Each year, tens of thousands of immigrants flock to the United States to avoid persecution or hardship. Many of these individuals are eligible to apply for asylum or refugee status. While the terms “asylum” and “refugee” are closely related, they have some distinct differences defined under U.S. … Read more about Asylum vs. Refugee Status in the U.S.
It's a well-known fact Melania Trump, the would-be first lady and wife of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, is an immigrant to the United States, and in fact, would be only the second first lady born outside this country.The former model was born in Slovenia, and she says she came to the … Read more about Melania Trumps Immigration Story
"I’m changing. I’m changing." That's what Republican presidential front runner Donald Trump told Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly at a debate in early March about his position on the H-1B visa, or the non-immigrant visa that grants entry into the United States to foreigners who bring specialized … Read more about Donald Trump’s Position on H-1B Visas
Immigration is a hot button topic on the campaign trail this season, and presidential hopefuls have devoted a significant amount of time trying to woo voters on the issue -- and for good reason. A recent CNN/ORC poll rated illegal immigration as one of the most important issues in the election, with … Read more about Which Presidential Candidates are Most/Least Immigration Friendly
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has taken the nation by storm, attracting millions of supporters with promises to reform the education and financial sectors. In his bid for the Democratic ticket for the White House, the Vermont senator also is assuring followers he'll provide a "fair and humane" … Read more about Bernie Sanders on Immigration
For presidential hopeful Sen Marco Rubio (R-FL), immigration is more than just an abstract issue being thrown about about on the campaign trail; it's personal. The candidate is the son of Cuban immigrants, Mario and Oria Rubio, who moved to the United States in 1956 with little education or money, … Read more about Marco Rubio’s Position on Immigration
Presidential candidate and real estate giant Donald Trump created a bit of confusion at the CNBC debate when he denied having made criticisms of Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, despite the controversial quote under discussion had already been posted on his own campaign's website. Trump's Words On … Read more about Trump vs. Zuckerberg – The Immigration Debate
Innovation has long been a staple of the United States's place in the global community, and yet in matters pertaining to immigration and patents, the next wave of innovation is mysteriously absent. Innovate or Die Peter Drucker is famous for his saying that companies must "innovate or die." … Read more about Reforming Immigration and Patent Law