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  • LinkedIn profile data is being used to determine an employee's 'flight' risk https://t.co/Up5DbXKsDi via @sHRSoftware

    Shoutout: #Chromebook Plus's pen function. It can capture text/graphics, w/ annotation, saves to Google Keep for x-platform use

    I reported in 2012 that IBM had more employees in India than the U.S. @vindugoel https://t.co/AnxZO0zk4l NYT: https://t.co/ywmthx3fYm

    California Lawmakers Approve Anti-Offshoring Legislation #h1b @informationweek
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    US Air Force Academy to buy two SoftBank Robotics Humanoid Pepper #Robots FBO: https://t.co/8dA6FG310R Robots: https://t.co/S7hzee4dmh

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    • Another Highly Misleading Aspect of H.R. 170 November 19, 2017
      In my post yesterday, I should have mentioned another crucial point about the $60,000 threshhold. As I explained yesterday, this bar only applies to the issue of the extra “hoops” that H-1B dependent employers must jump through. Currently, in order to be exempt from these hoops, an employer must pay at least $60K. This number […]
    • Orwellian Bill Passes House Committee November 18, 2017
      I have been hectoring activists, labor groups, immigration reform groups, and last but not least, all you readers about the fallacy and danger of IGIB — Intels Good, Infosyses Bad — a doctrine that holds that abuses of the H-1B work visa are committed mainly by Infosys and the other outsourcing firms. The firms that […]
    • The Schools Can Decide the Definition of STEM for OPT? November 17, 2017
      Optional Practical Training (OPT) is a controversial aspect of the F-1 foreign student visa. It allows a foreign student to work in the U.S. for one to three years after graduation, with the longer period being for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields. It should be no surprise that OPT is controversial. As Ron […]
    • An Unwarranted Attack November 14, 2017
      I was startled this morning to read in my Google Alerts newsfeed of a vicious and unwarranted attack in Redstate.com on Prof. Ron Hira of Howard University. Unfortunately, I haven’t had much time for writing blog posts lately, but really, that Redstate.com article demands comment. Ron is one of the top researchers on the H-1B […]
    • Unnoticed Role Reversals November 3, 2017
      I’ve always been amazed at how many “unclothed emperors” pop up in political debates. Since no one else seems to be noticing, I’ll share a couple of current ones here. First, consider a hot news item these days, involving Russian “elements” placing ads on Facebook to organize people interested in, inter alia, African-American civil rights. […]
  • Come on down, Orlando welcomes American workers https://t.co/IISIOElmp8

    TO ALL AMERICAN WORKERS -> PLEASE BOOK YOUR FLIGHTS TO ORLANDO ON DECEMBER 2nd - WE NEED TO ALL UNITE AROUND OUR GREAT AMERICAN HERO SARA !!!! PLEASE RETWEET & ATTEND !!! DETAILS COMING SOON !!!!!!!! https://t.co/SLJfhNSBPR

    Opportunities for tech jobs. Apply here. https://t.co/hBLkJrhbnW

    .@realDonaldTrump please attend American worker event on Dec 2nd in Orlando. Americans want u 2 know truth ab visas/outsourcing/offshoring.

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    • USCIS guidance for DACA Renewal Requests Affected by Mail Service November 19, 2017
      Mail service issues affected DACA renewal requests Mail service issues affected DACA renewal requests last week. USCIS addressed this issue... The post USCIS guidance for DACA Renewal Requests Affected by Mail Service appeared first on The Wise grad.
    • H1B Extension Updates – New Rules November 14, 2017
      H1B Extension Updates – New Rules USCIS announced new H1B Extension update and rules indicating changes to its existing policies... The post H1B Extension Updates – New Rules appeared first on The Wise grad.
    • Wage Level 1 RFE – An overview on how attorneys tackle it October 10, 2017
      Wage Level 1 RFE – An overview on how attorneys tackle it Wage level 1 RFE is this year’s H1-B... The post Wage Level 1 RFE – An overview on how attorneys tackle it appeared first on The Wise grad.
    • H1B premium processing resumed for all petitions October 3, 2017
      H1B premium processing resumed for all petitions Finally, H1B premium processing resumed for all petitions. (If you are looking to... The post H1B premium processing resumed for all petitions appeared first on The Wise grad.
    • Las Vegas Officials Create GoFundMe Page For Shooting Victims October 3, 2017
        Las Vegas Officials GoFundMe Page For Shooting Victims Las Vegas Officials GoFundMe Page For Shooting Victims – “We have... The post Las Vegas Officials Create GoFundMe Page For Shooting Victims appeared first on The Wise grad.
  • ICYMI, my new #RealityChek post spotlights new government data showing that it'll take more than a few hurricanes to derail US #manufacturing's recent growth upswing: https://t.co/cqUla0Ismf #economy #recovery

    I.e., "Welcome to the 20th century!" #agriculture #immigration #farmers #farmlabor #immigrants #laborshortages #automation

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    "The solution has become less dependent on labor," she said. "The solution is mechanization." https://t.co/KhKMCwswEx

    The current & prospective #Trump #China #trade initiatives described here still seem pretty piecemeal to me. But the right #NAFTA revamp could make a huge difference: https://t.co/5Vcb7NOLtK #globalization

    Not #news to anyone who's been paying attention, but interesting that #Virginia is far from having found adequate substitutes for #federal $ as a growth engine: https://t.co/LEL0MGZnMl … #states #economy #McAuliffe #election2020 #Democrats #government #Virginia

    "[T]he entire story of America's #nuclear release procedures 'coming into question' is true in only one respect: We are discussing it, because a few #journalists and some #politicians think they can score points": https://t.co/0yPDfUDGPQ #Trump #military #deterrence

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    • CBO Report: Foreign Workers in U.S. February 28, 2011
      The Congressional Budget Office reports US looses $66 billion dollars in 2009 to foreign workers. How is the US ever going to resolve its defict if work continues to be outsourced? Hire Americans First and make the US strong again.
