On September 24, 2017, the President issued a Presidential Proclamation titled “Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry into the United States by Terrorists or other Public-Safety Threats.” Per Section 2 of Executive Order 13780 of March 6, 2017 (Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United States), a global review was conducted to determine what additional information is needed from each foreign country to assess whether foreign nationals who seek to enter the United States pose a security or safety threat.
The White House has issued a third travel ban to restrict travel and immigration into the United States. There are changes to this ban that we feel are important to bring to your attention.
The Trump Administration has issued a statement on the "RAISE" Act, which the administration claims would "create a merit-based immigration system that protects our workers, our taxpayers, and our economy." The RAISE act would prioritize immigrants based on their skills and would reduce overall immigration numbers.