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04/25/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
"Economic evidence shows that, in addition to boosting economic growth, immigration leads to a positive impact on wages of native-born workers."
Economic evidence shows that in addition to boosting economic growth immigration leads

Immigrants Can Help Boost American Innovation And Economic Growth

forbes.com
Vicki Irving
Shawn Gunter
Maria Velasco
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FWD.us
04/25/2017 . Facebook
On Friday, we brought together a new regional coalition in Pasco, Washington to advocate for fixing the immigration system. Here's what they shared:

1/ They believe that the current immigration system is broken.
2/ Americans have worked with immigrants to make the local economy of Eastern Washington stronger.
3/ We need to push to reform our immigration system to strengthen our economy and...
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On Friday we brought together a new regional coalition in Pasco Washington
Christopher Grow
Philip Rothman
Larry L Smith
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FWD.us
yesterday at 19:56. Facebook
Limiting the number of foreign doctors who can get visas to practice in the United States could have a significant impact on certain hospitals and states that rely on them.
Limiting the number of foreign doctors who can get visas to practice

Clamp down on visas for doctors could hurt these parts of the U.S.

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Tom Cooke
Jessie White
Cristian Kittsteiner
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FWD.us
yesterday at 13:03. Facebook
We are proud to be a part of the Informed Immigrant coalition and excited to announce the launch of a new “Know Your Rights & Family Preparedness Video.” This video features important information for immigrants, families, and service providers to use and educate their communities.

Join in and share this video about the fundamental rights that every immigrant, documented and undocumented, has...
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Harold Call
Dixie Landrum
Jerry Hatfield
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yesterday at 01:00. Facebook
"I’ve applied to H-1B three times before, in 2014, 2015 and 2016, and now 2017 will be my fourth time. And overall, the whole process feels extremely unwelcoming. There is no single decision that you come to know that you haven’t won."

Watch more on Sagar's story and see firsthand the consequences of a broken high-skilled visa system: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Nikki Cenkner
Linda Dumchus
Max Sappenfield
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FWD.us
04/23/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
“What I have loved about the U.S. is that it didn’t matter where you came from,” Mr Gopal said. “Your past, your color or religion didn’t matter. If you did good work, there was a place for you here.”
What I have loved about the US is that it didnt matter

Meet the Foreign Tech Workers Left in Limbo by Trump

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Jim Miller
Christopher GV
Earl Lindsley
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FWD.us
04/21/2017 at 19:15. Facebook
Jeanette Vizguerra, an undocumented mother of four living in Denver, has been named one of 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine.
Jeanette Vizguerra an undocumented mother of four living in Denver has been

Undocumented mom taking sanctuary in Denver church is among Time's 100 Most Influential People

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April Mills
Renee Millard-Chacon
Joseph Hodor
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FWD.us
04/20/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón, Miami Dade College and Tuyo restaurant are an example of building strong communities that support immigrants and Americans. Together, they build upon a legacy that has always been a part of the American story – providing the best and brightest across the world with opportunities to flourish and grow the economy in the U.S.

Thank you Florida Council for Commonsense...
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Tom Greder
Laz Pulido
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04/20/2017 at 18:59. Facebook
On behalf of the FWD.us team and founders, thank you for being a part of our growing Facebook community – now over one million strong! Since our founding four years ago, we have been engaging supporters around the country in the fight to fix our immigration and criminal justice systems. Thank you for standing with us and making your voice heard.

Let's keep building this together.
Magda Quevedo
Janice Schmidt
Marissa Briseño
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FWD.us
04/19/2017 at 20:37. Facebook
Join FWD.us President Todd Schulte for a discussion on what’s happening with immigration reform, what it means, and what we can do to fix it. Learn more at Best & Brightest & Stuck: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Gina Dalma
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FWD.us
04/19/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Our nation’s immigration landscape has been changing rapidly over the past few months. But one thing has unfortunately remained the same – our immigration system is broken.

Join us on Facebook Live today with our President Todd Schulte to discuss some of the recent executive orders on immigration and the ways in which we can fix our high-skilled immigration system.
Our nations immigration landscape has been changing rapidly over the past few
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Edward Keegan
Carolyn Harper
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FWD.us
04/19/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
Undocumented immigrants contribute at least several million in tax revenue in each of the 50 states, and more than $3 billion per year in California.
Undocumented immigrants contribute at least several million in tax revenue in each
Thomas Bruns
John Linn
Jean Murray
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FWD.us
04/18/2017 at 20:20. Facebook
Undocumented immigrants pay an estimated $11.74 billion every year in state and local taxes that help support and provide services to the communities in which they live. This includes education, parks and recreation, healthcare, and public safety.
Kim Conkwright
James Richard Dick Wilkins
Milbourne Whitt
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FWD.us
04/18/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Undocumented immigrants pay an average effective tax rate of about 8%. To put that into perspective, the top 1% of taxpayers pay an average effective tax rate of just 5.4%
Undocumented immigrants pay an average effective tax rate of about 8 To
David Sennick
A.c. Barber
Sherri Lowe
FWD.us
FWD.us
04/18/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
States where undocumented immigrants pay millions in state and local taxes? All of them.
States where undocumented immigrants pay millions in state and local taxes All of them
Sally Korsmoe
Debbie Turner
Katie Martinez
FWD.us
FWD.us
04/17/2017. Facebook
The indiscriminate removal of non-violent undocumented immigrants, rather than a focus on truly violent criminals is morally reprehensible, devastating to the workforce, and diminishing our public safety.
The indiscriminate removal of nonviolent undocumented immigrants rather than a focus on

ICE immigration arrests of noncriminals double under Trump

washingtonpost.com
Elaine Chance
Rob Bartell
Janie Lang
FWD.us
FWD.us
04/17/2017. Facebook
Undocumented immigrants in the U.S. collectively contribute nearly $12 billion each year in state and local taxes
Undocumented immigrants in the US collectively contribute nearly 12 billion each year

'Undocumented' Immigrants Pay Billions in Taxes

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Teresa Frazier
Lonny Wilson
Rodney K. Stanford
FWD.us
FWD.us
04/17/2017. Facebook
We need an immigration system that doesn't keep the best and brightest stuck in an arbitrary and broken system.

Watch Laura's story and sign on keep some of the best and brightest here in the U.S. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Victor Hamilton
Pete Gabel
Debbie Stanzione
FWD.us
FWD.us
04/15/2017. Facebook
Undocumented immigrants pay billions of dollars in taxes every year, including contributing billions to Social Security.
Undocumented immigrants pay billions of dollars in taxes every year including contributing

The Truth About Undocumented Immigrants and Taxes

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Catherine Chappuis McMahon
Anita Nunemaker
Carol Mcknight
FWD.us
FWD.us
04/14/2017. Facebook
"We urge Congress to modernize our immigration system in a way that maximizes the opportunity immigration can bring, and reaffirms continuing the rich history of welcoming immigrants to the United States."
We urge Congress to modernize our immigration system in a way that

1,500 economists to Trump: Immigrants are good for the U.S. economy

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Clare Lorenz Dockins
Dan Scripture
Alice Burrell