Jan 30, 2017 - Politics & Policy
Trump's next immigration target
"Our country's immigration policies should be designed and implemented to serve, first and foremost, the U.S. national interest," the draft proposal reads, according to a copy reviewed by Bloomberg. "Visa programs for foreign workers … should be administered in a manner that protects the civil rights of American workers and current lawful residents, and that prioritizes the protection of American workers -- our forgotten working people -- and the jobs they hold."
Why it matters: Tech companies are already tip-toeing around Trump, as Axios' Kim Hart wrote this morning. If Trump goes after H-1Bs, the cautiously cordial relations between Trump and tech could unravel.