A very common scenario when you use "self help' and file by yourselves with USCIS, without attorney representation. While accountable to reputable immigration lawyers in their community who are AILA members, USCIS does not give a d....m about the unrepresented "public". That's the sad, bitter truth, no matter which way you'll look at it.
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Hard to know. Schedule an InfoPass appointment or hire an attorney. Please see
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Keep calling and making info pass appointments. They may just be back Logged. Consider having an immigration lawyer follow up on your behalf.
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Wait as directed.
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Quite a few different things could be happening, it is very speculative. Maybe the file is with a supervisor, maybe it was reassigned, maybe it was sent to investigations, or maybe something else.
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Many different thing could have happened. The officer that is responsible for your case could be backlogged, or the file could have been just forgotten about. You need to keep on top of the matter by contacting the filed office, and maybe even a correspondence to the officer that handled your interview regarding the status of the issuance of the RFE. Make sure that you complete a change of address form if you move while this is pending. A reputable attorney in your area might also help get a response in your case.