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Articles Tagged: petition for alien relative

What is the Status of Backlogged 21,000 Family Based Petitions (I-130)?


Due to a huge backlog in processing pending I-130 petitions in November 2010, USCIS transferred approximately 36,000 I-130 petitions from their California Service Center to their Texas Service Center. USCIS hoped that this redistribution of work would result in more timely adjudication of these petitions. However, according to USCIS, due to a number of unforeseen […]