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High Skilled Immigration

America's Immigrants: Finding Worth Beyond Skill

James Witte | Posted 11.10.2013 | Politics
James Witte

Have we re-written the motto on the Statue of Liberty, replacing "Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.." with "Give me your energetic, your highly skilled, distinctive elites seeking to maximize their current market value..."?

Boehner Should Drop Hastert Rule, Honor Pledge to Let House 'Work Its Will' on Immigration Reform

Brian Levin | Posted 08.31.2013 | Politics
Brian Levin

At best, it is hard to imagine Boehner retaining the speakership for more than a few years. So why doesn't Boehner honor his pledge to let Congress "work its will" democratically and put the interests of the American people first?

How Immigration Reform Helps Undocumented Immigrants Jump the Queue

Dinkar Jain | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics
Dinkar Jain

Under the proposed bill, an undocumented immigrant who entered the U.S. in December 2011 will have more economic rights than an MIT engineer who enter...

Bring in Foreign Talent to Create US Jobs

Gary Shapiro | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics
Gary Shapiro

Canada gets it. They are recruiting the world’s brightest people who our crazy immigration laws repel.

Study: More Highly-Skilled Guest Workers Would Lower Wages

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 05.10.2013 | Business

The charge led by major technology companies to bring more high-skilled immigrants into the U.S. could lower wages for the workers already here, a new...

Elise Foley

Immigrants, Businesses Face Cap On High-Skilled Worker Visas | Elise Foley | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Many companies looking to hire high-skilled workers from overseas are out of luck after the government reached a cap on one visa categor...