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Immigrants to Get Extension for Expiring or Expired U.S. Work Permits

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DHS says the extension is due to a backlog of renewals. Immigrants who work in the United States have to regularly renew their permits. If renewals aren't granted then work permits would lapse. Employers would have to let go thousands of workers, which could disrupt the supply chain.
2 months ago·Washington, United States

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Times of India

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Reuters

U.S. to extend some expiring immigrant work permits for year and a half

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2 months ago·United Kingdom
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IBTimes

U.S. To Extend Some Expiring Immigrant Work Permits For Year And A Half

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2 months ago·United States
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The Hill

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The federal government on Tuesday extended temporary work authorization for a broad array of immigrants who are awaiting their final immigration papers. United States Citizenship and Immigration Se…

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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Business Standard

US announces 1.5-year extension for some expiring immigrant work permits

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Politico

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2 months ago·Washington, United States
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