Legal Immigration Key Driver of Economic Growth in U.S. -Huffington Post/Dick Burke
As the CEO of a company that works on a daily basis with U.S. companies seeking to hire foreign nationals, I can say with certainty three things. First, we should never, ever confuse legal immigration with illegal immigration. Second, legal immigration programs have resulted in thousands of U.S. companies being able to hire key employees who have helped them grow their business. Third, the current system is frustrating, confusing, stressful and inefficient - and for the sake of our economy it needs to be improved.
Nationwide, our company has worked with more than 3,300 U.S. companies on their immigration and visa needs. We've filed nearly 5,000 cases this year alone. Our clients tell us that the foreign individuals they are trying to hire are key to the success of their business, which is why they put forth significant time and investment in the process. They also tell us that a diverse workforce is increasingly a competitive advantage for them.
Read the full article by Dick Burke here.