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DHS Nielsen Approves Extra H-2B Workers

President Donald Trump’s federal agencies will allow companies to bring in an additional 15,000 foreign “guest workers” for use in landscaping, forestry, resorts, and seafood processing, say Maryland seafood executives.

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Speaker Ryan Asks GOP Panel For Amnesty Plan

House Speaker Paul Ryan has created a 10-person panel to draft a GOP immigration plans in response to President Donald Trump’s no-wall deal support of the Democrats huge ‘dream’ amnesty.

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White House Posts ‘Hire American’ Executive Order

President Donald Trump’s White House has released the text of his new “hire American” Executive Order, which orders a multi-agency reform of the nation’s many guest-worker programs to help raise Americans’ wages and salaries.

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Labor Secretary Nominee Moving Closer to Donald Trump’s Populist Priorities

Andy Puzder’s promised support for Trump’s pro-American reforms gives Americans a good way to measure Puzder’s performance in the job if he is confirmed by the Senate, said Mark Krikorian, director of the Center for Immigration Studies. “We’ll see if his actions as Labor Secretary show that he really has change his [CEO] thinking.”

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Shock: Americans’ Wages Dropping Fast in 2016

Federal data released Aug. 9 shows that Americans’ wages are dropping again, seven years after President Barack Obama declared the economy had recovered from the property-bubble — and three months before the 2016 election.

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