    • Jared Polis has proposed a start-up visa to entice "foreigners December 31, 2009
      Congressman Jared Polis has proposed a start-up visa to entice "foreigners with good ideas" to stay in the US. The issue has been gathering steam in Silicon Valley where half of all tech company founders are immigrants, according to Duke University research. "Every day the American economy is losing ground - not to mention high-tech […]
    • US workers are being driven out of the IT business April 16, 2009
      Employer" posted 22 with $138.00 paid for one project. Insulting is not the half of it. When I turned this creep down, he started spamming me with nastygrams and snide jabs like this one "well, i'm sure you have excellent skills, but in this usa economy, we only use overseas talent at $12 - $15 […]
    • Silicon Valley pushes for H1B visas April 9, 2009
      "The H-1B program is good for California and good for the country," wrote San Francisco Chronicle in an editorial today. Speaking out against the provision of the stimulus bill that blocks H-1B hiring by companies which have received federal money....
    • Corruption and Greed - Serious Issues with H-1Bs and L1s in Technology Today January 27, 2009
      I will be writing a series of articles in blogs and in columns through various publications regarding the rapidly unfolding events pertaining to the seriousness of the H-1B non immigrant worker and its effects on undercutting competitive US wages.
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    • Amazon is Becoming the New Microsoft November 17, 2017
      Sorry for again having taken too long to return to work. Or in this case the better term might be to recover.  Eye surgery on November 2nd did not go well so I am still blind. In fact blinder than ever. We’ll try again on November 27th after I’m fully recovered from a drug side […]
    • We’ve Reached the Cloud Computing Tipping Point October 30, 2017
      The past couple weeks have been a huge adventure for my family and me as we ran from the Santa Rosa fires. We spent the first week on the Mendocino coast where there are no computer stores. You can get a computer fixed, but can’t buy a new one in Gualala, Mendocino, or Ft. Bragg. […]
    • I have no boils October 13, 2017
      This is probably the last picture ever taken of our house in Santa Rosa, California. The time was 11:30PM Sunday and a neighbor had just pounded on our door. Fifty mph winds had been blowing all day but nobody expected fire. Yet the glow you see is from burning houses behind and beside ours. They, […]
    • The Google Lunar X-Prize wasn’t extended, it was ENDED August 25, 2017
      Google recently extended its Google Lunar X-Prize deadline to March 31, 2018, apparently giving the five remaining teams a little longer to vie for the $20 million top prize. But there’s a mystery here that suggests two vying reasons for the change — one sincere and the other cynical. The final answer may turn out […]
    • A nanotechnology overnight sensation 30 years in the making! August 14, 2017
      I’m not dead yet! Fallon and I continue our collaboration, though who knows what I’ll do when he starts back to school on Tuesday? With Mama now working and me blind the kids will be going to school by Uber. Fortunately, we have something very interesting to write about today that will likely change every […]
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    • King Tides Fail to Sink Miami Beach November 6, 2017
      Earlier in the year, our mayor here in Miami Beach was inviting sea-level-rise skeptics to come down and watch the city sink beneath the waves during the King Tides. See what I wrote in Seasonal Sea Level Rise. Well, the highest tides have come and gone, and we are still here. Not only that, but […]
    • Too Tired to Blog October 18, 2017
      I haven’t posted in a couple of months, despite having plenty to say, because I am just too tired. Thanks to the mass-immigration induced STEM glut, I am now working as a pizza boy, delivering food on a bicycle. That’s what a computer-science degree gets you in our oh-so-fabulous globalized economy. After sprinting around Miami […]
    • Impeachment Isn’t About the President. It’s About the *Next* President August 19, 2017
      With all of the comparisons of Russia-gate to Watergate, I have yet to hear anybody discuss the most important point: when the dust settled in 1974, a robber-baron was Vice President. That was Nelson Rockefeller; a man who was rejected at the ballot box over and over by Republican voters, but still nearly seized the […]
    • Trump is a Pussycat August 15, 2017
      If you think that President Trump is a Nazi, then you just haven’t ever heard a real Nazi talk. In the 3-minute clip below, you will hear such a person. The clip is pretty vitriolic, but on other occasions this guy has proclaimed himself to be a fan of the Holocaust, and stated that he […]
    • Why My Computer Science Degree is Now Worthless August 2, 2017
      Perhaps you have heard that the cap on H-1B visa workers is 85,000 per year because so many Silicon Valley billionaires complain about it so loudly. However, that’s fake news, just like any other fake news in the corporate-controlled/sponsored media. Remember, it’s all lies. The real number is actually quadruple the fake-news number, as I […]
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    • Event Coming Soon. You Cannot Miss It. Stay Tuned!! November 11, 2017
      Coming soon:   Have you ever been affected by outsourcing, offshoring, or visa abuse? Do you want your voice to be heard? No fears! Anonymity if desired. But every story will be told and heard. You just have to show up. We have an event being planned that will make the silenced voices silenced no […]
    • More Truth About Outsourcing/Offshoring October 4, 2017
      See another video about outsourcing and offshoring.  Share so we can educate and create change. The post More Truth About Outsourcing/Offshoring appeared first on Protect US Workers.
    • Do American Workers Expect a Handout? Silenced Voices September 18, 2017
      The post Do American Workers Expect a Handout? Silenced Voices appeared first on Protect US Workers.
    • Silenced Voices Video on Recommendations for H1B Reform. September 18, 2017
      Please see video on Recommendations for H1B Reform https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQsL4p3V3A0 The post Silenced Voices Video on Recommendations for H1B Reform. appeared first on Protect US Workers.
    • Why won’t Americans and Foreigners Speak Out? August 22, 2017
      Why aren’t Americans and immigrants talking about the business model that fires Americans and exploits immigrants? Silenced Voices. The post Why won’t Americans and Foreigners Speak Out? appeared first on Protect US Workers.
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    • Economic Growth Fueled By Continued Massive Immigration Equals Certain Eventual Disaster November 14, 2017
      As Kevin Lynn’s 11/7 op ed entitled “Citizenship for Sale with EB5 Visa” tells us, virtually anyone can become a […] The post Economic Growth Fueled By Continued Massive Immigration Equals Certain Eventual Disaster appeared first on Progressives for Immigration Reform.
    • Al Franken Agrees – Social Media Companies are Utilities! November 14, 2017
      For a long time I lamented on the inability of government regulators to state the obvious when it comes to […] The post Al Franken Agrees – Social Media Companies are Utilities! appeared first on Progressives for Immigration Reform.
