• US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians

    20 days ago - By KETV

    The Department of Homeland Security has terminated temporary residency program for almost 60,000 Haitians.
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  • US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians

    US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians

    20 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation. The Homeland Security Department said conditions in Haiti have improved significantly, so the benefit...
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  • US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians

    20 days ago - By News OK

    WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation.
    The Homeland Security Department says conditions in Haiti have improved significantly, so the benefit will be extended one last time until July 2019 to give Haitians time to prepare to return home.
    Advocates and members of Congress from both parties had asked the Trump administration for an 18-month extension of the program, known as Temporary Protected Status.
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