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NEW DATA SHOWS THE NUMBER OF IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEURS IN THE RICHMOND METRO AREA GREW BY MORE THAN 58 PERCENT IN ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

NEW DATA SHOWS IMMIGRANTS IN PITTSBURGH PAID MORE THAN $1 BILLION IN TAXES IN 2017, AN INCREASE OF MORE THAN $80 MILLION IN JUST ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

 
 
 

NEW DATA SHOWS THE NUMBER OF IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEURS IN AUSTIN GREW BY 17.5 PERCENT IN ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

NEW DATA SHOWS THE NUMBER OF IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEURS IN THE WASHINGTON, D.C. METRO AREA GREW BY MORE THAN 11 PERCENT IN ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

 
 
 

TEXANS FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH URGES ACTION ON FAIRNESS FOR HIGH-SKILLED IMMIGRANTS ACT

Texas Congressional Delegation United States Capitol Washington, D.C. Dear Senators and Members of Congress: Texans for Economic Growth,...

NEW RESEARCH SHOWS IMMIGRANTS WERE RESPONSIBLE FOR MORE THAN ONE-THIRD OF TOTAL POPULATION GROWTH IN AMERICA'S 100 LARGEST METRO AREAS

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and immigration advocacy organization, released new data showing the...

 
 
 

NAE STATEMENT ON HOUSE PASSAGE OF THE FAIRNESS FOR HIGH-SKILLED IMMIGRANTS ACT OF 2019

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the bipartisan Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act. The legislation addresses...

ESCAPING CAMBODIA AS A CHILD, LOWELL RESIDENT USES BUSINESS EXPERTISE TO HELP HIS COMMUNITY

Rasy An was about 9 when the Khmer Rouge sent him to a work camp. “I still have scars on my hand,” he says. “I told my daughter: This...

 
 
 

KENYAN ARCHITECT STARTS OVER IN LOWELL AND FINDS A WAY TO REPAY THE FAVOR

Anthony Nganga came to the United States in 2004 to join his wife, who had moved to America to earn a master's degree and was living...

NEW REPORT SHOWS IMMIGRANTS IN LOWELL ACCOUNTED FOR NEARLY 90 PERCENT OF RECENT POPULATION GROWTH

Lowell, MA - Immigrant households earned nearly $1.5 billion and contributed $402 million in taxes in 2017, according to new research...

 
 
 

NEW DATA SHOWS THE NUMBER OF IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEURS IN THE TWIN CITIES GREW BY 19 PERCENT IN JUST ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

NEW DATA SHOWS PHILADELPHIA'S IMMIGRANT HOUSEHOLD INCOME INCREASED BY NEARLY $3 BILLION IN JUST ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

 
 
 

NEW DATA SHOWS ALBANY'S IMMIGRANTS PAID $715 MILLION IN TAXES IN 2017, A MORE THAN 10 PERCENT INCREASE IN JUST ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

NEW DATA SHOWS IMMIGRANTS IN DETROIT PAID MORE THAN $4.4 BILLION IN TAXES IN 2017, AN INCREASE OF MORE THAN $400 MILLION IN JUST ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

 
 
 

UTICA OBSERVER DISPATCH GUEST VIEW: TRUMP COULD LEARN FROM UTICA'S REFUGEES

When my family came to Utica as Jewish refugees from Ukraine, I never dreamed I'd become an entrepreneur. Back then, in 1997, I was...

THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE COMMENTARY: AMERICAN ECONOMY NEEDS MORE SKILLED IMMIGRANTS

When I came to the United States from Cape Town, South Africa, in 1983 at age 22, I was fortunate that an American accounting firm...

 
 
 

CRAIN'S CHICAGO BUSINESS OPINION: ILLINOIS JOB CREATORS NEED THIS IMMIGRATION ACT NOW

As the founder of a Chicago-based customer experience and digital agency, finding skilled employees is one of my company's biggest...

CAMBODIAN IMMIGRANT TURNS STREET LESSONS IN ENGLISH INTO FULL-TIME POSITION AT MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN LOWELL, MA

Tooch Van was the youngest of 10 children, a baby when the Khmer Rouge took his family away. His parents must have hid him, he says;...

 
 
 

FROM SURVIVING THE KHMER ROUGE TO RUNNING HER OWN BUSINESS

Bora Chiemruom was 1 when the Khmer Rouge separated her family. It was 1975, the year the communist revolutionaries seized power and...

NEW DATA SHOWS CINCINNATI'S IMMIGRANT HOUSEHOLD INCOME INCREASED BY NEARLY $350 MILLION IN JUST ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

 
 
 



Parents told they could lose kids over unpaid school lunches

Parents told they could lose kids over unpaid school lunches

A Pennsylvania school district is warning that children could end up in foster care if their parents do not pay overdue school lunch bills. Read more ...

Mariners' Mike Leake loses perfect game in ninth

Mariners' Mike Leake loses perfect game in ninth

SEATTLE - Mike Leake of the Mariners lost his bid to pitch a perfect game on a leadoff single in the ninth inning by rookie Luis Rengifo, then finished off the Angels for a... Read more ...

Angels give up on Matt Harvey, drop pitcher from roster

Angels give up on Matt Harvey, drop pitcher from roster

SEATTLE - The Los Angeles Angels gave up on their $11 million investment in Matt Harvey, designating the 30-year-old right-hander for assignment on Friday. Read more ...

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

Video shows the man grappling down the balconies and railings of several floors until he got to the ground level. Read more ...

Braves edge Nationals on Donaldson's hit in ninth

Braves edge Nationals on Donaldson's hit in ninth

ATLANTA - Josh Donaldson's bases-loaded single off Fernando Rodney in the ninth inning lifted the Atlanta Braves over the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Friday night after Luke... Read more ...

Maxim Dadashev to have brain surgery after vicious loss to Subriel Matias

Maxim Dadashev to have brain surgery after vicious loss to Subriel Matias

After eleven rounds of punishment at the hands of Subriel Matias, Maxim Dadashev needed to be rushed to the hospital and prepare to have surgery. Read more ...

Giants win 7th straight thanks to botched play by Mets

Giants win 7th straight thanks to botched play by Mets

SAN FRANCISCO - Alex Dickerson raced home from first on a botched fly ball to shallow left field with two outs in the 10th inning and the San Francisco Giants won their... Read more ...

Martinez, Cards score 10 runs in 6th, rally past Reds 12-11

Martinez, Cards score 10 runs in 6th, rally past Reds 12-11

CINCINNATI - Jose Martinez homered and singled during a 10-run rally in the sixth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals overcame a seven-run deficit Friday night for a wild 12-11... Read more ...

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

NFL announces that it "cannot conclude" that Tyreek Hill violated the league's Personal Conduct Policy. Read more ...

Convenience store clerk says customers 'need to go back to their country'

Convenience store clerk says customers 'need to go back to their country'

A cashier at an Illinois convenience store is out of a job after a video showing him questioning customers' citizenship went viral. Read more ...