Report: First lady Melania Trump sponsored parents' green card application
Sources familiar with the matter tell ABC News first lady Melania Trump sponsored both her parents' green card application, a move which eventually led to their gaining U.S. citizenship on Thursday through a process that the president has derisively called “chain migration”.
The first lady's parents, Viktor and Amalija Knavs, were sworn in as U.S. citizens at a federal immigration court in New York City.
"Citizenship was just awarded," the Slovenian couple's immigration lawyer Michael Wildes said after accompanying them to the courthouse. Read more from ABC News.
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