    • Citizenship For Sale with EB-5 Visa November 7, 2017
      The American visa system is a complex beast, built seemingly to confuse American and immigrant alike. It is also crafted in […] The post Citizenship For Sale with EB-5 Visa appeared first on Progressives for Immigration Reform.
    • A Tale of Two Californias, and Our Immigration System October 31, 2017
      In a recent conference on the economic state of California, historian and commentator Victor Davis Hanson spoke on the consequences […] The post A Tale of Two Californias, and Our Immigration System appeared first on Progressives for Immigration Reform.
    • E-Verify Bill Finds Victory in Committee October 31, 2017
      On October 25th, 2017 the House Judiciary Committee approved Rep. Lamar Smith’s (TX) Legal Workforce Act. The bill would mandate the […] The post E-Verify Bill Finds Victory in Committee appeared first on Progressives for Immigration Reform.
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    • U.S. law allows low H-1B wages; just look at Apple May 15, 2017
      If you work at Apple's One Infinite Loop headquarters in Cupertino as a computer programmer on an H-1B visa, you can can be paid as little as $52,229. That's peanuts in Silicon Valley. Average wages for a programmer in Santa Clara County are more than $93,000 a year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor […]
    • A third of virtual servers are zombies May 12, 2017
      New research finds that 25% of all physical servers -- and 30% of all virtual servers -- are comatose. These are systems that have no activity in the last six months.The problem with comatose, or zombie, physical servers is well known. Past studies have routinely put the number of undead enterprise physical servers in the […]
    • IT worker who trained H-1B-holding replacement aims for Congress May 9, 2017
      Craig Diangelo was an IT worker at Northeast Utilities in Connecticut until he completed training his H-1B-visa-holding replacement. He was one of about 200 who lost their jobs in 2014 after two India-based IT offshore outsourcing firms took over their work at what is now called Eversource.Diangelo, at first, was quiet, bound by severance agreements […]
    • Bridgestone modernizes data center, hauls out 13 tons of copper wire May 8, 2017
      In October 1968, Lyndon Johnson was president, the Beatles released Hey Jude, and computer scientist Douglas Engelbart presented the "Mother of All Demos."It was also the year tire-making giant Bridgestone Corp. opened a data center in Akron, Ohio. If walls could talk, this data center could tell the story of IT.That center opened on Oct. […]
    • H-1B giant Infosys gets carrot -- and stick -- to hire ‘Americans’ May 2, 2017
      IT offshore outsourcing giant Infosys -- a firm in the Trump administration's H-1B reform bull's-eye -- said Tuesday it plans to hire 10,000 "American workers" over the next two years.India-based Infosys will hire those employees in four separate locations in the U.S., first in Indiana, which offered the company more than $30 million in tax […]
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    • Al Franken Should Resign But Mitch McConnell Tries to Save Him November 17, 2017
      Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s call for the Senate Ethics Committee to investigate Senator Al Franken (D-MN) can only serve the purpose of keeping Franken in the Senate. Senate and House Ethics Committees are where ethics complaints go to die. These panels are useful to the leadership because they allow them to argue that the […]
    • New Jersey Longshoreman Convicted in Ghost Worker Scheme November 16, 2017
      Paul Moe probably wishes he showed up for work more often. On October 31, Moe, a member of the International Longshoremen’s Association and a foreman for a shipping company at Port of Elizabeth, N.J., was convicted by a jury on all 14 counts of wire conspiracy related to a scam in which he collected a […]
    • Menendez Mistrial Due to Hung Jury is ‘Not an Acquittal’ November 16, 2017
      Ken Boehm, Chairman of the National Legal and Policy Center, today reacted to mistrial caused by a hung jury in the bribery case of Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ). He said, “Menendez and his lawyers are spinning this as a victory, but all they have bought is time. Prosecutors will most certainly seek to retry this […]
    • Machinists Local Treasurer in Pennsylvania Sentenced for Theft November 16, 2017
      On October 31, Stephen Royer, former secretary-treasurer of International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local Lodge 243, was sentenced in U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania to a year and a day in prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for embezzling $130,870 from the East Prospect (York […]
    • Indiana Letter Carriers Local Treasurer Sentenced for Embezzlement November 15, 2017
      On October 30, Fenna Saylors, former treasurer of National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 378, was sentenced in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana to two years of probation and ordered to pay $6,050 in residual restitution and $100 special assessment for embezzling funds from the Marion, Ind.-based union. She had pleaded […]
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    • House Committee Passes Do-Nothing H-1B Reform Bill November 17, 2017
      Fri, Nov 17th 2017 @ 11:22 am EST  by  Chris ChmielenskiThe House Judiciary Committee passed Rep. Darrell Issa's (R-Calif.) H.R. 170, the Protect and Grow American Jobs Act, earlier this week. The bill passed by voice vote to little opposition in the highly divisive committee. That should tell you something -- it doesn't really do […]
    • Agribusiness Chooses to Exploit Workers; There Are Other Options November 17, 2017
      Fri, Nov 17th 2017 @ 9:25 am EST  by  Eric RuarkDespite the insistence of Big Ag that its only choice besides hiring illegal workers and paying them below-poverty wages is a new guest program that harms American workers and exploits foreign ones. That's not true.
    • H-2A Visas Increased by 20% in FY17 November 16, 2017
      Thu, Nov 16th 2017 @ 10:40 am ESTAccording to the newest Dept. of Labor statistics the number of H-2A visas granted in FY17 increased by 20% from last year. The DOL approved 200,049 H-2A visas in FY17 compared to 165,741 in FY16.
    • Speaker Ryan Says No DACA Fix in Upcoming Spending Bill November 15, 2017
      Wed, Nov 15th 2017 @ 10:57 am ESTLast night during his Fox News town hall Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) said that they are not planning on adding any DACA legislation to the upcoming omnibus spending bill. Speaker Ryan emphasized that they would do that “separately” from other major legislation.
    • Brat introduces H.R. 4340 -- 3 GREAT BILLS IN ONE November 15, 2017
      Wed, Nov 15th 2017 @ 9:38 am EST  by  Roy BeckIn 2014, Rep. Dave Brat (R-Va.) may have saved the nation from a gigantic increase in legal and illegal immigration when he defeated House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a Primary election. Now, he is again trying to rescue the nation from the destructive inclinations […]
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    • Rohingya: Is the U.S. Supporting a Jihadist Terror Group? November 17, 2017
      The US is often too willing to give refuge to those who claim to be oppressed without really understanding who they are and what they’ve been up to. The post Rohingya: Is the U.S. Supporting a Jihadist Terror Group? appeared first on ImmigrationReform.com.
