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American Companies Should Be Able to Hire Foreign Seasonal Workers – Trump’s Businesses Do

Kitchens, restaurants, and housekeeping departments in high-end resorts are often staffed with foreign seasonal workers, who arrive into the United States during peak vacation months. American vacation destinations including resorts—which frequently tout costly club memberships—can employ foreign workers through the…
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Business & the Workforce, Department of Labor, Donald Trump, Employment Based, featured, H-2b, Low Wage, seasonal workers

Why Rescinding the International Entrepreneur Rule Is Bad for the American Economy

To build America’s competitive edge over other nations attempting to attract global talent, the Obama administration issued the International Entrepreneur Rule (IER) in 2014. This regulation allows international entrepreneurs to temporarily enter the United States to grow businesses—yet the Trump…
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Business & the Workforce, Department of Homeland Security, economics, Entrepreneurship/Innovation, featured

Trump Administration Misses the First Deadline to Reunite Children With Parents

After being order last month by a federal judge to reunite the thousands of children it had separated from their parents under the “zero tolerance” policy, the Trump administration said it would not meet the first court-mandated deadline to reunite…
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Asylum, Border Enforcement, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Justice, Detention, Donald Trump, Enforcement, Family Detention, featured, Flores, Humanitarian Protection, Interior Enforcement

Federal Investigation Finds ICE Fails to Address Sexual Assault, Abuse in Immigrant Detention Centers

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) consistently fails to conduct adequate inspections of its detention facilities or to follow up on recommended corrections at facilities that are found not to meet agency standards. As a result, many immigrant detainees are…
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Abuses, Department of Homeland Security, Detention, Donald Trump, Enforcement, featured, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Interior Enforcement, Office of Inspector General