Over 150 Groups Demand Obama Administration Stop Immigration Raids
These organizations sent a letter to Secretary Johnson asking that he stop the raids against Central Americans, most of whom have come to the United States fleeing violence.
Is It Time to Change the H-1B Visa Cap?
The start of the H-1B season provides an opportunity for policymakers to consider whether it is time to change the cap on the number of visas available each year to help increase U.S. competitiveness, wages, and productivity.
Texas and Other 25 States File Misleading Brief at Supreme Court
The brief makes entirely confusing arguments and sets forth inaccurate statements about immigration law.
Why Foreign-Born Healthcare Workers Are Needed to Fill Gaps in the Midwest
As the U.S. population ages, the native-born population will be unable to fill the demand on their own. The foreign-born will be counted on to fill the jobs left by retiring health care workers and care for the growing, aging population.
Religious Leaders, Formerly Detained Families, and Advocates Protest Family Detention at White House
As families inside enjoyed the annual White House Easter Egg roll festivities, protesters outside the gates highlighted the plight of detained immigrant families.
This Week at the American Immigration Council:
- The H-1B Visa Program: A Primer on the Program and Its Impact on Jobs, Wages, and the Economy (Fact Sheet, March 2016)