STRIVE Act: Security Through Regularized Immigration and a Vibrant Economy Act of 2007Published: Sep 7, 2007 8:00 am Source: My Source
• Calls for an increase in border security and the number of border agents and technology to assist them.
• Creates a mandatory employer verification program.
• Creates a new H-2C visa, with a cap of 400,000 that offers a path to legalization to workers, and their families, expands the H-1B visa program cap from 65-thousand to 180-thousand and creates broader definitions for those exempt from the cap. Includes a massive expansion of the number of visas for agricultural workers and their families.
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