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Why they call it a Green Card.The first Resident Alien Card (Green Card) had green-stripes on one side and was issued many years ago (1950s). There have been several revisions to the Resident Alien Card with the newest being mostly white in color. The Resident Alien Card version that is carried by most Lawful Permenant Residents is the pink/salmon colored card (second newest card). T
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because it helps the enviroment

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When did the green card in the US start?

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I had a student visa but went out of status Can i marry a green card holder and apply for a green card?"

What green cards need to be renewed?

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If you have a green card can you live in Canada?

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Is green card capitalized?

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What is the US Green Card Lottery?

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Can i enter the us without my green card?

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if you are pregnant can you breing your husband with a green card

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Green card when you marry?

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