Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Sun and clouds both days with lower humidity. High temps are due to only reach the lower 80s. Early mornings in the low to mid 50s.
Immigration officials say those who applied
for citizenship after June 1st will have to wait more than a year
to become Americans.
The delay will prevent many from voting in next November's
The delay is due to a deluge of applications as immigrants
rushed to beat drastic fee increases for naturalization, legal
residency, work permits, international adoptions and a host of
other immigration benefits.
That means naturalization applications filed after June 1st will
take 15 months to 18 months to process.
A total of 2.5 million applications were filed with the agency
during the months of July and August.