FORT COLLINS, Colo.— Some people are urging the Colorado burrito chain Illegal Pete's to change its name because of the way the word "illegal" has been used to describe immigrants. The Coloradan reports that about 30 people gathered in Fort Collins Wednesday to ask owner Pete Turner to change the name of the chain, which is about to open an outlet there.» Read More
File under unintended consequences: A provision meant to deny immigrant workers Obamacare actually incentivizes businesses to prefer immigrants to citizens.
Ben Frost, global product manager at Hay Group, talks about the European "brain drain" and how companies will have trouble retaining and finding talents when the region's economy picks up.
A vast majority of Republicans and conservatives support immigration reform if the law solves the problem of illegal immigration, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio told CNBC on Tuesday.
Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-FL), explains that the current immigration bill, which he helped write, needs improvement if it is to clear Congress.
Most of President Obama's initiatives may appease liberal elites but don't do much to bolster opportunities for middle class and working families.
In the third part of a wide-ranging interview, Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), explains why he wants to change the current variable corporate tax rate so it's fair across the board and encourages companies to bring money back to the United States.
In part two of a wide-ranging interview, Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), explains why he agrees with Apple's CEO Tim Cook about the need for corporate tax reform.
In a wide-ranging interview, Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), shares his thoughts on political wrangling on Capitol Hill over the budget deficit and his concern "about the entitlement explosion" and "the bankruptcy of these programs."
Spanish officials tell a dramatic turnaround story: from near-bankruptcy a year ago to model of budget austerity and reform now.There are just two things missing: jobs and growth.
Immigration reform takes a big step to becoming law, but some experts worry that the emphasis on security could create a demilitarized zone.
Ian Temple, chairman of the Hydrogen Group, talks to CNBC about the UK's rise as a technology hub, with media and consultancy skills coming together.
Larry Bossidy, former Honeywell chairman & CEO, weighs in on what he likes and doesn't like about the pending immigration legislation.
Narinder Singh, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Appirio, says U.S. immigration policy must be addressed in the context of job creation.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker, (D-NJ), shares his vision of using technology to create jobs in the Garden State, and weighs in on the importance of immigration reform.
A Senate immigration bill would cost $6.3 trillion over 50 years to provide benefits for millions now in the U.S. illegally, the Heritage Foundation says in a controversial study.
An influx of people from crisis-hit European countries has led to the biggest surge in German immigration in nearly 20 years.
The Heritage Foundation is out with its long-awaited study on the economic impact of immigration reform. Robert Rector, Heritage Foundation and Doug Holtz-Eakin, American Action forum president, discuss. Dean Garfield, Information Technology Industry Council, weighs in.
Bill Gates, Microsoft chairman; and Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, chairman & CEO, discuss the need to implement changes in the nation's immigration law. Also, Gates and Buffett weigh in on the debate over the "fairness" of online sales tax.
President Obama explains why he is 'impressed" by the work done in the Senate on immigration, and discusses the criteria he would like to see from the House.
There's a crisis in Italy: It's too hot in the pizzeria and the Italians have gotten out, leaving a shortage of 6,000 "pizzaiuoli," according to the Italian business group FIPE.