immigration programs resume after government shutdown ends

Immigration Programs Resume After Spending Extension Approved

Following a three-day government shutdown, Congress and President Trump extended federal spending this week on programs and services through Feb. 8.   Programs Resumed The extension gives Congress more time to enact legislation to protect undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children—or “Dreamers”—from deportation. The extension also allows the following immigration programs and processes…

EB-5 Extended into 2018

EB-5 Extended into 2018

President Trump and Congress gave foreign investors an early holiday gift. For the third time this year, Trump and Congress extended the EB-5 Regional Center visa program without any changes—this time until January 19, 2018. Legislation to extend the federal budget for government programs and services through that date included extending EB-5 as is. Under…