HENDERSON, Nev.— President Barack Obama on Sunday dismissed Republican criticism of his actions to lift the threat of deportation from millions of immigrants living illegally in the United States. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, said his party shares the blame for failing to get an immigration bill through the House of Representatives.» Read More
Thomas Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO, weighs in on immigration reform and creating jobs in America.
Claims that reform would boost the economy are challenged by those who say costs in job losses and spending on social programs would be too high a price.
Steve Case, The Case Foundation, shares his thoughts on how to find qualified workers and create jobs.
U.S. firms will max out the number of immigration visas allowed for highly skilled foreign workers, reports CNBC's Jane Wells; and Blueseed co-founder & CEO Max Marty, offers insight on his floating city.
CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the outlook on jobs and immigration reform, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
An agreement with labor and business groups on a Visa program for low-skilled workers may be closer than ever. Rep. David Schweikert (R-AZ); Christy Setzer, New Heights Communications; and conservative strategist Ron Meyer, discuss. Also, a look at some government money spent we wish was a joke.
Big business and big labor have settled on a framework for an immigration overhaul. Now, the lawmakers need to resolve the nitty-gritty—and keep their parties' political flanks mollified.
Major U.S. business and labor groups have reached an agreement on a guest-worker program that removes a major hurdle to a broad immigration overhaul and clears the way for Senate legislation to be introduced soon, according to a source.
A new study from the Sunlight Foundation reveals who is dominating the $1.5 billion lobbying efforts in Washington, D.C. over immigration reform. You might be surprised by the results.
Middle East-style oil wealth combined with a generous Nordic welfare model is slowly throttling big chunks of Norway's economy.
Tyler Cowen argues that economists shouldn't give moral weight to national interest. But that's just wrong.
The State Department gave the Keystone Pipeline a major boost today, and the Department of Homeland Security released 2,000 illegal immigrants facing deportation, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs. Ari Melber, Nation Magazine and Andrew McCarthy, Former Federal Prosecutor, provide perspective.
James Sullivan, Head of ASEAN / Singapore Research at JP Morgan tells us why Singapore's cap on immigration will effectively hobble the nation's economy.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports tonight's latest headlines, including 15 Republican senators are sending a letter to President Obama asking him to pull Chuck Hagel's nomination for defense secretary.
Singapore is likely to announce more steps to slow an influx of foreign workers in a budget aimed at placating public anger about a surge in immigration blamed for overcrowding, rising prices and competition for jobs and housing.
Wolfgang Lutz, Founder and Director, Wittgenstein Center for Demography and Global Human Capital discusses the demographic challenges in Singapore and Hong Kong.
In a rare show of protest, Singaporeans staged a rally to reject new government population policies.
Alvin Liew, Senior Economist, UOB delves deeper into Singapore's demographic challenge and explains how the real problem lies in managing the pace of change.
Over 3,000 Singaporeans held a rally on Saturday to protest government plans to raise the population through immigration measures. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah filed this report on the shift in political ground.
A draft of a White House immigration proposal obtained by USA TODAY would allow illegal immigrants to become legal permanent residents within eight years.