Trump Claims a “Path to Citizenship” Is Coming to H-1B Holders

Since 2016, the Trump Administration has executed several bold and controversial reforms that have complicated the immigration process for countless migrants and asylum-seekers. Many of the president’s new policies have faced intense public scrutiny and backlash, including the family separation policy that was introduced in early 2018. Currently, the nation waits with baited breaths for the resolution of the longest government shutdown in U.S. history.
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Trump Administration Proposal Blocks Green Card & Visa Applicants Who Use Public Benefits

Last month, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) proposed a plan which could make immigrants applying for green cards and visas ineligible if they use, or considered likely to use specific public benefits. DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said in a statement that the government plans to enforce a federal law which mandates foreigners to provide evidence of being financially self-sufficient.

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