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Immigration Law

"Brutal Retrogression" in Nov. 2021 Visa Bulletin

Visa Bulletin for November 2021 - "It has been necessary to retrogress both the China-mainland born and India Employment Third preference final action dates. This is a direct result of extraordinarily heavy applicant demand for numbers, primarily by Citizenship and Immigration Services offices for adjustment of status cases."

On Twitter, Lily S. Axelrod writes: "Brutal retrogression for EB India this morning. @USCIS wasted 80k green cards in FY2021, got another huge rollover this year, and DOS already signals they don’t think USCIS can handle FY2022…"