Disappointing New H-1B Rules: A Bonanza for Employers

The announcement of DHS's new regulations on H-1B visas are deeply disappointing and will not benefit the workers displaced by the visas.

Additional reading:

New H-1B Regulations Do Nothing for U.S. Workers

 

Avoiding the Quicksand of the Global Compact on Refugees

The United States recently was the sole "no" vote on a United Nations resolution that included the "Global Compact on Refugees".

The compact is a nesting doll of international commitments.

Immigration Newsmaker: A Conversation with Chairman Bob Goodlatte

Video and Transcript Available

Representative Bob Goodlatte was featured in an Immigration Newsmaker conversation hosted by the Center for Immigration Studies at the National Press Club. Moderated by Jessica Vaughan, it covered prospects for immigration legislation and the challenges the country will face in upcoming years.

63% of Non-Citizen Households Access Welfare Programs

63% of immigrant households used at least one welfare program, compared to 35% of native households.

New "public charge" rules issued by the Trump administration expand the list of programs that are considered welfare.

Have Terrorists Crossed Our Border?

An initial count of suspected terrorists encountered en route and at the U.S. Southwest Border Since 200

From only public realm reporting, 15 suspected terrorists have been apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border, or en route, since 2001.

New DHS Regulations on H-1Bs
New DHS Regulations on H-1Bs
US Pushes Back on UN Refugee Compact
US Pushes Back on UN Refugee Compact
Conversation with Chairman Goodlatte
Conversation with Chairman Goodlatte
Immigrant Welfare Use
Immigrant Welfare Use
Terrorists Crossing Our Border
Terrorists Crossing Our Border

The announcement of DHS's new regulations on H-1B visas are deeply disappointing and will not benefit the workers displaced by the visas.

Additional reading:

New H-1B Regulations Do Nothing for U.S. Workers

 

The United States recently was the sole "no" vote on a United Nations resolution that included the "Global Compact on Refugees".

The compact is a nesting doll of international commitments.

Video and Transcript Available

Representative Bob Goodlatte was featured in an Immigration Newsmaker conversation hosted by the Center for Immigration Studies at the National Press Club. Moderated by Jessica Vaughan, it covered prospects for immigration legislation and the challenges the country will face in upcoming years.

63% of immigrant households used at least one welfare program, compared to 35% of native households.

New "public charge" rules issued by the Trump administration expand the list of programs that are considered welfare.

An initial count of suspected terrorists encountered en route and at the U.S. Southwest Border Since 200

From only public realm reporting, 15 suspected terrorists have been apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border, or en route, since 2001.

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Birthright Citizenship as a Magnet

Mother gives birth after entering illegally, and the family is then released

There are legal arguments against the proposition that all children born on U.S. soil, and in a particular children born to aliens illegally present, are automatically granted U.S. citizenship. To turn off this particular magnet, the Trump administration and its Justice Department may want to explore those arguments.