Infographic: immigration reform’s paths to citizenship

Immigration reform legislation is on the table — but how complicated is the path to citizenship? Quartz put together a great infographic to answer that question. Take a look.

Sara Inés Calderón | April 23, 2013 | 12:42 am
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The “Gang of 8” bipartisan group of Senators introduced immigration reform legislation last week that, after a time, would theoretically allow people without legal status in the U.S. to gain access to a path to citizenship that would take 13 years.

There are many caveats in the bill, as you can see from this infographic put together by Quartz. There are caveats if you committed crimes, what dates you arrived to the U.S. and more.

Check out this infographic from Quartz and let us know what you think about immigration reform.

To see the full size image click here.

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About Sara Inés Calderón (183 Posts)

Sara Inés Calderón is a journalist and writer who lives between Texas and California. Follow her on Twitter @SaraChicaD.

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  1. Posted April 23, 2013 at 12:48 am | Permalink

    a picture is worth a thousand words and the first words here are “this sucks”

  2. Posted April 26, 2013 at 1:14 pm | Permalink

    I hear that!

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