Last chance for Thousands of Salvadorans with TPS

More than 70,000 undocumented Salvadorans, who already are protected, only have until March 19, 2018 to re-register for Temporary Protected Status or TPS. The Employment Authorization Document or EAD has been extended through September 5, 2018. As a result of the devastating earthquakes in El Salvador in 2001, the Department of Homeland Security designated this […]

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U.S. Ambassador to Mexico has resigned

Roberta Jacobson, U.S. Ambassador to Mexico, an appointee by former President Obama, has resigned to the post effective May 5.  In her memo Ambassador Jacobson expressed concern that this is at a crucial moment when the relationship between the United States and Mexico is under considerable strain. Trump has demanded that a wall be built […]

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Dreamers Deadline Rejected by Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the request of the Trump administration to  bypass a federal  appeals court  decision, giving  the approximately 800,000 young undocumented immigrants protected under the DACA policy and living in fear of being deported,  hope that a solution can still be found to their situation.

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The Future of the “Dreamers” remains Uncertain

As the date approaches for when the future of those young students and professionals who are called the “dreamers” for an agreement to be reached, the Senate, Congress, House of Representatives and the White House continue to battle out a solution. The issue of immigration takes on an urgency and importance in the politics and […]

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Attempted Terror Attack in New York City

An explosion which occurred below the Port Authority Terminal, early yesterday morning, injuring the suspected terrorist and 3 other people, creating chaos and panic in the early morning rush hour. Fortunately there were no deaths to lament but this attack is a sharp reminder that New York is a target for Islamic terrorists.

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Growing Bipartisan Momentum to Reach a Solution for Dreams

The growing list of demands by the White House in exchange for any agreement on how to find a legislative solution for the future and fate of some 690,000 Dreamers is in the balance.   On October 8 the administration made a list of demands as the basis for any agreement to grant legal status to […]

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End of Protected Status for Haitians

The Temporary Protected Status or TPS is to be cancelled on July, 2019 for more than 60,000 Haitians who have been living and working in the US. This temporary protection was granted initially after the massive earthquake of 2010 that killed more than 300,000 people and left the country with billions of dollars in damages.  […]

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