1. HLG has heard that the DOS’s Visa Bulletin in either March or April will aggressively promote many EB categories including EB3. While this would be welcome, it doesn’t take away from urgency that a Schedule A visa bill is passed.
3. The DOS recently announced an increase to the NVC fee. The fee has been increased by $20, and now stands at $355. With the $45 security surcharge, the total NVC fee is $400.