    • French Citizen Approved for Citizenship Promptly Sues the Federal Government November 16, 2017
      Remember when immigrants were proud to become U.S. citizens? Naturalization was once a rite of passage that many dreamed of, and worked hard for years to achieve. Whether they escaped the perils of communism, fled religious persecution, or simply wished to join a society where their skills could truly add value, becoming a citizen of […]
    • What Part of Temporary Don’t You Get? November 15, 2017
      The story of Jose Palma, a Salvadoran national is making some question the meaning of the word "temporary". The post What Part of Temporary Don’t You Get? appeared first on ImmigrationReform.com.
    • Mile High Madness: Denver Public Employees Could Go to Jail for Cooperating with ICE November 15, 2017
      Yes, you read that correctly. Government employees in Denver who cooperate with federal immigration authorities could be subject to termination, fines and even a jail sentence. Illegal aliens, of course, go free. This Maoist policy in the Mile High City was brought to light by Tom Tancredo, a staunch advocate for true immigration reform during […]
    • ICE: Sanctuary Cities Freed 10,000 Aliens to Commit Crimes November 15, 2017
      Politicians and police chiefs in sanctuary cities say their policies make for safer communities by encouraging illegal aliens to report crimes without fear of deportation. Turns out that criminal aliens are getting free passes, too, making those communities much more dangerous. “Nearly 10,000 criminal aliens that have been released [in sanctuary cities], rather than turned […]
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    • H-1B Lottery for 2019 Announced November 17, 2017
      United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) just announced its dates for 2019 H-1B visa lottery. Every year, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) gives the visa to 65,000 non-US citizens. The agency has announced that April 2, 2018 will be the deadline for submitting the application. This means your application should reach […]
    • Minimum Wage of H-1B Holder Increased by $30,000 November 16, 2017
      There had been quite a lot of speculations H-1B rule changes. Finally the verdict is out. Many people thought that the US government will increase the minimum required wage to $100,000. But it isn’t that bad. The federal government increased the $60,000 by $30,000 to $90,000. The bill was passed by House Judiciary Committee on […]
    • UK Doubles Working Visa For Tech Workers November 15, 2017
      United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Theresa May has found a solution for shortage of specialized technical workers. British startups and companies feared that they’d lose out on employees following UK’s exit from the European Union. The Prime Minister announced recently that her government has doubled the count to 2,000. This is one of UK government’s package […]
    • Here Are Some Tips To Increase Your Chance Of Getting H-1B Visa November 14, 2017
      America’s H-1B visa is quite popular among Indian techies. It is so popular that the United States of America has made it a lottery-based system. Every year the US awards the H-1B visa to 85,000 foreign nationals. There is only a 40 percent chance of winning a H-1B visa. Here are some tips that will […]
    • How An Indian Engineer Got Into Harvard Business School November 14, 2017
      Can you imagine you are strolling on the streets of Geneva, Switzerland, in the night when you get a call from Harvard Business School that they have a seat for you? That seems like a movie scene, doesn’t it. Well, it happened with an Indian engineer working in Switzerland only after waiting for three months. […]
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    • H-1B Lottery for 2019 Announced November 17, 2017
      United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) just announced its dates for 2019 H-1B visa lottery. Every year, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) gives the visa to 65,000 non-US citizens. The agency has announced that April 2, 2018 will be the deadline for submitting the application. This means your application should reach […]
    • UK Doubles Working Visa For Tech Workers November 15, 2017
      United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Theresa May has found a solution for shortage of specialized technical workers. British startups and companies feared that they’d lose out on employees following UK’s exit from the European Union. The Prime Minister announced recently that her government has doubled the count to 2,000. This is one of UK government’s package […]
    • Trump’s Immigration Policy Is Very Aggressive November 8, 2017
      The moment Trump declared that he is going to run for presidency, he has emphasized on a strong immigration policy. Now that he is the president, the things have remained the same. In fact they have got a lot more aggressive. And talking about the numbers by far, he has quite kept his promise. More […]
    • Minimum Pay To Get H1B Increased November 6, 2017
      In March 2017, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services said that the US won’t take fresher IT engineers anymore. The only exceptions to the case are interns in big companies and research assistants. In June 2017, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services said that it is going to raise the minimum pay. It was […]
    • Even Sessions Doesn’t Like The Lottery-based Diversity Visa Program November 3, 2017
      Jeff Sessions, US attorney general, spoke about the lottery-based diversity visa program and isn’t happy about it. He visited New York on November 2 to check the city’s anti-terror surveillance system and find a conclusion for the diversity visa program system. He said that if we don’t use lottery system for selecting foreign students to […]
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    • Want Widespread Prosperity? Radically Lower Costs November 19, 2017
      As long as this is business as usual, it's impossible to slash costs and boost widespread prosperity. It's easy to go down the wormhole of complexity when it comes to figuring out why our economy is stagnating for the bottom 80% of households. But it's actually not that complicated: the primary driver of stagnation, decline of small […]
    • The Demise of Dissent: Why the Web Is Becoming Homogenized November 17, 2017
      In other words, we'll be left with officially generated and sanctioned fake news and "approved" dissent. We've all heard that the problem with the web is fake news, i.e. unsubstantiated or erroneous content that's designed to mislead or sow confusion.The problem isn't just fake news--it's the homogenization of the web, that is, the elimination or marginalization of independent […]
    • The Superhero Complex: Are We Incapable of Saving Ourselves? November 16, 2017
      If we felt empowered in daily life, would we be so enamored of superheroes constantly saving our world from destruction? It's been widely noted that the U.S. film industry ably functions as a pro-global hegemony propaganda machine: even when the plot features evil rogue elements at work in a global-hegemony agency (Pentagon, CIA, NSA, etc.), the […]
    • Is This Why Productivity Has Tanked and Wealth Inequality Has Soared? November 15, 2017
