Im 21 years old i came here at the age of 3 in 1994 and my question is can i apply for my residency through marriage with out having to leave the US i'm salvadorian i don't know if that makes a differences. I really would not want to leave i just got married and i have a son to raise. I dont have any legal documents as in work permit or anything. Also my mother is a US citizen she claimed me its been 3 years and i have no answer yet. Im really clueless on what i should do i would like to atleast get a work permit to drive and work.