Comment: H-1B Visa, Immigration Bill

Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including Articles, Bloggings and News about the nitty-gritty of H-1B visa, the problems inherent in Biden's immigration bill, CRS report on nonimmigrant and immigrant visa and more. Please scroll down to find the item(s) below.

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Article: ABCs OF H-1Bs by David H. Nachman, Ludka Zimovcak, and Snehal Batra

Blogging: Biden's immigration bill has problems - lots of them by Nolan Rappaport

Blogging: Justice Department Settles Retaliation Claim Against Service Minds by Bruce Buchanan

News: CRS Report on Nonimmigrant and Immigrant Visa Categories

Focus: 2021 Physician Immigration Update

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NIVs for Physicians - Latest Trends

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Forever in School: Particular Issues for Physicians in Academia

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  • Regulatory updates

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Headline: ACLU of Maine, immigrant rights organizations sue ICE to obtain information about detention actions in Maine Click here
Headline: Biden's immigration bill has problems - lots of them Click here
Headline: As Biden Reverses Trump Immigration Policies, Foreign Artists Breathe a Sigh of Relief. But Many Hope for Better Than 'Back to Normal' Click here
Headline: US proposes legislation to ease citizenship for immigrant children Click here
Headline: 'Not quite ready yet': Democrats won't take up Biden immigration plan this month Click here

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