Your resource for all things immigration.

Home » Posts tagged 'Deferred Action (DACA)'

Tag Archives: Deferred Action (DACA)

Executive Actions on Immigration… Now, what?

Maria del Carmen Ramos

Maria del Carmen Ramos

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)  is not currently accepting applications under President Obama’s Executive Actions.  This notwisthanding, if you believe you will be eligible to apply for a benefit, you can begin collecting documentation to show your identity, your relationship to a U.S. Citizen or lawful permanent resident, and continuous residence in the U.S. for the past five years. (more…)

President Obama Unveils His Proposed Executive Actions on Immigration

Maria del Carmen Ramos

Maria del Carmen Ramos

Last night, President Obama unveiled his Immigration Accountability Executive Actions in an effort to address the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants currently living in the United States. While many of the specific details are still being worked on as some will require regulations and/or policy memoranda, it is President Obama’s goal to streamline legal immigration in hopes of boosting our economy and promoting naturalization for qualified individuals. (more…)