immigration reform

  • Why High-Skilled Immigration Reform Is Stuck

    Why High-Skilled Immigration Reform Is Stuck

    In April, the Senate put together a comprehensive immigration reform bill that was then sent to the House of Representatives where it currently languishes.¬†Once wrapped into the larger comprehensive immigration reform push, high-skilled immigration reform’s success became dependent on the passage of the full bill. Read More

  • Zuckerberg’s Undocumented High School Students Sparked His Immigration Reform Passion

    Zuckerberg’s Undocumented High School Students Sparked His Immigration Reform Passion

    In addition to leading one of the most ambitious businesses of the 21st century, billionaire Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is also an occasional high school teacher. After Zuckerberg decided to give part of his substantial wealth to education, his wife decided that he shouldn’t be another armchair check writer. “Pretty quickly, she decided that I wasn’t going to be someone… Read More

  • Only 16% Of Republicans and 29% of Democrats Want Increased Immigration

    Only 16% Of Republicans and 29% of Democrats Want Increased Immigration

    Despite the international heritage of the United States, Americans are not eager for more immigrants. A new Gallup poll finds that only 16 percent of Republicans and 29 percent of Democrats think that immigration “should be increased.” The good news is that this paltry support is a record high and continues to grow. “Support for increasing immigration remains the minority… Read More

  • Why Immigration Reform May Fail, In 4 Charts

    Why Immigration Reform May Fail, In 4 Charts

    We reported yesterday that the most unproductive Congress in history may kill high-skilled immigration reform. Despite a comprehensive immigration bill being passed in the Senate, top Republicans in the House of Representatives say the Senate version is a “Pipe Dream” and they plan to aggressively pursue their own (right or wrong). Here’s why Republicans and Democrats… Read More

  • How Hackers Beat The NSA In The ’90s And How They Can Do It Again

    How Hackers Beat The NSA In The ’90s And How They Can Do It Again

    While the world parses the ramifications of the National Security Agency’s massive snooping operation, it’s important to remember an earlier government attempt at data collection and, more important, how a group of hackers and activists banded together to stop it. Read More