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Visa politics: On Trump’s immigration policy

The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump seems bent on pursuing controversial immigration policy measures following the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, visa issuance to students enrolled in universities or programmes that are conducted entirely online for the fall 2020 semester will…
Hundreds of Lincoln immigration workers face furloughs

Hundreds of employees working for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service in Lincoln are likely facing furloughs. U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry said this week on his Facebook page that hundreds of local employees for the agency have received “notices of…
It’s Time to Create a Right to an Immigration Attorney

Under the cover of the pandemic, the Trump administration has closed the southern border indefinitely to desperate asylum seekers, suspended visas for skilled workers, threatened to deport foreign students, and generally increased the opacity and bureaucracy of the immigration system.…