By Peter Muller, director of Immigration Policy for Intel The best argument for increasing the number visas issued to highly skilled immigrants is the positive impact they have on the U.S. economy. A new report by the Congressional Budget Office … Read more >
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By Peter Muller, Director of Immigration Policy for Intel One of the most difficult challenges of immigration reform – and perhaps the key to whether reform is accomplished this year – is how to treat the roughly 11.5 million people … Read more >
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Today, Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee have brought American companies one step closer to accessing a more competitive workforce, by adopting a set of amendments offered by Senator Orrin Hatch to the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization … Read more >
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Last night, a bipartisan group of eight United States Senators introduced legislation to reform our nation’s immigration laws. Since Intel conducts three quarters of its high-tech manufacturing and R&D here in the United States, immigration reform is a top policy … Read more >
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Following November’s elections, President Obama and Republican leaders focused on the importance of immigration reform and placed it high on the agenda for the 113th Congress. This week, the President and Congress are kicking off the legislative effort. A bipartisan … Read more >
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Attempt to spur job creation by securing highly skilled talent of foreign-born workers The House of Representatives considered today a proposal to provide up to 55,000 new employment-based visas (green cards) for highly skilled workers. The legislation, known as the … Read more >