Green Card Holders in America
Green Card holders or a permanent residents in USA are authorized to live and work in the USA on a permanent basis. US residents who are granted this authorization will get a permanent resident card commonly known as "Green Card" and entitles them to all rights as US citizens other than that of voting or contesting in US elections. Most Green Card holders in America are sponsored by a family member or an employer in the USA. There are other who become permanent residents of USA through refugee or asylum status or through humanitarian programs. In certain cased you are eligible to file for Green Card status yourself.