"The Pew Research Center's recent study concluding that the number of Asian immigrants moving to the United States now exceeds the number of Latinos hardly seems surprising to me or many of my fellow immigration attorneys. My law firm, Wildes & Weinberg P.C., which has focused exclusively on United States immigration matters for more than 50 years, has seen a dramatic uptick in the number...
Deferred action applications have slowed since September. Why?
"Three months ago, young undocumented immigrants lined up in front of some immigrant service organizations and foreign consulates to learn about deferred action, an Obama administration program that launched in August. Known as DACA, for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the program offers temporary legal status to young people who arrived in the country before their 16th birthday.
But since an initial peak in September, incoming applications have since slowed. New numbers released by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services indicate that applications peaked at 5,715 a day in September; this month, as recorded through Nov. 15, they were averaging 4,527 a day."
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