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Tightened Security Creating Visa Backlog

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Tightened Security Creating Visa Backlog

Tightened Security Creating Visa Backlog

Tightened Security Creating Visa Backlog

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President Bush has not been able to reduce the backlog of visa applications and other immigration paperwork, as he had promised. The reason seems to be a new layer of security checks following the Sept. 11 attacks. NPR's Jennifer Ludden reports.