Obama’s New Immigration Policy

On November 20, 2014, President Obama announced his long-awaited changes to our broken immigration system. None of the changes will take place immediately, nevertheless, for 4-5 million persons, most of them undocumented, there is considerable good news.

1. Deferred Action for Parental Accountability (DAPA) –Certain parents of US citizensand green card holders will be able to apply for relief and work cards under DAPA. The age of the child is irrelevant. Even if you are 50+ years old and your son/daughter gets a green card through his/her citizen spouse, you may be eligible for DAPA. To qualify, you need