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The Shape of Immigration Reform: It's Not About Votes

"Everyone says Congress and President Obama will tackle -- and solve -- immigration reform just as soon as the 'fiscal cliff' crisis is averted (or not.) Just how that will be done is the 12 million -- not dollars, but unauthorized immigrants' -- question." - Daniel M. Kowalski...

A Tech Industry View of the Newly Elected: 2013’s Most Relevant State & Federal Legislation

Free Webinar Jan. 31st : – Immigration reform is a top priority for the Obama administration, and the 113th Congress is made up of the largest class of Latino members ever. Will this be the year for CIR (Comprehensive Immigration Reform?) Mr. Kowalski, Editor of Bender's Immigration Bulletin...

EDITOR'S CORNER - Numbers: The Hard Truth About Immigration Reform

'Comprehensive Immigration Reform,' a.k.a. CIR, seems to be on a roll. The Gang of Eight in the Senate and a similar cabal in the House claim they will release bills in April . I hope they do. But all CIR bills will fail unless they confront one central truth: Numbers. We need a 'surge'...

Real Reform Starts With More Visas: Daniel M. Kowalski

"We need a surge of green card visa numbers on the front end, right now, to wipe out the backlog of thousands of family members and potential employees who have been waiting in line patiently for years. And to eliminate a future buildup of another undocumented immigrant population, we need many...