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Time to STEM The Visa Lottery?

MoreFreedom Wrote: Sep 25, 2012 1:25 PM
I agree. We also need to make sure that legal immigrants bring sufficient resources with them that they will not be feeding at the welfare trough.
Immigration is often portrayed as a complex issue. In reality, it really comes down to two simple questions:

1. How many immigrants should we allow into this country?

2. How should decide how to select those immigrants?

Currently, America accepts over one million permanent legal immigrants and nearly as many temporary workers each year. Most of these immigrants are not selected based upon their skills or what they will contribute to this country, but through the process of family reunification. I suspect that many who claim that immigration is complicated do so because...