Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Supreme Court Unblocks Parts of Trump's Travel Ban

VOANews: Supreme Court Unblocks Parts of Trump's Travel Ban

The U.S. Supreme Court Monday gave a partial victory to President Donald Trump, allowing parts of his revised travel ban to take effect until it reviews the issue definitively in October. Trump's executive order bans granting new visas for travelers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen for 90 days, and suspends the U.S. refugee program for 120 days. Federal courts in Hawaii and Maryland blocked the so-called Muslim ban after it was issued in March. Zlatica Hoke reports.
Originally published at - https://www.voanews.com/a/3917684.html

VOANews: US Sets New Visa Rules for 6 Mainly Muslim Nations, Refugees

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Wednesday set new criteria for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim nations and all refugees that require a “close” family or business tie to the United States. (Read more)

#NoBanNoWall Interviews

During Presidents' Week, US Citizenship Podcast posted a series of Citizenship multiple-choice quiz PDFs based on the N-400 Application for Naturalization plus 10 civics questions.

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