Do we really need so many foreign tech workers?

Of course not, but lazy 3rd world countries sure need our jobs.

And US companies and the Chamber of Commerce sure demand cheap labor.

“Americans don’t usually think of technical professionals as “guest workers,” yet at any one time, there are more than a half-million foreigners holding tech jobs in the U.S. They are here thanks to the H-1B visa program. H-1B, so the official spiel goes, addresses an alleged shortage of “highly skilled” Americans to fill jobs “requiring specialized knowledge.

Growing evidence, however, points to companies’ using the program to replace perfectly qualified American workers with cheaper ones from elsewhere.”

Too bad that is illegal under US law, as is all wage-fixing.

Guess that’s what Trump means when he says he wants foreign workers to come to the US legally, which is impossible under Title 8 if doing so harms American workers.

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