The USCIS began accepting H-1B work visa petitions for the 2013 fiscal year on April 2, 2012. Every year, Congress allots 65,000 H-1B visas for qualified applicants with bachelor’s degrees (regular cap). An additional 20,000 are reserved for applicants with master degrees or higher...
Tag: Immigration Law
April 25, 2012 | 10:14 am
February 15, 2012 | 7:12 pm
This entry takes a closer look at a bill mentioned near the end of the run-down of the race in the 30th district that appears in the newest issue of the Jewish Journal.
When Rep. Howard Berman (D-Van Nuys) introduced a bill that would allow certain Israeli entrepreneurs to apply for...
April 26, 2010 | 10:13 am
An array of Jewish groups expressed their dismay at the passage of Arizona’s restrictive new immigration enforcement law.
“The Jewish community has long called on our national leaders to reform our immigration laws to ‘welcome the stranger’ and to create an effective federal...
April 20, 2010 | 11:39 am
Three national Jewish groups urged Arizona’s governor to veto a bill that would force local authorities to enforce federal immigration law.
If passed, the bill “would make state and local law enforcement officers’ jobs nearly impossible, and would bring us further from, not closer...