(NEWS) Advocates frustrated with administration as green cards poised to expire

The clock is running out on more than 100,000 employment-based green cards that the Biden administration could — but likely won’t — issue before the end of the fiscal year. The green cards, or permanent residency permits, are available for the administration to dole out to eligible immigrants but will expire on Sept. 30. President Biden‘s pro-immigrant rhetoric has contrasted with former President Trump‘s restrictionist stance. But thus far, the administration has shown no signs that it will expend political capital to assign the expiring green cards, frustrating immigration advocates.

Rafael Bernal, The Hill, August 29, 2021
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