Archive for the 'Foreign Worker Permit' Category

USCIS Changes Vaccination Requirements

Friday, August 8th, 2008

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today a revised list of vaccines required for applicants seeking to adjust status to become legal permanent residents. (more…)

H-2B Visa Cap is Reached for 2009

Friday, August 1st, 2008

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced on July 30, 2008 that it has received enough applications to meet the H-2B cap of 33,000 visas for fiscal year 2009. (more…)

GOP lobbyist had no work permit

Saturday, July 5th, 2008

A former California Republican Party official who resigned last year in a controversy over his immigration status had no valid visa or work permit during his high-profile career as a Washington lobbyist for conservative icon Grover Norquist. (more…)

Bush’s Foreign Worker Permit Proposal

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

George W. Bush’s proposal for foreign temporary worker work permits has angered many conservatives for good reason. What follows is an examination of some salient characteristics and motivations of present and future illegal aliens, the ways the illegals differ (on average) from the much larger set of people who, under Bush’s proposal, would seek to come in on legal temporary work permits. Also, the employers of illegal aliens and the potential employers of the proposed temporary workers are compared to highlight how they differ in their characteristics and motivations. (more…)