Merit-based alien bill in Senate favors PH

May 2013
Filipino Reporter;5/10/2013, Vol. 41 Issue 23, p1
This article presents information on the proposed merit-based immigration bill in the U.S. Senate. The bill would benefit immigrants who have attended college or have on-the-job training in skilled occupations, like engineering. The bill's controversial elements include the establishment of a new system for temporary guest workers.


Related Articles

  • Industry execs support immigration reform bill.  // Nation's Restaurant News;4/29/2013, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p6 

    The article reports that hospitality industry officials have supported the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013, which is expected to address problems in the U.S. immigration laws.

  • Last push on big bills.  // Hill;9/21/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 101, p40 

    The author reflects on the passage of the immigration reform bill named DREAM Act in the U.S.

  • Immigration reform moves out of the Senate.  // La Prensa San Diego;6/28/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 26, p6 

    The article informs that the U.S. immigration reform bill has been passed in the Senate with a 68-32 vote.

  • Immigration Bill Has Long Road Ahead.  // Moderate Voice;6/28/2013, p5 

    The article focuses on the issue about immigration bill in the U.S.

  • ABA Support for a Proposal to Reduce Immigration Cases Finally Pays Off. McMillion, Rhonda // ABA Journal;Nov2011, Vol. 97 Issue 11, p1 

    Information on the proposed Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act, S. 952 and H.R. 1842 of the U.S., which is being supported by the American Bar Association (ABA), is presented.

  • The DREAM Act Immigrant Access to Higher Education.  // Congressional Digest;Nov2010, Vol. 89 Issue 9, p257 

    The article discusses U.S. immigration policy and the proposed U.S. Congressional legislation titled the Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act (DREAM), introduced for approval every year between 2001 and 2010. The article discusses facets of the bill and reasons held for...

  • Gays dumped from immigration bill. Erbentraut, Joseph // Guide;Feb2010, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p8 

    The article reports on the immigration legislation proposed by the House Democrats in the U.S. which excludes the protections for gay and lesbian immigrants. It notes that the protections were cancelled after numerous concerns coming from the religious community. It mentions that Representative...

  • Rubio: I'm not getting cold feet. Bolton, Alexander // Hill;5/8/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 53, p1 

    The article reports on the speculations that Senator Marco Rubio is reconsidering the immigration bill which he co-authored with the Gang of Eight.

  • Ad Campaign Seeks to Eject Illegals from U.S. Jobs. Edwards Jr., James R. // Human Events;3/26/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p20 

    The article focuses on the so-called E-Verify bill or H.R. 2885 which seeks to curb illegal immigration in the U.S. and level the playing field for employment with the use of the free online verification program. It highlights the nationwide advertising campaign mounted by grassroots...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics