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  • The State of Immigration U.S. is Far Behind in the Race for Global Talent
  • Taking Action on Immigration

Business Roundtable supports immigration policies that will help keep America secure and support a healthier economy – accelerating growth, encouraging hiring and creating American jobs.

Recent Activities in Immigration

May 21, 2013
News Release

WashingtonBusiness Roundtable, representing CEOs of leading U.S. companies from every sector of the economy, today praised bipartisan passage of S. 744, the “Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act,” by a vote of 13-5. The measure to overhaul America’s immigration system was supported by all Democratic members of the Committee and three Republicans, Senators Jeff Flake (R-AZ), Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT).

May 10, 2013
Media Resource

In testimony yesterday before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, business leaders and policy experts explained how reform of the broken U.S. immigration system will strengthen the economy and spur greater innovation in America:

April 16, 2013
News Release

Business Roundtable, representing CEOs of leading U.S. companies from every sector of the economy, today praised the “Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013” as a critical first step in advancing top-to-bottom reform of the U.S. immigration system, but expressed concern about overly restrictive provisions related to temporary high-skilled visas that may impede U.S. employers’ ability to hire highly sought after top world talent.

April 10, 2013
Media Resource

As Congress advances immigration reform legislation, Business Roundtable, representing CEOs of leading U.S. companies from every sector of the economy, today outlined policy recommendations to fix America’s broken immigration system. Among the key provisions in Taking Action on Immigration: Realistic Solutions for Fixing a Broken System are the following:

April 10, 2013
News Release

As Congress advances immigration reform legislation, Business Roundtable, representing CEOs of leading U.S. companies from every sector of the economy, today outlined policy recommendations to fix America’s broken immigration system. The solutions come after months of consultation with business organizations, trade associations, labor unions and other stakeholders

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Committee Spotlight

As business leaders representing every sector of the economy, Business Roundtable members understand the importance of fixing America’s broken immigration system. Immigration reform, done right, will help keep...

Growth Agenda

A Growth Plan for the U.S.

Business leaders are committed to working with government to foster a healthy business climate that creates opportunity for everyone in the U.S. We have identified attainable targets that will produce real, sustainable growth for our country.

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