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With Possible Immigration Reform, Eligible DREAMers Should Apply Now for Deferred Action

Despite the frequent changes and amendments to the proposed  immigration reform legislation, it seems one group should benefit no matter what the final version of the legislation looks like as long as it is passed – DREAMers. DREAMers are people who were brought to the U.S. illegally (or overstayed their authorized period of stay) as children.  Certain DREAMers are now eligible for temporary protection from deportation…

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Immigration Reform Bill Passes First Crucial Hurdle

The long-awaited Immigration Reform Bill  passed its test run with flying colors, with the Senate voting 84-15 in favor of progressing with the necessary legal reforms that would legalize the situation of over 11 million immigrants. “A permanent, common-sense solution to our dysfunctional system is in sight. This bipartisan legislation is the solution our economy needs. It is the solution immigrant…

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The Immigration Reform Bill and its Effect on Family Reunification

Last month, the Senate’s Gang of Eight released its long-awaited immigration reform bill. Entitled the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013, it has been hailed as a response to a plethora of issues plaguing Asian, African, Latino and Caribbean families, yet thus far, the bill seems to be attracting as much criticism as it is praise. The…

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Top 11 Filing Tips for DREAMers Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

President Obama and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced that certain foreign nationals who were brought to the U.S. before the age of 16, and who were under age 31 as of June 15, 2012, can apply for protection for two years from deportation and work authorization. This new policy and process is called Deferred Action for Childhood…

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DREAMer Deferred Action Applications Begin August 15, 2012

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano recently testified before Congress about the Deferred Action for DREAMers program that was announced by President Obama on June 15, 2012.  In her testimony she provided the following announcements and clarification: August 1, 2012 –  DHS is expected to explain the application process August 15, 2012  Applications are expected to begin to…

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