In this March 20, 2013 image, Iraqi immigrant Ali Altamimi flattens a car’s carpeting at his car parts export business in Seattle while Ubaida Mufrej looks on. The federal government has issued less... more 
In this March 20, 2013 image, Iraqi immigrant Ali Altamimi flattens a car’s carpeting at his car parts export business in Seattle while Ubaida Mufrej looks on. The federal government has issued less than a quarter of 25,000 visas for Iraqis who aided U.S. efforts during the Iraq War and the program is set to end this year. Mufrej, who worked in Iraq under American companies, came to the U.S. under the special visa program. (AP Photo/Manuel Valdes) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Manuel Valdes
Sun, Mar 24, 2013 1:46 PM EDT