      Needless but highly profitable forced-upgrades are the bread and butter of the tech industry.One of the enduring mysteries in conventional economics (along with why wages for the bottom 95% have stagnated) is the recent decline in productivity gains (see chart). Since gains in productivity are the ultimate source of higher wages, these issues are related. Simply […]
    • Mideast Turmoil: Follow the Oil, Follow the Money November 14, 2017
      In this scenario, time is running out for Saudi Arabia's free-spending royalty and state-- and for all the other free-spending oil exporters. While there are numerous dynamics at work in the turmoil roiling Saudi Arabia and by extension, the Mideast, one way to cut to the chase is to follow the oil, follow the money. Correspondent B.D. […]
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    • H1B reform bill 2017 passed by the US house committee to increase the minimum salary of H1B visa holders November 17, 2017
      The US House Judiciary Committee just took a step towards tightening the rules for H1-B visas. Republican California Rep. Darrell Issa, introduced a bill in January 2017 under the Protect and Grow American Jobs Act which makes it more difficult for “H-1B dependent” companies to obtain work permits. On Wednesday morning, US Congressional committee has passed a... […]
    • Trump admin makes it more difficult for H1B visa extension October 26, 2017
      In a new directive, the Trump administration has made H1B Visa Extension more difficult and will be strict for the renewal of non-immigrant visas such as H1B and L1, popular among Indian IT professionals, saying that the burden of proof lies on the applicant even when an extension is sought. Revoking its more than 13-year-old... […]
    • USCIS resumes Premium Processing for all types of H1B Visa Petitions October 4, 2017
      The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)  has resumed premium processing of H1B work visas in all categories on Tuesday( 3rd Oct ‘17), months after it was suspended temporarily to handle the huge rush of petitions for the work visas. The H1B work visa is popular and most widely used visa among non-immigrants seeking job opportunities... […]
    • H1B Visa Application Processing – H1B Premium and Regular Processing Time September 7, 2017
      H1-B visas are limited to a total of 85,000 visas for each fiscal year; 20,000 out of which are restricted to foreign individual who have a master’s or any higher degree from the U.S. colleges or universities also known as H1B Cap. Applying for H1B or any other visa and getting to work or study... […]
    • H1B Visa Extension beyond 6 Years – H1B Renewal Process August 11, 2017
      What is H1B Visa? The H-1B is an employment-based, non-immigrant visa in the United States which allows U.S. employers to employ foreign workers in specialty occupations. An employer must offer a job and apply for your H1B visa petition with the US Immigration Department. This approved petition is a work permit which allows H1B holders to obtain a visa stamp... […]
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    • Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against Pasco, Washington, Vegetable Processing Plant November 16, 2017
      The Justice Department announced today that it has reached a settlement agreement with Washington Potato Company, which operates the Freeze Pack vegetable processing plant located in Pasco, Washington. The agreement resolves the department’s investigation into whether Washington Potato discriminated against work-authorized immigrants when verifying their employment authorization, in violation of the Immigration and Nationality Act […]
    • Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against Florida Restaurant October 13, 2017
      The Justice Department announced today that it has reached a settlement agreement with Ark Rustic Inn LLC d/b/a Rustic Inn Crabhouse (Rustic Inn), a restaurant located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The agreement resolves the department’s investigation into whether Rustic Inn discriminated against work-authorized immigrants when verifying their employment authorization, in violation of the Immigration and […]
    • Departments of Justice and State Partner to Protect U.S. Workers from Discrimination and Combat Fraud October 11, 2017
      The Departments of Justice and State announced today that they have formalized a partnership aimed at protecting U.S. workers from discrimination and combatting fraud by employers that misuse visas. The partnership, memorialized by a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division and the Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs, […]
    • Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Retaliation Claim Against Texas Company October 11, 2017
      The Justice Department announced today that it has reached a settlement with InMotion Software LLC (InMotion), a software developer and recruiter in Texas, resolving the department’s investigation into whether the company violated the Immigration and Nationality Act’s (INA) anti-discrimination provision.
    • Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against California Staffing Companies October 6, 2017
      The Justice Department announced today that it has reached a settlement with CitiStaff Solutions Inc., and CitiStaff Management Group Inc. (collectively CitiStaff), companies that provide staffing services in the greater Los Angeles, California area. The settlement resolves the department’s investigation into whether CitiStaff violated the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) by discriminating against work-authorized immigrants […]
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    • CBO Report: Foreign Workers in U.S. February 28, 2011
      The Congressional Budget Office reports US looses $66 billion dollars in 2009 to foreign workers. How is the US ever going to resolve its defict if work continues to be outsourced? Hire Americans First and make the US strong again.
    • Jared Polis has proposed a start-up visa to entice "foreigners December 31, 2009
      Congressman Jared Polis has proposed a start-up visa to entice "foreigners with good ideas" to stay in the US. The issue has been gathering steam in Silicon Valley where half of all tech company founders are immigrants, according to Duke University research. "Every day the American economy is losing ground - not to mention high-tech […]
    • US workers are being driven out of the IT business April 16, 2009
      Employer" posted 22 with $138.00 paid for one project. Insulting is not the half of it. When I turned this creep down, he started spamming me with nastygrams and snide jabs like this one "well, i'm sure you have excellent skills, but in this usa economy, we only use overseas talent at $12 - $15 […]
    • Silicon Valley pushes for H1B visas April 9, 2009
      "The H-1B program is good for California and good for the country," wrote San Francisco Chronicle in an editorial today. Speaking out against the provision of the stimulus bill that blocks H-1B hiring by companies which have received federal money....
    • Corruption and Greed - Serious Issues with H-1Bs and L1s in Technology Today January 27, 2009
      I will be writing a series of articles in blogs and in columns through various publications regarding the rapidly unfolding events pertaining to the seriousness of the H-1B non immigrant worker and its effects on undercutting competitive US wages.
