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Biden Administration Announces Measures to Clear Immigration Backlog

Biden Administration Announces Measures to Clear Immigration Backlog

The Biden administration announced three measures to reduce a growing multimillion-case backlog of immigration applications. USCIS plans to expand the number of applicants who can pay extra fees to have their immigration petitions adjudicated more quickly, propose a rule that would provide relief to immigrants waiting for work permit renewals and set shorter processing time goals.