Relief from deportation and green cards for those waiting in backlogs ... “Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough, a former immigration lawyer, shut down the possibility of granting 8 ...
Recapturing” unused green cards from years past may be Democrats’ best chance to make immigration policy changes through reconciliation.
Earlier, Elizabeth MacDonough, the Senate Parliamentarian ... While the bill does not seek to eliminate country-caps for green cards, nor increase the annual quota of H-1B cap Disappointed by ...
Activists placed 400 green placards in front of the United States Capitol on Wednesday to dramatize their demand that lawmakers grant permanent residence to the nearly 400,000 foreign nationals now ...
Democrats have sent the Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough an alternative immigration ... registry that is outdated but has been used as a tool to provide green cards for some undocumented ...
It would also provide green cards to other groups of immigrants ... shot down by none other than the Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough, a setback that likely closes the door on efforts ...
This time, the kill came from a nonpartisan, nonelected official: the Senate parliamentarian, Elizabeth MacDonough ... that included an increase of green cards, or permanent resident cards.
Earlier this month, Elizabeth MacDonough ... immigrants who were in the U.S. before a specified date to apply for green cards. The registry date is currently 1972, rendering it largely obsolete.
Instead, Democrats are mulling over a third proposal for her review that would only grant immigrants parole — the right to remain temporarily in the country — rather than green cards ...
WASHINGTON — Recapturing unused green cards, a policy fix in the House ... received a formal review by Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough, and frustrated advocates say Democrats are ...