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New visa change could hurt Ill. areas in need of doctors : Foreign physicians planning to work in underserved places may face delay

Just days before President Donald Trump signed a new travel ban Monday, his administration made a separate visa change that could frustrate many workers' and employers' plans, including those of foreign doctors hoping to serve Illinois' neediest areas.

On Friday, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced it would temporarily suspend expedited visa processing for all petitions for H-1B visas -- visas that allow highly skilled people from other countries to work in the U.S. Those v

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