Tag Archive: gang of eight

Immigration Reform Bill Moves Ahead in Senate

May 8, 2013 8:04 am Published by

Tomorrow, the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary will begin to mark-up the broad immigration reform bill introduced by the gang of eight, and will entertain a host of amendments on issues ranging from H-1B visas to E-Verify.

Bipartisan Immigration Reform Bill Introduced

April 17, 2013 12:52 pm Published by

The highly-anticipated immigration reform package from the gang of eight was introduced late last night which, while NSBA is still pouring over its 844 pages, includes a host of provisions that will impact small business, specifically increasing and changing guest worker visa programs and mandating E-Verify for all employers.

Gang of Eight to Release Immigration Plan

April 10, 2013 1:49 pm Published by

A bipartisan group of senators –– the so-called gang of eight –– is expected to release a broad immigration reform proposal later this week which is said to address issues such as highly-skilled worker visas, temporary worker programs and mandatory E-Verify.

Immigration Update

March 27, 2013 6:01 am Published by

Negotiations continue on the immigration front with the bipartisan “Gang of Eight” in the Senate continuing to work toward, and possibly nearing an agreement, while similar discussions are occurring in the House.