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    • How A Former VC Wants To Disrupt American Education November 9, 2017
          For more than two decades Ted Dintersmith was a successful venture capitalist at Charles River Ventures, based in Cambridge, Mass. He remains a Partner Emeritus at the firm, but these days Dintersmith has turned his energies to K-12 and higher education. He claims that education in the U.S. has fallen badly behind, stuck […]
    • Virtual Reality and Immersive Technology are Game Changers for Cybersecurity Job Growth November 8, 2017
            New research shows that millennials/post-millennials are more likely to embrace a cybersecurity career with rich interfaces and VA/AR technologies. The Immersive Technologies and the Future of Cybersecurity from ProtectWise revealed that nearly three quarters of respondents (74%) say the presence of VR tools increase their likelihood of pursuing cybersecurity careers. With 1% […]
    • Google Spent Years Studying Effective Bosses. Now They Teach New Managers These 6 Things November 7, 2017
          The transition from individual contributor to manager is not an easy one. In many cases, the skills that got you the promotion will not be the same ones that make you effective as a manager. Luckily, we have organizations like Google that have spent years researching this transition, to help us demystify the […]
    • Colleges Urged to Ramp Up to Fill Cybersecurity Workforce Void November 7, 2017
            WASHINGTON — The United States will remain vulnerable to cyberattacks unless the nation’s education system is better aligned to produce greater numbers of cybersecurity professionals, a leading industry expert testified Tuesday at a Congressional hearing. “Simply put, cybersecurity professionals are not produced by the education system in the United States in the […]
    • The Unfortunate Reason Why Job Search in a Good Economy Is 2x Harder Than in a Bad One October 31, 2017
          Finding a job can take longer and be more competitive in times of lower unemployment. The unemployment rate was announced today at 4.2 percent, that’s a 16-year low. Studies show this should create some concern since historically, when unemployment stays under 5 percent for an extended period of time, a recession is not […]
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    • Breitbart--Expert: Americans Have Suffered ‘Enough Tragedies’ from Open Borders November 17, 2017
      The United States and its citizens have suffered “enough tragedies” from the open borders policies which all0w more than 1.5 million illegal and legal immigrants to enter the country every year, says Brian Lonergan, communication director at the Immigration Reform Law Institute.In an op-ed, Lonergan explained the detriment which open borders have placed on Americans’ lives, especially […]
    • Channel 2 Investigates--Looking Deeper: Marriage, Immigration and the American Citizen November 15, 2017
      HOUSTON - Marriage to an American citizen is one of the largest categories in which an immigrant becomes a lawful permanent resident of the United States, according to data from the federal government.In 2013, Immigration and Customs Enforcement launched a nationwide campaign to educate citizens on the dangers of marriage fraud. However, several people have come forward […]
    • IRLI Files Brief Defending University of Georgia's Right to Refuse Illegal Alien Admission November 15, 2017
      IRLI brief explains how DACA is illegal and no court can enforce itWASHINGTON - The Immigration Reform Law Institute has filed an important friend-of-the-court brief in the Eleventh Circuit case Estrada v. Becker, defending the right of the University of Georgia system to deny admission to illegal aliens whose deportation has been deferred under the […]
    • America Has Seen Enough Tragedies Result From its Open Borders November 14, 2017
      On a day when many were anticipating the tradition of children donning costumes and trick-or-treating in celebration of Halloween, Americans were forced to endure what has become a sickening modern tradition: a murderous attack in a major city, followed by grief and mourning for the victims. An investigation showed that a foreign-born killer took advantage […]
    • Trump’s DACA, Border Security Plan is a ‘Ransom Note,’ Says Amnesty Group November 12, 2017
      HOUSTON, Texas — A Texas-based amnesty group called the plan by President Donald Trump to tie border security and immigration enforcement to a congressional bill to replace the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program a “ransom note.” The group demands a clean bill issuing amnesty to approximately 800,000 of the so-called “DREAMers.”“Immigrant youth will […]
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    • Washington anti-Christian Establishment at Work November 18, 2017
      More Evidence of Deep State RINO Coup Emerges in Roy Moore Case Continue reading The post Washington anti-Christian Establishment at Work appeared first on LIFA.
    • SANCTUARY CITIES, GERMANY & KARL LAGERFELD November 14, 2017
      If people were to don their rational thinking caps and pushed their frequently misplaced emotions of empathy aside, they would most likely echo fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s remarks this past weekend. https://www.yahoo.com/news/lagerfeld-sparks-fury-over-migrants-holocaust-comments-111212848.html However, in the developed world throwing any semblance of cold water on open door policies regarding refugees and… Continue reading The post SANCTUARY […]
    • ORLANDO JOINS THE GREAT STATE OF TEXAS IN THE SANCTUARY CITY BATTLE November 14, 2017
      Dear Friends of LIFA: Governor Greg Abbott’s desperate words in a letter to sympathizer’s echoes what Legal Immigrants for America, and other organizations, are saying about Orlando becoming a Sanctuary City.  Here are Gov. Abbot’s words: “Left-wing activists, radicalized groups, like the ACLU and even Mexico are pushing their “open… Continue reading The post ORLANDO […]
    • ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION $135 BILLION A YEAR November 13, 2017
      The swelling population of illegal immigrants and their kids is costing American taxpayers $135 billion a year, the highest ever, driven by free medical care, education and a huge law enforcement bill, according to the the most authoritative report on the issue yet. And despite claims from pro-illegal immigration advocates… Continue reading The post ILLEGAL […]
    • DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CONSERVATIVE AND PROGRESSIVE November 12, 2017
      Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton were walking down the street when they came to a homeless person.  Trump gave the homeless person his business card and took $20 out of his pocket and gave it to the homeless person. Hillary was very impressed, so when they came to another homeless… Continue reading The post DIFFERENCE […]
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    • A Fool's Game: Trying to Frustrate Eminent Domain and Impede the Wall November 18, 2017
      Here's a curious thing: Cards Against Humanity purchased several acres of land proximate to the southern frontier and then proceeded to sell slivers of these acres to purchasers in an attempt to bollix up the federal government's attempt to erect a border wall. Patrick McHugh November 18, 2017 - 5:00am Dan Cadman
