• Visa abuse: What price for skilled labor? Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 8:52 AM ET
    Job seekers fill out job application forms as they apply for jobs during a job fair at Sawgrass Mills on October 11, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida.

    If American companies really don't have enough qualified workers, would they still import them despite the higher cost?

  • Indian outsourcer denies fraud, to pay $34 mln fine Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 11:21 AM ET
    Infosys employees at the company's campus in Bangalore, India.

    India's second-largest IT services exporter has agreed to pay $34 million in a civil settlement with U.S. authorities investigating its use of visas.

  • Indian outsourcer faces fine for US visa infractions Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 7:54 AM ET

    India's Infosys said it was in the process of reaching a settlement with the U.S. over the company's alleged misuse of temporary business visas.

  • Illegal immigrants can now drive in California Friday, 4 Oct 2013 | 10:51 AM ET
    Ipolito Nurez celebrates outside City Hall after California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the bill AB 60, which allows immigrants in the country illegally to obtain driver licenses.

    Illegal immigrants living in California can apply for driver's licenses under a law signed on Thursday by the governor, a victory for many activists.

  • Spanish graduate's rant goes viral: I clean toilets Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 5:51 AM ET
    Benjamin Serra Bosch

    As official figures reveal that Spain's unemployment rose in September, one Spaniard's story of struggling to get work in his home country has gone viral.

  • R.T. Rybak, mayor of Minneapolis, highlights that some issues in the U.S. are dealt with better at a local level as Minneapolis has fiscal stability, low unemployment in and inclusive immigration policies.

  • Wealthy Chinese seek US surrogates Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 4:04 AM ET

    Wealthy Chinese are hiring Americans to serve as surrogates for their children, creating a business in "designer" American babies for China's elite.

  • Immigration in the house?     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    Democratic representative Luis Gutierrez of Illinois thinks he has found enough republicans to support a bipartisan immigration bill. Ahmed Shihab-Eldin, Huffington Post; Jim McLaughlin, McLaughlin & Associates; and Avik Roy, Manhattan Institute senior fellow, provide perspective.

  • Power Rundown: Volt jolt & Chicago blues     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    GM cuts the price of the Chevy Volt, Mark Zuckerberg went in public support of the immigration reform, and Chicago's pension crisis deepens; Marcus Lemonis discusses.

  • Mark Zuckerberg is working behind the scenes on immigration issues; Google's Sergey Brin paid $330,000 for a lab burger, and a computer glitch caused nationwide airline delays last night, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.

  • Santelli Exchange: Rep. Brady on Obamacare     Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 10:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli is joined by Rep. Kevin Brady, (R-TX), to discuss the role of the Federal Reserve and immigration & tax reform.

  • What to watch in Washington this week     Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 6:13 AM ET

    Congress returns to work this week with lots of work on the agenda, from parts of Obamacare to immigration, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Illegal Aliens Could Power US Economy: CEO     Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    Saker Nusseibeh, CEO of Hermes, says the U.S. economy could see a huge boost if it lets illegal immigrants enter the legal economy.

  • There was a lot of talk among media moguls yesterday at the Allen & Company conference about Steve Ballmer's plan to realign Microsoft, immigration reform and the NSA's Prism controversy, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Immigration Reform a 'Question of the Politics'     Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 7:33 AM ET

    "We could in the House pass the bipartisan plan that came out of the Senate today if the Speaker were willing to put it up for a vote," remarked Rep. Chris Van Hollen, (D-MD), discussing a bipartisan effort to pass immigration legislation in Congress.

  • Immigration Reform Battle     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    House Republicans huddle to discuss their next move on immigration reform. National Review's Robert Costa, and Jose Mallea, The LIBRE Initiative, discuss whether immigration reform is on the ropes.

  • Economic Benefits of Immigration     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    The Obama administration is urging the House to support immigration reform. Gene Sperling, National Economic Council, provides perspective. "This bill brings in new visas for people who are doing start-ups, and creating jobs," he says.

  • GOP-Controlled House Takes On Immigration Fight Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 11:51 AM ET
    GOP leaders, including Rep. John Boehner (L), discuss the immigration bill and the Obama administration's decision to delay part of the Affordable Care Act.

    House Republicans confronting the politically volatile issue of immigration are wrestling with what to do about those already here illegally.

  • Congress Is Back, With a Full Bickering Agenda Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 5:58 PM ET

    Lawmakers returned to fights over presidential nominations, student loans and the farm bill, and to the question of whether they can pass immigration reform.

  • No Deal Yet on Student Loan Rates     Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 7:25 PM ET

    The Senate passed the immigration bill, and it is on its way to the House; and a deadline is fast approaching for a deal that would keep student loan rates steady, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.