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The U.S. Department of State wants to ask nearly all immigrants for their social media information.

Feds want to look at social media accounts of visa applicants

It started with those seeking an immigrant visa and now the Trump administration wants social media information for nonimmigrants seeking a visa to the United...

/ April 2, 2018
A California judge ruled the federal government must continue the DACA program.

What you need to know about the Jan. 9th DACA court ruling

On January 9th United States District Court Judge William Alsup ordered the federal government to continue the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. DACA...

/ January 11, 2018
Department of homeland security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told the associated press the white house would consider a path to citizenship for DREAMers.

DHS Secretary: Immigration plan could include citizenship for DREAMers

The secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security said recently the White House is open to discussing a pathway to citizenship for nearly 800,000...

/ January 3, 2018
The Department of Homeland Security is reporting a huge increase in deportation arrests made across the country while arrests at the border decline.

Deportation arrests are on the rise

Immigration and Customs Officers who arrest immigrants for deportation proceedings have picked up 40 percent more people this year compared to last year. The figures...

/ December 5, 2017
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Judge Rules Trump Must Fund Sanctuary Cities

CALIFORNIA – A federal judge has blocked an executive order signed by President Donald Trump that would cut federal funding to cities his administration feels...

/ November 21, 2017
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Trump calls for end of visa lottery

President Donald Trump is renewing calls to end the Diversity Visa Program after reports surfaced that one of the program’s winners was involved in the...

/ November 1, 2017
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“They Attack the Most Vulnerable,” Catholic Church on Trump’s Immigration Plan

In early October, President Donald Trump sent a letter to members of Congress outlining his priorities for immigration reform. Trump’s proposals include funding for a...

/ October 13, 2017
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Justice Department Gives Final Warning to Sanctuary Cities

Seven cities or counties have been given a final order by the Department of Justice stating the government believes these areas are not complying with...

/ October 12, 2017
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Another Travel Ban, Another Lawsuit

The American Civil Liberties Union announced October 3rd they have filed a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban that was announced at the...

/ October 6, 2017
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Surge of Immigration Judges Putting Dent in Case Backlog

The Department of Justice says President Donald Trump’s executive order to put more immigration judges at detention centers has helped clear some of the backlog...

/ October 5, 2017
The USCIS is once again accepting renewal applications for DACA, deferred action

New Conservative DACA Bill Grants Citizenship After 15 Years

Republican Senators have unveiled a more conservative approach to solving what to do with the hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants brought to the...

/ September 27, 2017
The Donald Trump White House has released a list of priorities the administration is hoping is included in immigration reform.

Trump’s Latest Travel Ban is Indefinite: What You Need to Know

WASHINGTON –  President Donald Trump has signed yet another executive order restricting travel to the United States from seven countries around the world. The latest...

/ September 25, 2017
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Trump, Democrats Close to Deal on DACA

According to several news outlets including the Associated Press, top Democratic leaders are close to making a deal with President Donald Trump to create a...

/ September 14, 2017
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Immigration Forms Getting Longer Under Trump

According to an article published in the Washington Post, the Donald Trump administration has made immigration more difficult for people seeking to move to the...

/ August 30, 2017
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More Visa Holders Will Soon Require Interviews for Green Cards

WASHINGTON – Interviews that at one point had been waived for visa holders looking to receive green cards will soon become mandatory, according to the...

/ August 28, 2017
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U.S. Planning to Sanction Countries that Refuse Deportations

WASHINGTON – According to a CNN report the Trump Administration will soon issue visa sanctions if countries do not take back foreign nationals who are...

/ August 24, 2017
The Trump administration is challenging a ruling that forced them to reinstate the DACA program temporarily.

Breaking Down the Trump-Backed Points-Based Immigration System

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump introduced the RAISE Act in early August 2017 flanked by the congressional authors of the bill. The president said the...

/ August 15, 2017
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Report: Trump Mandate for More Border Officers Proves Challenging

On January 25, 2017 President Donald Trump directors the Department of Homeland Security to hire 15,000 new law enforcement officers. The Office of the Inspector...

/ August 2, 2017
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42 Senators Ask Trump to Support DACA

A group of 42 United States Senators have sent President Donald Trump a letter asking him to protect the DACA program. DACA is short for...

/ July 28, 2017
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Hawaii Judge Rules Grandparents Cannot be Banned by Trump

President Donald Trump’s recently implemented travel ban has now been narrowed by a federal judge in Hawaii who ordered that grandparents of U.S. citizens cannot...

/ July 17, 2017
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Trump: Full Border Wall is Unnecessary

President Donald Trump told reporters he’s scaling back his original plans to build a 2000 mile border wall along the United State’s boundary with Mexico....

/ July 14, 2017
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Homeland Security Chief: DACA in Trouble

WASHINGTON – During a meeting with Democrats from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly said the DACA program is in serious...

/ July 13, 2017
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Visa Applicants Now Being Asked for Social Media Profiles

The Trump administration has implemented new rules for those wishing to apply for visas in the United States. The changes come as President Donald Trump...

/ June 7, 2017
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Customer Story: Rosa M

Rosa Maravilla was a long time green card holder but became nervous after Donald Trump was elected president. She chose FileRight.com to guide her through...

/ May 11, 2017
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Trump Tells Young Undocumented Immigrants He’s Not After Them

WASHINGTON – During an interview with the Associated Press, President Donald Trump addressed concerns of young undocumented immigrants referred to as DREAMers. In the interview,...

/ April 24, 2017
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Tech Companies Argue Against Second Trump travel ban

A group of 162 tech companies have signed on to oppose President Donald Trump’s second executive order seeking to ban travel to the United States...

/ April 21, 2017
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Inspector General: ICE Not Effectively Managing Deportations

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Inspector General has just issued a report detailing how Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is...

/ April 20, 2017
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Economists Urge Trump to Modernize Immigration System

A group of nearly 1500 economists have sent a letter to President Donald Trump and congressional leaders touting the importance of immigration to the U.S....

/ April 12, 2017
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Hispanic leaders speak up on Trump and immigration reform

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump recently hosted the popular sketch show “Saturday Night Live” to mixed reactions across the country. In his campaign thus far, Trump...

/ November 12, 2015
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Sanctuary Cities: What are they & why is Trump involved?

In the aftermath of the tragic killing of Kate Steinle, allegedly by an undocumented immigrant, the country is divided in its support for sanctuary cities....

/ July 29, 2015