Tag: Thom Tillis

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Legislators Push for 90,000 Cheap H-2B Imported Workers

Democratic and GOP legislators in the House and Senate are trying to import additional cheap H-2B seasonal workers, just as voters’ wages are poised to grow before November, according to industry advocates.

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Senate Amnesty Bills Get Rushed to a Thursday Vote

The Senate’s supposedly open and lengthy debate on immigration and amnesty will likely come to a quick end on Thursday, leaving both Democratic and GOP groups scrambling to find 60 votes before a Senate recess starts on Friday. The short period means

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Lobbyist Admits ‘Dreamer’ Amnesty Hopes Fading

Business groups are revving up their efforts to jam through a huge amnesty for at least 3 million illegals, but are lowering their hope for success amid clear GOP and voter opposition.

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Report: H-2B Outsourcing Program Chops Americans’ Forest Jobs

The federal H-2B guest-worker program has hollowed out small towns in Montana, Idaho, Oregon and other states by sidelining the many young Americans who want to work in the forests and timber industry, says a detailed report in High Country News.

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Politico: GOP Senators Plan No-Safeguards Amnesty by Spring

Establishment GOP Senators are trying to assemble a cheap-labor amnesty for young illegals which will not protect Americans workers from unscrupulous employers, nor reduce the huge annual inflow of migrants and workers, according to a report in Politico.

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WashPo: Sen. Lankford Claims Donald Trump Will Extend DACA Amnesty

President Donald Trump will extend the DACA amnesty beyond March 5 if Congress cannot pass replacement legislation, Oklahoma GOP Sen. James Lankford told the Washington Post. According to the Post: Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) said Trump told him he was willing to “give it some more time”

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GOP Senators: Illegals Are Beneficial, Amnesty Is Not Amnesty

Illegal immigrants are good for the U.S. economy, GOP Sen. James Lankford said today while he introduced a multi-stage amnesty for many young illegal immigrants, including the 690,000 illegals covered under the 2012 “DACA” amnesty.

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Wages Dropping in Jobs Prone to Work Visas, Says Expert

Despite constant claims from business-friendly politicians and the legacy media of a looming “labor shortage” for low-skilled seasonal jobs, new data by an immigration expert paints a different picture.

LONE TREE, CO - MARCH 16: Dave Henninger, who works for Terracare in Arapahoe County, work on a landscape project in Lone Tree, March 16, 2015. H2B visas are frozen due to an agency battle, leaving landscapers in a panic. (Photo by RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post)

Big Business Lobby Covet Low-Skilled Foreign Workers

The big business lobby, which profits from hiring foreign labor over American workers, is pushing for an expansion of the H-2B foreign guest worker visa. Americans would be laid off from those seasonal jobs in the process.

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Cheap-Labor Lobby Funds New H-1B Song-and-Dance Movie

Movie theaters around the country are screening a glamorous new movie about a struggling-yet-handsome Indian H-1B contract-worker in the United States — but viewers aren’t told that the movie was funded by lobbyists to help import more foreign workers for the moviegoers’ own white-collar jobs.

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Tillis: ‘Pervasive Mindset’ of ‘Bias’ Towards Granting Deferred Action

Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) said there is a “pervasive mindset” of “bias towards possibly granting deferred action” on Monday’s “Your World with Neil Cavuto” on the Fox News Channel. Tillis stated that the case of suspected multiple murderer Emmanuel Jesus Rangel-Hernandez

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GOP Sens Reveal ‘Top Model’ Murder Suspect Was An Amnesty Beneficiary

The murder suspect in the slaying of several people in North Carolina, including former “America’s Next Top Model” contestant Mijana Puhar, is an illegal immigrant shielded from deportation by President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.