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Axne introduces job offshoring bill in response to Wells Fargo layoffs

Sounds like another good song and dance but the reality is most US workers who get laid off never get TAA benefits – and these bills do nothing to stop illegal Title 8 violations or H-1B replacement fraud to start with.

https://eu.desmoinesregister.com/story/money/business/2020/01/13/rep-cindy-axne-introduce-job-offshoring-bill-response-wells-fargo-layoffs/4459910002/

“The Offshoring Notification Act would require some employers to tell laid-off workers whether they are being replaced with employees in other countries. She said with the legislation, the U.S. Department of Labor would learn faster whether ex-employees qualify for Trade Adjustment Assistance benefits, which provide monetary support and funding for skills training to workers who lose jobs because of foreign trade”.