Impact of Government Shutdown

As of this writing, the children in Washington have yet to reach an agreement to fund the government and there are some immigration services that are impacted however, not as many as some would expect. Many immigration services are fee driven so are not impacted. Below is a quick list: 1. LCA’s can not be… Continue reading Impact of Government Shutdown

No More RFE’s ? Effect of Government Shutdown ?

As October 1st looms and a government shutdown is now only hours away, we wanted to provide people with a quick update on the effect of a government shutdown on the processing of immigration cases: Department of State: Most visa processing would cease and likely only emergency visas would be processed. Department of Labor: Will… Continue reading No More RFE’s ? Effect of Government Shutdown ?

Government shutdown looming ? Impact on immigration

If the political parties can’t agree on a budget and the government shuts down on Fri. as threatened, the implications to various agencies involved in immigration processing are significant. Although, much is not yet announced it is likely that there would be little impact to the USCIS as they are primarily funded by fees whereas… Continue reading Government shutdown looming ? Impact on immigration