There are serious consequences for foreign nationals who lose their immigrant status in the United States. For foreign nationals classified as an unlawful presence, it can take years to get another visa. Now, a recent expansion of the provisional I-601a waiver program could make it easier for foreign nationals to recover their status and return to the United States.
America's story is the story of immigration. Our nation has always been replenished and revitalized by immigrants in search of freedom and opportunity.
She entered the United States fresh from high school graduation in Mexico, moving north with her family after the unexpected death of her father. After suffering humiliation at the hands of an employer belittling her over her language skills, she took a number of classes in English for Speakers of Other Languages.