No job, no way home: The Chinese workers in the US left in limbo by coronavirus

CNN | Apr 8, 2020 at 10:45 PM
  • Fter her company laid her off last month, Tang Chen couldn’t sleep.
  • When H1-B visa holders like Tang lose their jobs they have 60 days to file for a change of status — such as becoming a tourist or student — or find a new employer willing to sponsor their work visa.
  • On April 3, AILA filed suit against USCIS to try to maintain the status of non-immigrants and extend immigration-related deadlines.