The STEM Jobs Act HR 6429

Sponsor: Lamar Smith (TX)

Replace the current 55,000 visas reserved for underrepresented countries and re-allocates them for high-skilled Immigrants with graduate degrees from US universities.

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Tech-Friendly Legislators

50% Support
50% Oppose

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This bill failed (under suspension)

Source: US Chamber of Commerce

  • National Associations
  • American Council of Engineering Companies
  • American Council on International Personnel
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Business Roundtable
  • College and University Professional Association for Human Resources
  • Compete America Coalition
  • CompTIA
  • Consumer Electronics Association
  • CTIA - The Wireless Association
  • Engine Advocacy
  • HR Policy Association
  • IEEE-USA
  • ImmigrationWorks USA
  • InfoComm International
  • Information Technology Industry Council
  • National Association of Manufacturers
  • National Foreign Trade Council
  • National Marine Manufacturers Association
  • Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI)
  • Semiconductor Industry Association
  • Society for Human Resource Management
  • Software & Information Industry Association
  • TechNet
  • TechServe Alliance
  • Telecommunications Industry Association
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • Employers
  • Adobe
  • AGCO Corporation
  • Altera Corporation
  • AMD
  • Apple
  • ArcelorMittal USA
  • Atmel Corporation
  • Broadcom
  • CA Technologies
  • Cargill, Incorporated
  • Steve Case and Revolution LLC
  • Caterpillar
  • Cisco
  • Cognizant
  • Concord Servicing Corporation
  • Dell
  • Freescale Semiconductor
  • GlobalFoundries
  • Halliburton
  • Hattery Labs
  • Hewlett-Packard Company
  • IBM Corporation
  • Ingersoll Rand
  • Intel Corporation
  • Interactive Intelligence, Inc.
  • Ludlum Measurements, Inc.
  • Manor Tool & Mfg. Co.
  • Mar-Bal, Inc.
  • Marvell Technology Group
  • Maxim Integrated Products
  • Meadow Mills, Inc.
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • ON Semiconductor
  • Oracle
  • Overstock.com
  • Oxford Consulting Group
  • Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc.
  • PMC-Sierra
  • Qualcomm
  • SBG Technology Solutions
  • Sunnyside Corporation
  • Teradata Corporation
  • Texas Instruments Incorporated
  • The ASCII Group, Inc.
  • Uniweld Products Inc.
  • Xerox
  • State and Local Associations
  • Arizona Technology Council
  • Bay Area Council
  • Bay Area Council
  • Economic Institute
  • CEO Council for Growth
  • Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce
  • Columbus Chamber of Commerce
  • CONNECT
  • Connecticut Technology Council
  • Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • Greater Bethesda-Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce
  • Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce
  • Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce
  • Greater Louisville, Inc
  • Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce
  • Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce
  • Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce
  • Illinois Manufacturers' Association
  • Illinois Technology Association
  • Indiana Chamber of Commerce
  • Joliet Chamber of Commerce
  • Kentucky Chamber of Commerce
  • Manhattan Chamber of Commerce
  • Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
  • New Jersey Technology Council
  • New York Technology Council
  • North Country Chamber of Commerce
  • OCTANe
  • Overland Park (KS) Chamber of Commerce
  • Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry
  • Prince William (VA) Chamber of Commerce
  • Rockford Chamber of Commerce
  • San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce
  • Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
  • Silicon Valley Leadership Group
  • South Shore Chamber of Commerce
  • Tampa Bay Technology Forum
  • Tech Collective (Rhode Island)
  • Technology Association of Georgia
  • Tempe (AZ) Chamber of Commerce
  • The Committee of 100 (Delaware)
  • Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce
  • Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber

Source: Popvox

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