Citizenship in the News

US Immigration Agency To Hike Fees As Revenue Runs Dry

US Immigration Agency To Hike Fees As Revenue Runs Dry

By Suzanne Monyak Law 360 May 17, 2020  U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services expects to run out of funding this summer, and will raise application fees in response while making a “one-time emergency request” of $1.2 billion from Congress. USCIS, which...
Thousands wait to take US citizenship oath amid virus delays

Thousands wait to take US citizenship oath amid virus delays

By Philip Marcelo AP News May 24, 2020 Wendy De Los Santos passed the test to become a U.S. citizen just days before government offices shut down nationwide because of the coronavirus pandemic. In mid-March, officials said they would tell her in a few weeks when she...