The Immigration Obstacle Course: Many Paths to Green Card, Citizenship

"The talk about reforming the American immigration system has focused on getting 11 million undocumented workers on the path to citizenship. It’s a simple idea that obscures a thorny truth. There is no single path to citizenship. There are hundreds." - Erin McClam, NBC News, Apr. 10,...

Waiting Half a Life for a Green Card

"For Sergio Garcia, the magic number is 25. That's how many years he will have waited for his green card if, as he estimates, he gets it in 2019. Garcia, 36, is one of millions of immigrants seeking a green card, or legal permanent residency in the U.S., which he has called home for most of...