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Article: US Government to Force Migrants to Remain in Mexico and Await Their Immigration Court Hearings By Katie Shepherd for Immigration Impact

Blogging: USCIS Will Resume Premium Processing On H-1B Cap Cases Filed In April 2018 By Chris Musillo

Blogging: E-Verify Up and Running By Bruce Buchanan

Blogging: America teeters on the edge of dictatorship as Trump renews threat to declare national emergency unless Congress bows down to his will and funds his white nationalist Wall By Roger Algase

News: USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for FY 2019 H-1B Cap Petitions

News: USCIS Policy Memorandum on Guidance for Implementation of the Migrant Protection Protocols

Focus: EB-5 Roundtable with Sam Udani

This month's free 45-minute telephonic EB5 Roundtable with Sam Udani features:
Guest Speakers: Michael Homeier and Parisa Karaahmet
This month's topic is: Latest EB-5 Developments
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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
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