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If You Love America, Thank an Immigrant on Thanksgiving - CitizenPath

If You Love America, Thank an Immigrant on Thanksgiving - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
This Thanksgiving as you debate President Obama’s recent executive action on immigration at the dinner table, take a moment to thank an immigrant.
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Green Card Renewal Denied - CitizenPath

Green Card Renewal Denied - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Did you know almost 35% of Form I-90 applicants get their green card renewal denied? Read 4 of the reasons for denial and how to prepare Form I-90 properly.
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The Startup Visa Shutdown - CitizenPath

The Startup Visa Shutdown - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Despite the fact that foreign-born innovators can bring thousands of jobs to the United States, there is no startup visa for entrepreneurs and founders.
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U.S. Citizenship Myths - CitizenPath

U.S. Citizenship Myths - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Millions of permanent residents are eligible for U.S. citizenship, but don't take that step. There are 3 major U.S. citizenship myths you should know about.
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Do I need to carry my green card with me? - CitizenPath

Do I need to carry my green card with me? - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Question: I heard that I need to carry my green card with me, but someone else said to leave it at home in a safe place. What should I do? Answer: You are legally required to carry your green card with you if you are age 18 or older. Section 264(e) of the Immigration and …
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DACA-mentation for All - CitizenPath

DACA-mentation for All - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Upcoming executive action by the President has many anticipating that DACA-mentation will be expanded to cover many more immigrants.
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U.S. Citizenship Application Checklist - CitizenPath

U.S. Citizenship Application Checklist - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Before you file N-400, read our U.S. citizenship application checklist to ensure you're ready to answer all the questions. Download the checklist too.
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DACA Costs and How to Pay for DACA - CitizenPath

DACA Costs and How to Pay for DACA - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
One of the greatest barriers to more people applying for deferred action has been the cost. CitizenPath reviews how to pay for DACA.
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An expired work permit could be fatal to permanent resident application - Filipino Reporter

An expired work permit could be fatal to permanent resident application - Filipino Reporter | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
An expired work permit could be fatal to permanent resident application
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Q. I entered Canada as a live-in caregiver and have been working for over two years. I did not apply for permanent residence yet.
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I've seen this happen. It's tragic.

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Immigration Is Changing Much More Than the Immigration Debate

Immigration Is Changing Much More Than the Immigration Debate | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
In 1994, California Governor Pete Wilson aired television ads showing people scrambling across the Mexican border near San Diego. “The rules are being broken,” a narrator intoned. “Pete Wilson has ...
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The Lack of Visa Options for Entrepreneurs is Hurting America's Economy - Entrepreneur (blog)

The Lack of Visa Options for Entrepreneurs is Hurting America's Economy - Entrepreneur (blog) | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Entrepreneur (blog) The Lack of Visa Options for Entrepreneurs is Hurting America's Economy Entrepreneur (blog) The other option for foreign workers, a permanent residency “green card”, can take months or years to acquire due to backlogs in the...
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$680 to become a citizen? Way too much - Chicago Tribune

$680 to become a citizen? Way too much - Chicago Tribune | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
$680 to become a citizen? Way too much
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In April we called on legislators and the Obama administration to remove one of the biggest obstacles legal immigrants face: the cost of applying for citizenship.
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It costs way too much... but it is worth it.

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Permanent Residence vs Citizenship - CitizenPath

Permanent Residence vs Citizenship - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
We explain the cost and benefit differences between permanent residence vs citizenship and how applying for U.S. citizenship is easier than ever.
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Immigration Action Explained - CitizenPath

Immigration Action Explained - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Now that immigration action has been announced, CitizenPath explains who is covered by deferred action and how to prepare for the application.
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U.S. Citizenship Myths - CitizenPath

U.S. Citizenship Myths - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Millions of permanent residents are eligible for U.S. citizenship, but don't take that step. There are 3 major U.S. citizenship myths you should know about.
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Been there. Done that. This is so true.

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Snapdeal offers a lesson about immigration reform

Gone are the days when the United States was the only land of opportunity.
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USCIS Quietly Preparing for Immigration Surge - CitizenPath

USCIS Quietly Preparing for Immigration Surge - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
USCIS is preparing for an immigration surge of green cards and work permits ahead of President Obama executive action announcement on immigration.
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Executive Action on Immigration by U.S. Presidents Has a Long History - CitizenPath

Executive Action on Immigration by U.S. Presidents Has a Long History - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
A recently released report documents the numerous executive actions by each U.S. president from 1956 to the present.
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Deferred Action Renewal... Without the Lawyer - CitizenPath

Deferred Action Renewal... Without the Lawyer - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Deferred action renewal is significantly easier for DACA grantees to prepare on their own than the initial application. Learn how you can file by yourself.
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3 Surprising Facts about F-1 Student Employment - CitizenPath

3 Surprising Facts about F-1 Student Employment - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
If you're an international student that wants to work in the United States, read about these 3 surprising facts regarding F-1 student employment.
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3 Reasons Not to Enter Green Card Lottery - CitizenPath

3 Reasons Not to Enter Green Card Lottery - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
For most, the green card lottery is a terrific opportunity. For others, there are reasons not to enter green card lottery. Learn more.
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How to Get a Copy of Your Immigration File - CitizenPath

How to Get a Copy of Your Immigration File - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Learn how to request access and copies of your own immigration files through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request.
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How to Read a USCIS Receipt Number - CitizenPath

How to Read a USCIS Receipt Number - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
When you file a petition or application with USCIS, you'll receive a receipt number. We explain how to read a USCIS receipt number.
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5 Most Common Reasons N-400 Denied - CitizenPath

5 Most Common Reasons N-400 Denied - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Citizenship is the pinnacle of U.S. immigration. Here are 5 of the most common reasons that applicants have their Form N-400 denied.
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Top 3 Citizenship Application Questions - CitizenPath

Top 3 Citizenship Application Questions - CitizenPath | Immigration: Citizenship & Naturalization | Scoop.it
Get answers to 3 of the most commonly asked questions when preparing N-400, Application for Naturalization (U.S. citizenship application).
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