Tight border, foreign worker cap spark debate on immigration bill

04/10/2013 | Reuters · Wall Street Journal, The

Proposals for tighter border security and a limit on foreign agricultural workers have sparked debate on a bipartisan immigration bill in the Senate. The Senate plan aims to improve border security before providing a pathway to citizenship, and it would require businesses to use the E-Verify system to screen workers after a phase-in period of five years. Meanwhile, agriculture industry groups are negotiating for a higher cap on foreign workers.

View Full Article in:

Reuters · Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Briefs: