H1-B visas http://kalw.org en African immigrants worry with elimination of Diversity Visa http://kalw.org/post/african-immigrants-worry-elimination-diversity-visa <p class="p1">Last June, the U.S. Congress made a landmark decision to pass immigration reform. The new law eliminates the Diversity Immigrant Lottery Visa, also known as the Green Card Lottery.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 09 May 2014 03:02:54 +0000 Hana Baba 43508 at http://kalw.org African immigrants worry with elimination of Diversity Visa Government shutdown causes working visa uncertainty http://kalw.org/post/government-shutdown-causes-working-visa-uncertainty <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-0fb6225c-9eb0-5ca2-9c85-d000979b09cb"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Thousands of people move to the Bay Area for a job. Many are from overseas, requiring a visa to live and work in the United States. </span></span></p><p></p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 01:16:35 +0000 Mary Willis 34231 at http://kalw.org Government shutdown causes working visa uncertainty Bay Area views on federal immigration reform http://kalw.org/post/bay-area-views-federal-immigration-reform <p>City Visions takes up&nbsp;the federal immigration reform debate and explores what the President's proposal could mean for the Bay Area. What are our region's pressing concerns and priorities? More visas for skilled workers?&nbsp;An easier path to citizenship for the undocumented?&nbsp;How can the Bay Area inform and advance the national discussion?</p><p></p><p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 17:43:04 +0000 City Visions 23634 at http://kalw.org Bay Area views on federal immigration reform