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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 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 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 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Trump takes first step toward H-1B reform - CNNMoney

On Tuesday, Trump signed an executive order that directed federal agencies to implement a "Buy American, Hire American" strategy. The order included a section geared at immigration reform. The order tasked four department heads (including the Secretary ...and more »

Trump's pledge to help workers faces hurdles - National Catholic Reporter (blog)

President Donald Trump lands in Kenosha, Wisconsin, at the Snap-on factory on April 18. (Official White House Photo/Shealah Craighead). President Donald Trump hit the road on Tuesday, venturing to Wisconsin, one of the "blue wall" states the Hillary ...and more »