DHS DACA Rescission Memo

Copied from the DHS website: Memorandum on Rescission Of Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Release Date: September 5, 2017 MEMORANDUM FOR: James W. McCament Acting Director U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Thomas D. Homan Acting Director U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Kevin K. McAleenan Acting Commissioner U.S. Customs and Border Protection Joseph B. Maher[…]

Breaking: AG Session rescinds DACA. Our Remarks.

A few moments ago, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced in a prepared speech that the 2012 President Obama program called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) is rescinded with a 6 month delay.  Watson Immigration Law is appalled at this cruel action taken against young adults who know nowhere but America as their home.[…]

Tahmina Talks Immigration with Shiza Shahid, co-founder Malala Fund on Sept. 5th at 10am on Desi 1250am!

I am thrilled and honored to announce that my guest next Tuesday will be Shiza Shahid, Co-Founder of the Malala Fund!  We will be live on air on Desi1250am on Tuesday September 5th 2017 at 10am PST! Shiza Shahid is an entrepreneur, investor, speaker and women’s rights advocate. She is passionate about leveraging philanthropy, venture capital,[…]

Tahmina Talks Immigration with Manka Dhingra, WA State Senate Candidate on August 15th at 10am PST on Desi 1250am

I am delighted to announce that my guest this week will be Manka Dhingra, candidate for Washington States Senate! We will be live on air on Desi1250am on Tuesday August 15th 2017 at 10am PST as well as live on Facebook! Manka Dhingra is running for State Senate to address critical needs in education funding, mental[…]

September 2017 Visa Bulletin Commentary

The September 2017 Visa Bulletin was recently released. Most notably, F1 and F4 retrogressed for all countries except Mexico and the Philippines to May 1, 2010 and January 1, 2002 respectively. These categories will become current again on October 1, 2017. Additionally, there was forward movement in some of the employment-based categories that previously retrogressed. Please[…]