Category: Economics

Immigration Matters: Correlation of Tax Returns, Immigration

Mabuhay and hafa adai. April 15, the deadline to file individual tax returns, is a date that many individuals who reside in the United States are familiar with. With respect to filing for and requesting for certain immigration benefits, an…
Without Immigration, Our Economy is In Big Trouble

(CNN) As one of the largest employers in the border town of Laredo, Texas, I don’t need to read the newspapers to tell me our country has a labor shortage problem. I know it from the hundreds of jobs I…
Allowing Spouses of H1-B’s to Work Makes America More Competitive

As part of the April 2017 “Buy American and Hire American” executive order, the Trump administration announced that it intends to revoke the employment eligibility of the spouses of foreign workers with H-1B visas. These changes, if implemented, could have…
Immigration: How Much is Too Much?

Maybe it was intrusive use of big data. A mistrust of Eurocracy and foreign judges. Maybe it depended on undeliverable promises and the big red bus. Perhaps it was the complacency of the remainers, and of intransigence in Brussels. But…