Not a lot of details and presumably much still needs to be worked out, but this is BIG news. In short, there is agreement that there needs to be a guest worker program, that market data will govern how the program grows, but that an independent commission will be established to advise Congress on the growth and administration of the program. Here is the link to the press release.
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