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Local Americans pan US immigration rules

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Sept. 23, 2011, 2:50 a.m. | Ukraine — by Mariya Manzhos

Ukrainian citizens stand in a queue to receive visas to Poland near Poland’s Consulate in Lviv.
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The U.S. immigration agency is enforcing a new set of rules that can make life harder for Americans and their non-citizen spouses living overseas.
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Anonymous Sept. 23, 2011, 3:32 p.m.    

America is broke, it can't afford to pay an army of public servants to process visa of deadbeats americans who can't find wife in USA. The decision is in line with cutting government spending where its possible. In any case all these people going to USA to live off the social security system. There are even Ukrainians married to US citizens that are getting mnoey from US taxpayers while living it off in cheaper Kiev. This has got to stop and its happening now.

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Anonymous Sept. 27, 2011, 10:43 p.m.    

Republican retard????

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