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USCIS to Require Pre-Registration of H-1B Petitions

A new document released from the Department of Homeland Security entitled “Registration Requirement for Petitioners Seeking to File H-1B Petitions on Behalf of Aliens Subject to Numerical Limitations”

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The Government Attack on Legal Immigration

The US Administration has staged several high-profile attempts to legal immigration in the past year. There has been an increase in immigration and customs related arrests, campaigning for a border wall,

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The New Startup Act and Immigrant Entrepreneurship

According to Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS), “New business formation and the rate of entrepreneurship have reached historic lows.” The U.S. lags behind other countries in entrepreneurship and is losing

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Visa Alternatives for Immigrant Entrepreneurs

According to the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, immigrants are almost twice as likely as native-born individuals to become entrepreneurs. A 2016 study from the National Foundation for American Policy

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RAISE Act Receives Key Congressional Endorsement

U.S. Senators David Purdue and Tom Cotton’s bill Reforming American Immigration for Strong Economy Act (RAISE Act) has received a key congressional endorsement in its efforts to move towards being the

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Staffing Companies Targeted in New H-1B Bill

California Rep. Darrell Issa has ramped up his effort to present legislation which will unfairly target H-1B employers, especially U.S. based tech companies that support other U.S. companies by providing

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Federal Reserve President Calls for More Immigration to Save the Economy

Earlier this month, Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester made a speech to the Cato Institute in Washington regarding the future of the U.S. economy. Her outlook was not positive. One of

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Canada, Google, and the Future of U.S. Business Immigration

On November 2nd, Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google Parent company Alphabet Inc., praised Canada’s cultivation of tech friendly immigration policies saying he was “enormously thankful to Canadians” for

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Chair of Trump’s Council of Economic Advisers Cites Immigration as Key to Economic Growth

In 2013, Kevin Hassett, who is now chair of the Trump Administration Council of Economic Advisors, wrote an article entitled “America Needs Workers” in an issue of National Review. In the article,

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Aging Baby Boomers and the Need for Immigration in the Healthcare Shortage

The baby boomer generation is composed of persons born between 1946 and 1964. They will reach retirement age between 2011 and 2029. In the coming years, there will be an unprecedented demand on our healthcare

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