"RETROGRESSION OF JUNE CUT-OFF DATES
WORLDWIDE F2A: The cut-off date for the Family F2A category was advanced at a very rapid pace during fiscal year 2013 in an effort to generate demand to use all numbers available under the annual limit. Those movements have resulted in a dramatic increase...
" VISA RETROGRESSION OF MEXICO AND PHILIPPINES CUT-OFF DATES
Family-sponsored Fourth preference: It has been necessary to slightly retrogress this cut-off date to March 1, 1997 in an attempt to hold number use within the annual limit.
Family-sponsored First preference...
DOS, May 6, 2016 - "RETROGRESSION OF SEVERAL FAMILY-SPONSORED AND EMPLOYMENT-BASED FINAL ACTION DATES FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE
CHINA F4: The increased level of applicant demand being received has necessitated retrogression of the June final action date, in an effort to hold...