Don't hold your breathe. No significant immigration legislation has been approved Congress this session.
(213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration experience. His response to your question is general in nature, as not all the facts are known to him. You should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law to review all the facts in your case in order to receive advice specific to your case. Mr. Shusterman's statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship.
I would almost guarentee there will be no action on any immigration bill before the election. Is is too hot a topic and the politicians don't want to touch it one way or the other.
Obama did take some action on the judicial discresion issue.However, you will likely not see for a long time or never see any such discretion in regard to aggravated felons. Most voters are for deporting criminals.
Its like going to visit someone in their home. They catch you stealing their silverware they are going to ask you to leave and not invite you back again.