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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 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 »

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 »

Trump moves to limit visa program for tech workers - The Boston Globe

As a candidate, Trump said he would “end forever the use of the H-1B as a cheap labor program.” This spring, as employers were sending in thousands of applications for the limited visas, officials from the departments of Labor, Justice, and Homeland ...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 »

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 ...and more »

Trump signed an executive order to review high-skilled H-1B immigration visas - Recode

(Update: Trump signed his executive order targeting the H-1B program on Tuesday afternoon.) U.S. President Donald Trump will order a full review of the country's high-skilled immigration visa program tomorrow, part of a continued push to clamp down on ...and more »