Citizenship in the News

Higher immigration fees put on hold

Higher immigration fees put on hold

By Sarah Betancourt Massachusetts October 7, 2020 FOR THOUSANDS of Massachusetts immigrants worried about paying higher fees for immigration and citizenship applications, the significant increases have been held at bay —at least temporarily. A federal judge in...
US Citizenship Isn’t Only For People Who Can Afford It

US Citizenship Isn’t Only For People Who Can Afford It

By Martin J. Walsh Boston, MA September 17, 2020 On every Constitution and Citizenship Day since my first year as mayor, the city of Boston proudly celebrates the signing of the U.S. Constitution on Sept. 17, 1787, by helping hundreds of people apply for citizenship....