citizenship applications surge in Fresno CountyTrump's Hardline Immigration Rule Could Get Melania DeportedHome of the Free: Vargas Guest Speaker at May 1 Naturalization CeremonyThe Cost of U.S. Citizenship: 'We could not get this anywhere else'My road to becoming a us citizenCan You Lose Your Citizenship by Lying About Your Weight?United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Awards Jewish Vocational Service of MetroWest NJ with Grant to ...Naturalization delay prevents new citizens from votingNaturalization delay prevents new citizens from voting - Washington ...California Senate Leader Calls Trump Admin's Sanctuary City Letter "White Supremacy"H-1B visa review: Indians hope Trump's new policy betters chances of green cardWaiting for green cards, Indian visa-holders see hope in Trump reviewImmigrants Make This Farm Town Work. Now They're Applying For CitizenshipImmigrants Make This Farm Town Work. Now They're Applying For ...

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In Farm Country, Some Immigrants Take Steps Toward Citizenship ...
NET WebsiteApril 17, 2017

Student Gabriela Cardenas, left, asks a question of citizenship class instructor Marissa Velazquez at the Brush, Colo., public library. (Photo by Luke Runyon, ...more »

NY Historical Society Launches Program To Help Immigrants Achieve Citizenship
Patch.comApril 18, 2017

UPPER WEST SIDE, NY — The New York Historical Society, located on the Upper West Side, is partnering with The City University of New York to help the nearly one million green card holders in the New York Area become naturalized citizens.more »

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Vetting Delays Snarl Path to Citizenship for Thousands in Military ...
New York TimesApril 29, 2017

An honor guard at a naturalization ceremony in New York last year. Ten United States military personnel became American citizens during the ceremony.more »

US citizenship applications surge in Fresno County
KFSN-TVApril 29, 2017

Last month, 699 new Americans took the oath of U.S. citizenship during a naturalization ceremony in Fresno. The 2,754 applications for citizenship were turned ... What do I do, maybe I have an expired green card? How do I get a new one?'" It normally ...more »

Trump's Hardline Immigration Rule Could Get Melania Deported
Carbonated.tv (blog)April 28, 2017

If she wasn't honest about this small fact during her naturalization process, wouldn't that make her a priority deportation case? And if not, why should a first lady receive preferential treatment if Trump is so serious about his tough immigration stance?more »

Home of the Free: Vargas Guest Speaker at May 1 Naturalization Ceremony
Southeast Missouri State University NewsApril 28, 2017

He originally came to the United States as a professor at Kent State and prior to last year's ceremony, had been a green card holder in this country since 1985. While he thought he may only stay a few years, he began adapting to American culture ...more »

The Cost of U.S. Citizenship: 'We could not get this anywhere else'
13WMAZApril 27, 2017

After three years on a work visa, five years on a green card, and the naturalization requirements, Fofana's wait took 10 years and $5,000 in attorney fees. Fofana and his family hired an attorney to help them get their original visas and again when ...more »

My road to becoming a us citizen
StylusApril 27, 2017

While waiting to receive notifications on my appointment to renew my green card, I filed the form N-400 which is an application to naturalization. A few weeks after my citizenship expired, I received a letter in the mail with an appointment to get my ...more »

Can You Lose Your Citizenship by Lying About Your Weight?
Reason (blog)April 27, 2017

Had Roberts done that as a green-card holder seeking citizenship, he would have been obligated to check the "yes" box next to Question 22 in Part 12 of his application for naturalization: "Have you EVER committed, assisted in committing, or attempted ...more »

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Awards Jewish Vocational Service of MetroWest NJ with Grant to ...
TAPinto.netApril 26, 2017

... a competitive $250,000 two-year grant from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). The grant allows JVS and their partner, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark, to help legal permanent residents prepare and apply ...more »

Naturalization delay prevents new citizens from voting
Washington TimesApril 24, 2017

Mr. Rivlin said the congressman's office is being “inundated by new citizenship applicants.” “Many are green card holders who want to travel outside the U.S. and are nervous about President Trump's visa policies. Many of them are applying for ...more »

Naturalization delay prevents new citizens from voting - Washington ...
Washington TimesApril 24, 2017

Legal immigrants lined up to apply for U.S. citizenship ahead of last year's election, but the Obama administration let them down, as the agency responsible for ...more »

California Senate Leader Calls Trump Admin's Sanctuary City Letter "White Supremacy"
TownhallApril 23, 2017

"a Federal, State, or local government entity or official may not prohibit, or in any way restrict, any government entity or official from sending to, or receiving from, the Immigration and Naturalization Service information regarding the citizenship ...more »

H-1B visa review: Indians hope Trump's new policy betters chances of green card
Hindustan TimesApril 22, 2017

Green cards can be a path to naturalization and Hariharan expects to become a US citizen soon. H-1B visas are aimed at foreign nationals in occupations that generally require specialised knowledge, such as science, engineering or computer programming.more »

Waiting for green cards, Indian visa-holders see hope in Trump review
ReutersApril 21, 2017

Hariharan, who was previously an executive at Amazon.com Inc and eBay Inc, spent 10 years waiting for his green card and started his own company as soon as he got it. Green cards can be a path to naturalization and Hariharan expects to become a U.S ...more »

Immigrants Make This Farm Town Work. Now They're Applying For Citizenship
WKNO FMApril 21, 2017

But in some smaller towns with less visible immigrant communities, that same fear has spurred some to take steps to go from green card holders to fully-fledged citizens. The number of people who applied for U.S. citizenship rose across the country in ...more »

Immigrants Make This Farm Town Work. Now They're Applying For ...
NPRApril 21, 2017

At the public library in the rural Morgan County town of Brush, Colo., Marissa Velazquez welcomes her students to class. It's a sunny Saturday morning, and ...more »

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