NFAP, Mar. 5, 2019
"New research from a former Federal Reserve Bank economist finds no evidence that foreign students participating in Optional Practical Training (OPT) reduce job opportunities for U.S. workers, according to a new report released...
This American Life, Dec. 21, 2017 - "For our recent shows about Albertville, Alabama, economist Giovanni Peri created a study for us to figure out if a wave of immigrants really did take American jobs and drive down wages.
While we were working...
Patrick Gillespie and Tal Kopan, CNN Money, Aug. 10, 2017 - "In a report published Thursday , the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School said the immigration plan, dubbed the RAISE Act, would result in 4.6 million lost jobs by the year 2040...
"[I]mmigration is the greatest example of our faulty thinking, a shortsightedness that hurts others while simultaneously hurting ourselves. The State Department issues fewer than half a million immigrant visas each year. Using the 7 percent figure...
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"More than 150 new federal jobs are coming to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration and Service (USCIS) Service Center. Dan Renaud, head of the Vermont Service Center, which has offices in
St. Albans and Essex, said the additional full-time positions...
"This Spotlight looks at the available data on
immigrant workers and unions, highlighting variations in union
representation rates of immigrant workers across certain sectors."
Jeanne Batalova, Migration Policy Institute, Sept. 2011 ...
"...We now need one US Senator to simply let the issue run its course.
Mr. Grassley should not be demonized for his position on business
based immigration policies, nor should this debate be any more acerbic
than in previous years. He is...
"Alabama’s harsh immigration law
has stirred controversy since it went into effect in September. The
statute, which among other things requires police to question people
they suspect of being in the U.S. illegally, has prompted thousands...
crackdown on illegal immigrants, widely seen as the toughest in the
United States, could cost the state's economy up to $10.8 billion,
according to a new study .
The Alabama law, passed in
June, requires police...
"Startup businesses are the lifeblood of the U.S. economy, introducing new ideas and innovations, and bringing competition that can improve productivity, aid consumers and provide new opportunities for both investors and workers. However, U.S. immigration...
"Eager to revive House GOP interest in immigration reform before the August congressional recess, advocates for reform put out a slew of new studies Thursday. One posits that the short supply of H-1B temporary workers negatively affects tech job...
"The results of our analysis are clear. Cities whose employers faced large numbers of denials in the H-1B visa lotteries experienced considerably less job creation and wage growth for American-born computer workers in the two years that followed...
"For a country trying to recover from the deepest recession in generations, we're undermining our economic competitiveness when we make it harder, not easier, for talented immigrants to stay here and contribute to our economy. This has to change...
"On Tuesday "World News" shared the story of Amit Aharoni ,
an Israeli national and a graduate of Stanford Business School, who
secured $1.65 million in venture capital funding with two cofounders to
launch CruiseWise.com , an online...