A bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives would close a loophole in the H-1B visa program that allegedly depresses the wages and job opportunities of U.S. workers. Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif. introduced the Protect and Grow American Jobs Act — H.B. 5801 — on Thursday to modify the H-1B program by raising the wage threshold required to be considered an “exempt” H-1B worker.
Today, the U.S. Department of Justice asked the U.S. Supreme Court for a rehearing before nine justices in the case over President Barack Obama’s controversial executive actions (DACA and DAPA) on immigration, highlighting the need for a definitive decision on the matter instead of the nonprecedential 4-4 split reached by the high court in June.
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