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Trump wisely moves to reform H-1B visa program - Minneapolis Star Tribune

President Trump's executive order that would kick-start the overhaul of a problematic visa program is a good move that should be strongly pursued. The H-1B program started in 1990 with a valid goal: allowing companies to tap foreign talent for ...and more »

Presidential Executive Order on Buy American and Hire American - The White House (blog)

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and to ensure the faithful execution of the laws, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Definitions. As used in this order: (a) “Buy ...and more »

Trump's New Order on Visas Could Make American Colleges Less Appealing Overseas - Chronicle of Higher Education

Yet again a Trump-administration executive order has the potential to roil American campuses and their recruitment of international students. President Trump on Tuesday signed a measure that would target fraud and abuse in overseas guest-worker ...and more »

Trump Signs Order That Could Lead to Curbs on Foreign Workers - New York Times

KENOSHA, Wis. — President Trump, hammering his “America First” campaign theme, signed an order on Tuesday that he said would favor American companies for federal contracts and reform the visa program for foreign technical workers. After recent policy ...and more »

In manufacturing-heavy Wisconsin, Donald Trump links China to 70000 lost US factories - PolitiFact

On his first visit to Wisconsin since taking office, President Donald Trump came to Kenosha, a city once synonymous with manufacturing, to sign an executive order as part of his "Buy American, Hire American" agenda. It's aimed at boosting jobs in the ...and more »

Trump's Executive Order Won't Give Tech Clarity on H-1B Visas - WIRED

During a scheduled trip to Wisconsin Tuesday, President Trump will sign a long-awaited executive order that aims to address fraud and abuse in the visa program tech companies use to hire high-skilled foreign workers. As a candidate, Trump vowed to kill ...and more »

What Trump's H-1B visa executive order actually does - Vox

President Trump likes to say that he doesn't want to announce in advance when he's going to launch an attack. But on Tuesday, he signed an executive order that did just that. While on a visit to the headquarters of Snap-On Tools in Kenosha, Wisconsin ...and more »

Remarks by President Trump on Buy American, Hire American Executive Order - The White House (blog)

Snap-On Tools Kenosha, Wisconsin. 2:21 P.M. CDT. THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much. (Applause.) These are great, great people and these are real workers. I love the workers. We're doing a good job for the workers. And I'm thrilled to be back in ...and more »

Trump Executive Order Targets H-1B Visas, But for Real Reform, He'll Need Help - New York Magazine

During the campaign, Donald Trump promised to eliminate the H-1B visa program, though he flip-flopped on the issue many times. Now, with the end of his first 100 days in office quickly approaching, President Trump hopes to show he's advancing his ...and more »

Trump's H-1B visa executive order: read the full text - Vox

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing federal agencies to review their policies with respect to hiring foreign workers, and to examine the controversial H-1B visa program for skilled foreign workers, popular with many ...and more »