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In the age of Trump, the wait for a green card gets longer and more uncertain for Indian H4 visa holders

Updated : October 19, 2018 11:58 AM IST

In 2015, the Obama administration introduced the H4-EAD, which removed work restrictions for the spouses of H1-B workers.
There is every indication that the H4EAD may be scrapped in a matter of months, and the spouses will again lose their independence, their identity and ability to work.
The move could impact more than 70,000 H-4 EAD visa holders and their families, the majority of whom are Indians and mostly women.
In the age of Trump, the wait for a green card gets longer and more uncertain for Indian H4 visa holders
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