NumbersUSA Quoted

H-1B Reform Has ‘Zero Impact’ on Americans Replaced by Foreigners, Expert Says

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Breitbart -- John Binder

But, NumbersUSA’s Director of Government Relations Rosemary Jenks said the congressmen are “misunderstanding” what the H-1B visa program actually does, as far as Americans being replaced by cheaper, foreign workers.

“This doesn’t have any impact on outsourcing jobs,” Jenks told Breitbart Texas. “H-1B’s are coming here. This shows a misunderstanding of the entire H-1B program. H-1B has nothing to do with moving jobs abroad.”

NumbersUSA Quoted

Open Borders Groups Gird for H-1B Fights

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Breitbart -- John Binder

Immigration hawks at NumbersUSA say the open borders lobby appears to be opposing every position the Trump Administration holds on immigration.

“I think that the advocacy groups are going to scream and yell about any single thing that anyone proposes that is not open borders,” NumbersUSA Government Affairs Director Rosemary Jenks told Breitbart Texas. “They’ve decided that it’s in their interest to fight everything Trump wants to do.”

NumbersUSA Quoted

Big Tech Fears Trump's 'America First' Visa Reforms

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Breitbart -- John Binder

Director of Governmental Affairs for NumbersUSA Rosemary Jenks told Breitbart Texas that Trump’s executive order draft is feared by multinationals for the specific reason that it throws a wrench in their current model where tech departments are handed over to consulting firms who then find cheap, foreign workers to fill job positions.

NumbersUSA Quoted

Expert: Guest Worker Reforms Are ‘PR Fix’ for Silicon Valley

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Breitbart News -- John Binder

Similarly, Brown’s legislation would mirror Lofgren’s bill in the sense that it would not deal with the number of H1-B visas given every year to foreign workers, but instead close loopholes that allow companies to hire cheaper, foreign workers over American workers.

NumbersUSA Quoted

As Soon As He Is Inaugurated, Trump Will Move To Clamp Down On Immigration

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Los Angeles Times -- Brian Bennett

Much of the task of unraveling Obama’s immigration protections and ratcheting up deportations will fall to Trump’s choice to run the Department of Homeland Security, retired Marine Gen. John F. Kelly, who oversaw the military’s counter-narcotics operations in Central America until early last year. Kelly is expected to be confirmed Friday.