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      Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced yesterday that it had completed an international operation to help dismantle the deadly immigrant gang MS-13. "Operation Raging Bull" took place from September to November and utilized ICE, Border Patrol, USCIS, Bureau of Prisons, and other domestic and international law enforcement agencies to identify and arrest members of MS-13. […]
    • Sex-Trafficking Smugglers Busted Through Federal-State Cooperation November 17, 2017
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    • House Judiciary Committee Advances Bill Partly Reforming H-1B November 17, 2017
      The H-1B-dependent employers are currently defined as those with 51 or more workers and with 15 percent or more of their staff in the H-1B program. That definition is to be tightened a bit in the new bill, changing the portion to 20 percent. Patrick McHugh November 17, 2017 - 10:38am David North
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    • The President’s Executive Order April 19, 2017
      Originally posted on Upon Closer inspection: Today President Trump issued his long-awaited Buy American, Hire American executive order. A number of people have asked me what this means for the H-1B work visa and related programs such as Optional Practical Training (OPT). Let’s take the latter first. As many of you know, OPT is an extension…
    • American Victims of H-1B Get Their Chance — Will They Take It? April 4, 2017
      Originally posted on Upon Closer inspection: Two key parts of the Trump administration have now announced something of a get-tough policy on H-1B employers. Today USCIS released a memo announcing the policy, and DOJ released a similar statement. To my knowledge, this is the first time that American STEM workers have been given a voice.…
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    • Public Schools or Public Screwels? Part 8 November 2, 2017
      I decided to make a part 8. Here is a post from a Utah anti-Common Core group: Parents: has your school ever required you to provide a doctor’s note to excuse your child’s absence due to their illness?   And here are some replies to said post: I gave one when both of my boys […]
    • Common Core is Pure Hemlock October 31, 2017
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    • Anti-Deportation Groups: Part 2 October 7, 2017
      Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act Opponents 32BJ SEIU AB540 Ally Training Project ACLAMO Family Centers ACLU People Power (Huntington Group / Suffolk County, NY) Adelante Mujeres Adjunct Justice Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc. Advocates for Youth African Services Committee AIDS Action Baltimore Alianza Alianza Americas America’s Voice Education Fund American Civil Liberties Union […]
    • L-1 Visa Supporters September 19, 2017
      These are the supporters of the L-1 Visa: ABB Holdings Inc. Magna International Inc. Accenture Manhattan Associates, Inc. Air Products Marriott International, Inc. American Council on International Personnel Microsoft Corporation American Immigration Lawyers Association Mitsubishi International Corporation Bobrick Washroom Equipment, Inc. Moog Inc BP America MWV Corporation BSI Group America Inc National Association of Manufacturers […]
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    • Debunking Forbes: 14 In-demand Tech Jobs Employers Are Struggling To Fill May 11, 2017
      I'm writing this because some Congressman will inevitably cite Forbes and enter this piece of fake news into the Congressional record.Forbes Business Contributor, Laurence Bradford, published a click-bait piece titled, "14 In-demand Tech Jobs Employers Are Struggling To Fill".  The article is 15 pages of photos, each containing a basic caption about a purported tech job. […]
    • Disinformation (brought to you) By Code.org May 6, 2017
      table, th, td { border: 1px solid black; border-collapse: collapse; } Click to enlargeDisinformation IS Published by Code.orgFor the latest in the computer worker shortage disinformation saga, we have a website called Code.org. While promoting importance of computer literacy is important, their claims about demand for those skills are not based in reality. Two of […]
    • What President Trump Can Do About H-1B? April 18, 2017
      What President Trump Can Do About H-1B?The Secretary of Labor needs to consider available data.by weaver on Sunday November 13, 2016Updated: Thursday February 9, 2017, 7:55am Subjects: Trump, H-1B, Secretary of Labor, Computer occupations, unemployment .lowerAlpha{margin-left: 0cm;} .numeric{margin-left: 1cm;} .upperAlpha{margin-left: 1.5cm;} .lowerRomanNumeral{margin-left: 2cm;} .upperRomanNumeral{margin-left: 2.5cm;} .doubleLowerAlpha{margin-left: 3cm;} h2 {font-size:125%;} After a few days reviewing the […]
    • How many H-1B in the United States? April 5, 2017
      How many H-1B in the United States?Many more H-1B than the experts have estimatedWritten by Steve Kritzer on July 24th 2016Updated March 19th 2017 Subjects: H-1B, Michelle Malkin, Center for Immigration Studies, Economic Policy InstituteAt about 13:00 mmss in the accompaying video, Malkin looks to the panel for confirmation that 650,000 H-1B are in the […]
    • H-1B: How many continue beyond the six years? March 15, 2017
      H-1B: How many continue beyond the six years?In Computer Occupations, 22,000 second extensions granted annually.Written by Steve Kritzer March 14th 2017Updated March 15th 2017 Subjects: H-1B, Characteristics, AC21, PERM, Computer Occupations I stumbled onto the 2015 H-1B Characteristics report, date-stamped March 17, 2016, it was embargoed from the public for almost a year. I think it […]
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    • Who Gets to Push the Nuclear Button? November 17, 2017
      Who Gets to Push the Nuclear Button? Paul Craig Roberts William Binney is the former National Security Agency (NSA) official who created NSA’s mass surveillance program for digital information. He says that if the Russian government had conspired with Trump, hacked the Democratic National Committee’s computer, or in any way influenced the outcome of the… […]
    • How the Israel Lobby Works November 16, 2017
      How the Israel Lobby Works https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2017/11/15/how-israel-lobby-works-in-britain.html The post How the Israel Lobby Works appeared first on PaulCraigRoberts.org.
    • Courts Have Allowed Police To Murder The Constitution November 15, 2017
      Courts Have Allowed Police To Murder The Constitution https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/06/07/twilight-of-the-american-courts/ The post Courts Have Allowed Police To Murder The Constitution appeared first on PaulCraigRoberts.org.
    • Israel Rules the UK as Well as the US November 14, 2017
      Israel Rules the UK as Well as the US https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/11/14/israel-lobby-is-slowly-being-dragged-into-the-light/ The post Israel Rules the UK as Well as the US appeared first on PaulCraigRoberts.org.
    • Insanity Also Has the US In Its Grip November 14, 2017
      Insanity Also Has the US In Its Grip http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-11-13/professors-its-not-okay-be-white The post Insanity Also Has the US In Its Grip appeared first on PaulCraigRoberts.org.
