Special Briefing: Managing Director for Visa Services Ed Ramotowski and Minister Counselors for Consular Affairs Chuck Bennett and Donald Jacobson - via Teleconference, November 8, 2011 .
"MR. ECHARD: Good
afternoon, and thank you all for joining us today on relatively short
firms have tripled their recruitment of foreign workers this spring
after a hiring lull of several years -- a development that is reigniting
the debate over immigration rules affecting those workers. American
companies sought more than 32,500 temporary H-1B visas, available for...
"The overall conclusion reached in this study for the current decade is that immigrant demand for owner-occupied housing is likely to continue to provide an important and growing source of new demand in most areas than in the past decade. The foreign-born make a sizable contribution, not simply...