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Think of the wealth -- companies create think about -- 130000.
Americans they've hired.
-- great thing for America in the world.
But what you may know now is that all those companies were co founded by immigrants.
What if America hadn't let their founder Xena.
Then no -- no Intel and so forth not good.
Immigrants are only 12% of the population yet they helped start most of silicon valley's technology companies.
So America is clearly will serve went super Smart immigrants come here and create things.
An American immigration policy towels lots of both Smart people pop you may not work here half a million are on waiting lists.
Congress does award green cards to a 140000.
Skilled workers every year but the demands much greater.
Microsoft opened the software center in Canada.
That doesn't help the United States.
And we have other immigration restrictions pieces are limited to 101000.
People per country.
Even for countries with more than a billion people like Indy.
A Forbes analysis of State Department waiting list found an Indian computer programmer.
Who applies for a green card -- have to wait 35.
-- south African computer programmer has -- better but still has to wait six years.
That hurts immigrants of course but it also hurts America it's because technology companies can't grow as fast as they'd like if they can't hire.
The best workers with specific skills they could they grow faster.
And then they'd hire more Americans.
I'm not gonna talk with those technology companies about this -- -- frankly they tend to be boring McCain -- So instead we'll hear from some of the people they want -- -- Among summarize is a specialist in financial software from India and he's -- -- he's here at a temporary visa got a job -- the company in Maryland.
Indeed be -- as a computer programmer also from India but he's now not allowed to work and he's joined by his attorney -- -- -- Today -- why can't you work here here.
I'm not allowed to work and until -- just -- -- -- just a week ago.
From the immigration department.
And let me ask your lawyer what why can't he work.
Well he had made up prior application that was filed.
And because of a minor technicality.
They had a question about it but mailed it to his former employer that is now out of business so he was unaware.
That they have any questions for him and then months later they mailed him a letter to his home -- saying you're denied and now he's looking at deportation.
What what is America lose if you go home a lot of Americans would say fine we want these jobs.
Well that's one side of the story the other -- -- I do believe America will lose a big talent like me.
IE what card I made the purpose of the -- that -- look for that.
Content in their progress and development of their business.
I paid my income tax I have my house I didn't commodities in time I've been a -- the taxes on time.
I speak fourteen languages.
And that's really an expertise in the -- -- the -- war.
And America could lose a -- like me.
Now other countries Canada Australia have a preference for people like you people with skills.
Absolutely I mean a lot of Indians right now -- wing who countries like Canada UK and Australia.
Reach which have opened a source who.
Legal high skilled immigration.
And people aren't making those offers up and and what what we end up -- it is.
A situation many US -- longer.
Is is though -- -- location that that that people want Kubiak and you -- wolf with that balance off.
And some people would say again so -- let him go back to India keep these jobs for Americans.
It's it's easier said than done I mean several studies show that -- contribute a lot of the economy what do you contribute.
I unmet -- a lot of -- Study showed original legal high skilled immigrants be into the system much more than to get out of the system.
But that's one thing be -- highly educated.
We need a specific need in in the American economy as as special by the process -- -- that that is in need before we can come in.
You know John I think a lot of American companies would like to hire Americans but can't find them.
I know there's nursing.
Shortages are a lot of places just as he is here than -- that's -- thousands of ducks right I've made a very good living doing this.
And given that so many people seem to hate immigrants.
Why do you wanna stay here being a foot and it was almost I have a family here.
I have my fence yet I have I have a life yet the move once we left back on TV movie it.
Who seek better opportunities and -- and he finally think him making it yet know what I find I find Americans as a whole say.
Let's get rid of the immigrants except until they meet them individually -- say let's get rid of all the immigrants except this guy here is a good guy he works from.
It seems pretty self destructive to turn away specialists like Mexicans and when you talk to the immigration bureaucracy.
They have any.
Acceptance of that there there is nobody to talk to -- immigration bureaucracy that is why it's bureaucracy.
And the application process is the process estimate by law from twenty years ago an antiquated law you -- 101000.
Plus we chose they must just be waiting -- we way we have it's a lot of hand holding gets a lot of waiting that's a lot of paper processing in the -- and saying.
Please keep the --
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