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

(a) “Buy American Laws” means all statutes, regulations, rules, and Executive Orders relating to Federal procurement or Federal grants including those that refer to “Buy America” or “Buy American” that require, or provide a preference for, the purchase ...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 »

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

US President Donald Trump holds up a Buy American, Hire American Executive Order after signing at Snap-On Tools in Kenosha, Wisconsin, April 18, 2017. Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images. During the campaign, Donald Trump promised to eliminate the H-1B ...and more »

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

In a visit to a tool manufacturer in Wisconsin on Tuesday, President Trump signed an executive order to overhaul the H-1B visa program, which he said should be limited to "only the most skilled and highest-paid applicants." Colleges fear that, as with ...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 »

Trump launched his “Buy American, Hire American” order from a company that buys and hires abroad - Quartz

US president Donald Trump chose to sign his new executive order promoting American manufacturers and workers this week at Snap-on, a Kenosha, Wisconsin company that casts American steel into wrenches and screwdrivers. “We're going to do everything in ...and more »

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

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 Wisconsin. The optimism in this room is the same ...and more »

After a series of flip-flops, Trump prepares to deliver on a key campaign pledge - Washington Post

This post has been updated to include a statement from the National Association of Software and Services Companies, which represents Indian IT outsourcing firms. President Trump plans to sign an executive order in Wisconsin on Tuesday that the White ...and more »

How Trump's 'Hire American' Order May Affect Tech Worker Visas - New York Times

President Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday that directs federal agencies to review employment immigration laws to promote “Hire American” policies. The order makes no immediate changes to work visa programs but tells the Departments of Labor ...and more »

Trump touts plans to put 'American workers first' - The Hill

President Trump pledged in his weekly address Friday to prioritize American workers to ensure their concerns don't "go unanswered." "For too long, American workers were forgotten by their government – and I mean totally forgotten. Their interests were ...and more »