But the U.S. government has proved disappointingly slow in granting those visas.
“In the long run, the government will earn money by granting work permits,” and collecting taxes from undocumented workers.
granting the Purple Heart is just the first step in fully legitimizing and addressing PTSD.
c.1200, "allowance, consent, permission," from Anglo-French graunter, from Old French granter, collateral variant of creanter "to promise, guarantee, confirm, authorize," from Latin credentem (nominative credens), present participle of credere "to believe, to trust" (see credo).
early 13c., "to allow, consent, permit," from Old French granter (see grant (n.)). Meaning "admit, acknowledge" is from c.1300; hence to take (something) for granted (1610s). Related: Granted; granting.