(OPINION) The H-1B Visa Lottery and America’s Bad Immigration Law

U.S. immigration law has become so inadequate that U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will reject up to 82% of the H-1B registrations for high-skilled foreign nationals submitted in the most recent H-1B lottery, according to the latest government data. In contrast, there is no numerical limit on high-skilled temporary visas in Canada under the Global Skills Strategy, and many high-skill temporary visa applicants are approved within two weeks. Despite this, many members of Congress have ignored the global competition for talent or, more remarkably, introduced measures to make it even more difficult for companies to employ foreign-born scientists and engineers in America…

Stuart Anderson, Forbes, April 18, 2022
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