Tags: Biden Administration | Joe Biden | republicans | biden | foreign workers | visa ban | espire

Republicans Push for Foreign Worker Visa Ban Extension

Sen. Joshua Hawley (R-Mo.) speaks in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill on March 2, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Graeme Jennings-Pool/Getty Images)

By    |   Thursday, 08 April 2021 07:54 AM

Amid high unemployment and an unprecedented surge of illegal immigrants pouring across the border, President Joe Biden allowed a pandemic-prompted visa ban for certain foreign workers to expire – causing concern the move will upend the overly competitive job market looming over out-of-work Americans.

A moratorium on several types of visas was included in a series of June 2020 executive orders related to combating the pandemic that were issued by then-President Donald Trump. He called some of the non-immigrant visa programs, such as the H1-B visa for foreign workers, an "unusual threat to the employment of American workers."

© 2021 Newsmax. All rights reserved.


platinum
Amid high unemployment and an unprecedented surge of illegal immigrants pouring across the border, President Joe Biden allowed a pandemic-prompted visa ban for certain foreign workers to expire - causing concern the move...
republicans, biden, foreign workers, visa ban, espire
1477
2021-54-08
Thursday, 08 April 2021 07:54 AM
Newsmax Media, Inc.
More Platinum Articles
 

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved