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Trump’s Deputies Extend Work Permits for 1,000s of Foreign Workers
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Trump’s Deputies Extend Work Permits for 1,000s of Foreign Workers

Fortune 500 companies are rushing a federal agency to extend work permits for thousands of H-1B visa workers as President Donald Trump and his deputies argue over visa curbs that would help Americans regain jobs lost in the coronavirus crash. Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook asked and got “continuing approval” extensions for 611 of its H-1B visa-workers…

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Ivanka Trump’s Personal Assistant Next to Test Positive for Coronavirus
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Ivanka Trump’s Personal Assistant Next to Test Positive for Coronavirus

Ivanka Trump’s personal assistant is the latest in a list of White House staffers who have reportedly come down with the coronavirus. CNN reported that the aide has been teleworking and has not physically seen the president’s daughter in weeks. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) administrator Stephen Hahn has been forced to self-quarantine for two…

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Trump’s ‘Sarcastic’ COVID-19 Cure Might Be Safer Than His ‘Game-Changer’ Drug
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Trump’s ‘Sarcastic’ COVID-19 Cure Might Be Safer Than His ‘Game-Changer’ Drug

Donald Trump recently recommended consuming Lysol as a way to treat COVID-19. Today, he walked back those statements, claiming he was being sarcastic. New studies show that the real drug he’s been touting is also deadly and possibly ineffective. For someone who wants to win the election this year, Donald Trump isn’t doing much to…

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Experts: Trump’s Slowing of Green Cards ‘More Significant’ if Extended
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Experts: Trump’s Slowing of Green Cards ‘More Significant’ if Extended

President Donald Trump’s executive order slowing green card processing for a modest group of foreign nationals may be much “more significant” if it is extended and expanded beyond its 60-day period, immigration policy experts say. The executive order halts new arrivals seeking employment-based and extended family green cards from entering the United States in the…

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Trump’s Immigration Proclamation Starts Debate over Wages and Jobs
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Trump’s Immigration Proclamation Starts Debate over Wages and Jobs

President Donald Trump’s White House proclamation Wednesday declares legal immigration can hurt Americans’ wages, and gives the public 50 days to organize a political push against the D.C. establishment’s support for the cheap-labor status quo. “I think it is great that he did it,” said Hilarie Gamm, the pseudonymous software professional who helped create the…

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NYT Says Trump’s Immigration Suspension Includes Visa Workers
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NYT Says Trump’s Immigration Suspension Includes Visa Workers

President Donald Trump’s temporary suspension of the immigrant inflow includes the routine inflow of non-immigrant visa workers, according to the New York Times. “A formal order temporarily barring the provision of new green cards and work visas could come as early as the next few days, according to several people familiar with the plan,” said…

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Trump’s hype for state lockdown protests puts Twitter and Facebook’s new COVID-19 policies to the test
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Trump’s hype for state lockdown protests puts Twitter and Facebook’s new COVID-19 policies to the test

A new flurry of tweets from President Trump is pushing the limits of social platform policies designed explicitly to keep users safe from the spread of the novel coronavirus, both online and off. In a series of rapid-fire messages on Friday morning, Trump issued a call to “LIBERATE” Virginia, Minnesota and Michigan, all states led…

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Trump’s Impossible Island is Now Coronavirus-Free
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Trump’s Impossible Island is Now Coronavirus-Free

All 11 coronavirus patients in Greenland have fully recovered. No other affected country or territory in the world has managed this feat since the COVID-19 illness emerged. About eight months ago, Trump wanted to purchase Greenland but was rebuffed by the Arctic island’s leaders and Denmark. It was eight months ago when President Donald Trump…

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