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Tulsi Gabbard Wants Europeans To Apply For Visas Because Of 'Danger' Of Islamic Terrorists

AP | By BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A House Democrat wants to suspend British, French and German citizens from visa-free travel to the U.S. because of "large numbers"...

Wait For Immigrant Visas Is Over A Decade For Some

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — Sergio Garcia, the Californian granted a law license despite being in the U.S. illegally, has been waiting in vain since 1994 to get...

Immigration Reform: Don't Rush to Build Biometric Exit System

David Schanzer | Posted 06.10.2013 | Politics
David Schanzer

Immigration reform legislation is likely to be complex with dozens of hot button issues. Close scrutiny should be addressed, however, to an obscure border security issue -- the biometric exit system -- that will not stir the emotions of many, but could cost taxpayers billions of dollars.

Why Is the Government Making It Difficult For Foreign Musicians to Perform?

The New York Times | Posted 04.11.2012 | Entertainment

Procedures for obtaining U.S. Visas have become increasingly difficult for foreign artists and performers. In some cases, the restrictions have been s...

StartUp Visa Act: Senators Kerry, Lugar Propose Legislation That Would Grant Visas To Entrepreneurs

The Economic Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It looks like the startup founder visa, a concept that has a lot of backing from the startup and venture community, might actually become a reality: S...

Two Common Sense Ways to Improve the Economy

Robert A. Iger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Robert A. Iger

Curbing piracy and making it easier to visit our country are straightforward and immediate ways to spur long-term job growth. The decline in foreign visitors has probably cost the country around 245,000 jobs. Piracy has cost another 375,000.

Beard Feared, Sheared

Summer Qassim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Summer Qassim

After I asked my then-fiance to grow a beard, the biggest cliche that I've encountered has been hearing people tell him, 'Your beard makes you look like a [insert Taliban, mullah, religious fundamentalist].'