President Trump’s new directive targets the H-1B visa program, contending that it undercuts the U.S. labor force by bringing in cheaper foreign workers. What’s your take on this from a high-tech industry perspective?
Submitted by Robert Goldrich on Thursday, Apr. 20, 2017
The directive is needed because H-1B visas are taking jobs away from American workers and driving down wages.
0% (0 votes)
The tech industry can’t find enough highly qualified U.S. workers. Visa recipients are well paid and not lowering the pay scale.
67% (2 votes)
More scrutiny of the visa program is needed--but it shouldn’t be gutted because it can bring needed talent into the U.S. fold.
33% (1 vote)
Total votes: 3