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Despite Strong Case, U.S. Tech Workers Lose Tata Discrimination Suit

December 10, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

U.S. tech workers suffered a startling federal court defeat when an Oakland, Calif., jury ruled that Tata Consultancy Services, a […]

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Bush 41, Hero to Many, also Ushered in Cheap Labor Era

December 3, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Few Americans have lived such a blessed life as George H.W. Bush. He is remembered as a great family man, […]

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Japan Gambles on Guest Workers as U.S. Poised to Double a Cheap Labor Visa Program

December 2, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

In a surprising departure from Japan’s low-immigration history, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe recently agreed to accept more foreign nationals into […]

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Fed OPT Program Hits Record High; U.S. Worker Displacement Unabated

November 29, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Optional Practical Training (OPT), a temporary employment program for foreign undergraduate and grad students on F-1 visas, is the vehicle […]

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California’s Worst Wildfires Must be a Wake-Up Call

November 16, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

For California natives like me, the wildfires are a real gut punch. As of this writing, the wildfires are the […]

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After Midterms, U.S. Tech Workers Still Friendless in Congress

November 11, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

In Kansas’ Third District, IT has a strong presence with Microsoft, Google and Amazon. Over time, since taking office in […]

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Interview on The Caravan With Chris Farrell From Judicial Watch

November 11, 2018 | Kevin

Chris Farrell along with two interpreter/translators made the journey down to Guatemala to see for himself the “caravan” of migrants […]

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Back in the Headlines Again: Birthright Citizenship

October 31, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

If President Trump’s promise to end birthright citizenship does nothing else, it will spark the long overdue debate about the constitutional […]

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Thousands of Migrants Pressing North is Bad for Almost Everyone

October 31, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

As the Central American caravan presses North, the latest news is that buses are expected to take 4,000 migrants to […]

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Into the Weeds on Wages

October 30, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

The Economic Policy Institute, a respected nonpartisan, nonprofit Washington, D.C., organization, recently published a report detailing 40 years of stagnant […]

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Verizon Lays Off 44,000; American Workers Left in Lurch

October 18, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

The headline financial news story of late is Verizon’s announcement that it offered a voluntary severance package to about 44,000 […]

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Latest DHS Report: Raining Work Permits for New Immigrants

October 9, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

If I had a dollar for every time I heard someone say that he opposes illegal immigration, but supports legal […]

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California, Once ‘Eternal Verdure,’ Now Overpopulated Nightmare

October 5, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

In 1845, Lansford W. Hastings, best known for developing the Hastings Cutoff, a travelers’ shortcut through what is today Utah, […]

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D.C. Swamp Business Continues as Usual, but Underreported amidst Kavanaugh-Ford Din

October 3, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Although news unrelated to the Brett Kavanaugh-Christine Blasey Ford din was hard to find, last week swamp business continued as […]

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Doubters Challenge Report that Illegal Immigration is Twice as High as Traditional Estimates

September 28, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

“The number of undocumented immigrants in the United States: Estimates based on demographic modeling with data from 1990 to 2016,” […]

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