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Republicans, Democrats Seek to Widen H-2B Visa Program as 20.6M Americans are Jobless

A handful of House Republicans, and two House Democrats, are circulating a plan asking the State Department to widen the H-2B visa program that brings…

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No Labor Shortage: 20.6 Million Jobless Americans Want Full-Time Jobs

Tens of millions of Americans remain jobless, but all want full-time jobs, mostly as a result of economic shutdowns spurred by the Chinese coronavirus crisis,…

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Thousands of Foreign Nationals Living Abroad Secure $1.2K Stimulus Checks

Thousands of foreign nationals living abroad have secured $1,200 stimulus checks meant for American citizens, a report details.

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American Professionals Increasingly Competing for Scarce U.S. Tech Jobs

American professionals are increasingly competing for limited tech jobs in the United States amid stay-at-home orders spurred by the Chinese coronavirus crisis, the latest job-seeker…

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Pennsylvania Investment Firm Outsourcing 1,300 U.S. Jobs to Infosys

The Vanguard Group, one of the largest financial employers in Pennsylvania, is outsourcing about 1,300 of its American staff to the India-based outsourcing firm Infosys.

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No Labor Shortage: Working Class Americans Hardest Hit by Joblessness

Working class Americans are experiencing a higher level of unemployment than middle class and white-collar professionals — showing no signs of a labor shortage —…

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Chamber of Commerce Sues Trump to Import Foreign Workers While 26M Americans Jobless

The Chamber of Commerce has filed a lawsuit against President Trump, demanding the 300,000 businesses it represents be allowed to import foreign workers while more…

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Lawsuit: CEOs Invite India’s Caste Culture into U.S. Workplaces

A California state agency is recognizing the quiet spread of India’s ancient caste discrimination into America’s Fortune 500 professional workplaces.

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Exclusive–Vaughan: Trump’s ‘Bold Action’ to Halt Foreign Visa Workers Will ‘Give Relief to Americans’

President Trump’s suspension of a number of foreign visa worker programs is a “bold action” that will “give relief to Americans” in the midst of…

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Chamber of Commerce Fails to Stop Trump’s Pro-American Worker Reforms

The Chamber of Commerce was dealt a blow on Monday after failing to convince President Donald Trump not to prioritize unemployed Americans for U.S. jobs…

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Trump to Halt Foreign Visa Worker Programs to Free Up 600K U.S. Jobs for Americans

President Trump expanded an executive order on Monday, halting a series of visa programs that bring hundreds of thousands of foreign workers to the United…

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Report: Trump to Halt Inflow of Foreign Visa Workers While 30M Jobless

President Trump is expected to expand an existing executive order to further halt the inflow of foreign visa workers while more than 30 million Americans…

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Billionaire Koch Network: ‘Critical’ to Increase Legal Immigration While 30M Americans are Jobless

The pro-mass immigration Koch brothers’ network of billionaire, donor class organizations is begging President Trump not to reduce foreign worker competition against the roughly 30…

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Chamber of Commerce: ‘Crucial’ to Import Foreign Workers While 30M Americans Unemployed

United States Chamber of Commerce CEO Tom Donahue says it is “crucial” that businesses be allowed to continue importing foreign visa workers even as 30…

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Kobach: It’s Time to Put American Workers First

Some Republicants want 66,000 additional foreign workers allowed into the U.S. this year to compete with unemployed Americans.

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