Signing an untrue confession will not help your case!
Signing an untrue confession will not help your case!IMMIGRATION CORNER–Michael J. Gurfinkel(The Philippine Star) – November 1, 2020 – 12:00amMany people consulted with me after their case was denied by a USCIS officer or consul at the embassy. In some cases, the person signed a confession, but now claims it was not true. I asked them if it was not true, why did they sign it? They replied the USCIS officer or consul told them, “It will be good for your case if you sign this.” Trusting the officer or consul, the person dutifully signed the confession, relying on the officer’s assurance that by ...
US bans communist party members from immigration
Washington has decided to bar Communist Party members from immigrating into the country, according to new policy guidance issued by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) last Friday.The USCIS announced that anyone who is or has been a member of or affiliated with a Communist or totalitarian party cannot immigrate to America. The agency said the policy was part of a broader set of laws passed by the Congress to address threats to the safety and security of the country.“Membership in or affiliation with the Communist Party or any other totalitarian party is inconsistent and incompa...
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Stalled second coronavirus relief package may halt US immigration system
The absence of a second coronavirus relief package is not just worrying taxpayers waiting for stimulus checks but one federal agency as well. In May, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) informed Congress that it may be forced to furlough the majority of its workforce due to a budget shortfall. The funds for the federal agency is tied to the coronavirus relief package, which is currently at a standstill.Q2 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and moreUSCIS may furlough two-thirds of workforceThe USCIS, which is a part of the Department of Homeland Security, is responsible for pr...