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An Interview with Craig Montuori on the Start Up Visa Act

 

Craig Montuori is the Executive Director of PolitiHacks, an organization that supports the Start Up Visa Act. Mr. Montuori has agreed to discuss the Start Up Visa Act on this blog site.

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New Immigration Bill: Buy House, Get a Visa

 

Senators Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) and Mike Lee (R-UT) are preparing to introduce a bipartisan bill Thursday that would give residence visas to foreigners who spend at least $500,000 to buy houses in the U.S.

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Senate Committee Testimony: For every H-1B visa, US technology companies hire 5 workers

Refuting the allegations of US lawmakers and certain quarters here that H-1B visas take away jobs from Americans, NASDAQ’s chief has claimed that studies show that for every H-1B visa, technology companies increase employment by five workers.

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Summary of Testimony from Dr. Arora at the Economic Imperative for Enacting Immigration Reform

The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) applauded Senator Schumer (D-NY) for conducting today’s hearing underscoring how important immigrant workers are to our nation’s economy.  At the hearing, Dr. Arora testified on behalf of  Immigration Voice, a national grassroots non-profit organization of over 60,000 active highly skilled immigrants

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