Trump orders alien biometric IDs, dump 466,000 Obama green cards

President Trump ordered biometric ID cards for all non-immigrant work visas and is moving to dump Obama's executive order expanding H-1B green cards by 466,000. Donald Trump's first initiative as president was issuing the "Buy American and Hire American" order in April 2017 that instructed the U.S. Immigration Service to drastically restructure the job-destroying H-1B "temporary foreign worker" program. Republican President George H.W. Bush joined Democratic senator Ted Kennedy to pass the Immigration Act of 1990 that expanded U.S. foreign worker visas, implemented family chain migration, and launched the H-1B "specialty occupations" visa program. The so-called "Einstein Visas" program was designed to allow employers having difficulty hiring enough skilled U.S. college graduates, to temporarily sponsor "green card" work visas for up to 85,000 foreign college graduates.  But Silicon Valley tech...(Read Full Post)