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    • U.S. Treasury Becomes a Laughing Stock November 17, 2017
      U.S. Treasury Becomes a Laughing Stock By Pam Martens and Russ Martens: November 17, 2017 U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin appears to have inaugurated a perpetual bring your wife to work day. It’s become so farcical that it frequently feels like the United States Treasury Department has morphed into a low-budget, badly scripted reality TV […]
    • Trump Bank Regulator Wants to Merge Taxpayer-Backstopped Banks With Corporate Conglomerates November 13, 2017
      Trump Bank Regulator Wants to Merge Taxpayer-Backstopped Banks With Corporate Conglomerates By Pam Martens and Russ Martens: November 13, 2017  A man holding one of the most important and powerful jobs for keeping the U.S. banking system safe from another epic crash like that of 1929 and 2008 has tongues wagging over the bizarre speech […]
    • Financial Experts Release Video on How Wall Street Loots the U.S. Economy November 10, 2017
      Financial Experts Release Video on How Wall Street Loots the U.S. Economy By Pam Martens and Russ Martens: November 10, 2017 If you feel lost in the cacophony of contrasting claims that Wall Street was adequately reformed under the Dodd-Frank legislation of 2010 or that it remains an insidious wealth transfer system for the 1 […]
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    • US Passes Defence Budget- A new step towards stronger India ties July 18, 2017
      As both the United States and India look forward to strengthening their defense partnership, the recent passage of the American defense budget is a clear step in the right direction. Congressman Ami Bera (D-CA), one of the five Indian-American members of Congress, attached an amendment to the budget that addresses the strategic alliance between the […]
    • Thoughts on the Upcoming Modi-Trump Meeting June 21, 2017
      PM Modi is arriving in Washington, D.C. on June 25 for his first face-to-face meeting with President Trump. There is some concern over how this meeting will go given the fact that Trump singled out India and China’s environmental practices as one of the reasons for exiting the Paris Climate Change Accord. He also has […]
    • USINPAC Transition Team Membership Benefits December 2, 2016
      US India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) US India Political Action Committee (USINPAC), www.usinpac.com is the political voice of over 3 million Indian Americans. USINPAC is engaged in activities important to the Indian American community. It also acts as a watchdog for the community on political issues. Besides its Primary objective of working closely with key members […]
    • President Elect Donald Trump Administration November 21, 2016
      President Elect Trump has promised to change Washington, DC and that will start with identifying and recruiting the finest men and women from across the country to serve in his Administration. Any individual who wishes to serve the Administration should utilize this online application in order to participate. The President Elect will make appointments for […]
    • Paul Ryan, US House Speaker, Invites Narendra Modi to Address the Congress May 3, 2016
      US House Speaker Paul Ryan’s decision of inviting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address  a joint meeting of Congress was welcomed by the lawmakers. After a decade, Modi will be the fifth prime minister of India to visit Congress and is the first announced foreign leader to address a joint meeting under Ryan’s speakership. Modi is all […]
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    • h1b - IRA November 20, 2017
      Reading the book Sold Out gave me a few bits of info I didn't know. Like the H1b had a strong tie to Ireland. The Immigration Act of 1990 was authored ...
    • Computer science instead of Algebra II in Ohio high schools? November 19, 2017
      The country is issuing roughly 85,000 H1B visas this year to overseas workers, largely to fill technology jobs, said Rep. Rick Carfagna, R-Westerville, ...
    • H1b average salary 2016 November 19, 2017
      I have physicians on H1b Visa and they do 08/11/2016 10:46am must be paid at least the mid-point of the salary range at Find over 67,000 H1B Visa ...
    • Blog Entries November 19, 2017
      USCIS statistics reveal that only 1,000 H-1B "cap-subject" petitions were submitted each week during the second, third and fourth weeks of April. See.
    • Another Highly Misleading Aspect of HR 170 November 19, 2017
      As I explained yesterday, this bar only applies to the issue of the extra “hoops” that H-1B dependent employers must jump through. Currently, in order ...
    • /int/ - what do americans think about H1B? https://www.yo - International - 4chan November 19, 2017
      Anonymous 11/19/17(Sun)15:31:01 No.82001938. File: H1B.jpg (54 KB, 1064x700). 54 KB JPG. Anonymous 11/19/17(Sun)15:31:01 No.82001938.
    • H1b Form November 19, 2017
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    • Just got a call from a H-1B recruiter "Steve" November 19, 2017
      Just got a call from a H-1B recruiter "Steve" at Infosys. He submitted my resume without my approval. Back to Index | Reply to Topic. 0 plus 0 minus.
    • H4 ead news today November 19, 2017
      To connect with H1B Visa, H4 Visa and H4 EAD, sign up for Facebook today. Immigration News & Alerts The H4/ EAD card is now threatened by a ...
    • H4 ead premium processing November 19, 2017
      We want to apply for extension with premium processing so that I can get h1b +h4+ead processed together. I can There is no premium processing for H4 EAD as of now. L1/H4 EAD kind of work permits must be removed. The H1B and H4 Read 1 Answer from lawyers to H4 EAD transfer with H1B […]
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    • H1B Visa Extension Rule Changes Mean Tougher Approval November 6, 2017
      The H1B non-immigrant work visa continues to attract the attention of the Trump administration, and even without any new legislation there is wave of new rules and regulations.   The most recent targets the H1B visa ‘extension’ process, making it tougher for existing H1B visa workers to renew their visa.  This has previously been an […]
    • H1B Visa Requests for Evidence (RFE) are on the Rise October 26, 2017
      One of the ways that the Trump administration is setting up roadblocks in the H1B visa program is by increasing the number of Requests for Evidence (RFE) for H1B petitions.  The RFE is one way the immigration authorities confirm that the information in the petition is accurate, and supported by valid documentation. Before, an RFE […]
    • Reform of the H1B Visa: Is America Still a Good Place to Work? October 23, 2017
      The past year has seen the full spectrum of debate and proposed rule changes to the H1B visa program, and it shows no signs of letting up.  While there is still no new legislation affecting the program structure or qualifications, a lot has happened at the administrative level using existing rules.  Most of the press […]
    • Changes in the H1B Labor Condition Application (LCA) October 20, 2017
      As part of the H1B visa petition, prospective employers must fill out the Labor Condition Application (LCA).  This is an important part of the application process, and now the Department of Labor is proposing changes to the LCA to prevent some abuses of the H1B visa for non-immigrant workers. Proposed Rule Change to the LCA […]
    • Which US Companies Are the Best H1B Visa Sponsors for 2018? September 18, 2017
      While the H1B visa program is in the midst of administrative and policy changes this year, several very practical questions come up for hopeful foreign workers seeking an H1B position in the US.  You cant really control or predict the H1B visa reforms, but rest assured that next year many thousands of H1B visas will […]
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