A Brief History of U.S. Immigration

At the dawn of the nation we know today as the United States of America, there was no concept of “illegal” or “legal” immigration because there were no laws in this country governing the movement

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State Department Memos Tighten Restrictions on U.S. Visas

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has released a diplomatic cable cable to all U.S. embassies stating that persons who have obtained a visa before entering the U.S. must follow through on their plans upon

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Venture Capitalist Sue Over Delay of International Entrepreneur Rule

The International Entrepreneur Rule is Obama-era legislation which allows international entrepreneurs to open U.S. companies if they obtain U.S. investment. The rule was signed by Former President Obama

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Canadian Express Work Permits: Will the Next Apple be Canadian?

While America is poised to making hiring high skilled workers more difficult, Canada has launched their fast track work permit program which will grant high-skilled foreign nationals a work permit in

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DACA by the Numbers: The economic impact of rescinding DACA.

Last Tuesday when President Trump ended DACA, Attorney General Jeff Sessions claimed DACA was taking jobs and income away from Americans. However, despite the debate, this is just flatly untrue. Several

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Congressional Options for Replacing DACA

A key question after President Trump’s rescinding of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA on Tuesday is what’s next for America’s 1.1 million DACA-eligible undocumented immigrants. Unfortunately,

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Rescinding DACA Will Create Almost a Million Illegal Aliens

…and Shatter the Dreams of a Generation of Legal Workers Today, President Trump announced an end to the Obama-era legislation known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA. Groups on both

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Immigration is Key to Growing the U.S. Economy

Jobs are integral to a thriving economy. Now, in the decade following the recession, stimulating job growth is a top priority to keep the economy growing. An article published by the Kauffman Foundation

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The H-1B Visa – A Catalyst for Economic Growth

Most agree that economic growth is an important factor in propelling the nation forward. A commonly overlooked economic stimulus is immigration – in particular the H-1B visa. The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant

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RAISE Act Immigration Bill: Not a new idea. Not a good idea.

Earlier this month, President Trump formally backed a modified version of the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act or RAISE Act. The bill was first introduced into Congress by Republican

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