How Immigration Reform Powers American Competitiveness

An Event Presented by AJC New Jersey Thursday, April 4, 2013 8:30-11:30 am At The Mansion, Fairleigh Dickinson University's College at Florham Campus Featuring Keynote Speaker Tamar Jacoby, President & CEO of Immigration Works USA, a national federation of small business owners working to advance better immigration law. She is a nationally known journalist and

By | 2014-10-10T14:06:19+00:00 April 14th, 2013|Categories: Immigration, News About Einstein's Alley, Recent Events, STEM|Comments Off on How Immigration Reform Powers American Competitiveness

AJC Forum Touts Benefits of Immigration

Republican strategist, business leaders agree on need for reform. A leading Republican advocate of immigration reform told an American Jewish Committee New Jersey forum the chances of passing a new law this year are 50-50. “There are many more ways for things to fail in Congress than for them to succeed,” said Tamar Jacoby. “There

By | 2014-06-16T15:13:12+00:00 April 8th, 2013|Categories: Immigration, News About Einstein's Alley|Comments Off on AJC Forum Touts Benefits of Immigration

The Economic Benefits of the DREAM Act

A joint report by the Partnership for a New American Economy and the Center for American Progress, shows how passing the Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act, or DREAM Act, will boost the U.S. economy and create jobs for American workers. 

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Mr. Bloomberg’s Immigration Road Trip

Mayor Michael Bloomberg took his pro-immigration views on the road on Tuesday to public forums in Chicago and Boston, where he urged President Obama and Mitt Romney to make immigration a central issue in the presidential campaign.

By | 2014-06-16T16:35:18+00:00 August 14th, 2012|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Mr. Bloomberg’s Immigration Road Trip

Immigrants and Small Business

Immigrants are known as entrepreneurial people, for obvious reasons: those with the ambition and energy to uproot themselves and build new lives in a distant land are well equipped to build businesses and the economy, too. That is the common wisdom, anyway, which a new study from the Fiscal Policy Institute strikingly confirms. The study,

By | 2014-06-16T16:35:57+00:00 June 30th, 2012|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Immigrants and Small Business

Fareed Zakaria Debriefs Immigration in Primetime Political Special

The provocative topic of U.S. immigration policy is the focus of the second election year special hosted by CNN’s and TIME’s Fareed Zakaria for CNN/U.S. and CNN International. Zakaria examines immigration policies in Japan, Europe, and Canada – and explores what we can learn from each. Two American thought leaders on immigration politics and policy

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Smart Immigration Conference

More than half of our STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) graduate students are from other countries. When they graduate, we force many of them to leave. As a result, we handicap American industry and lose American jobs. There is a movement -- spearheaded by Einstein's Alley along with the Partnership for a New American Economy,

By | 2014-07-09T18:10:24+00:00 June 9th, 2012|Categories: Immigration, News About Einstein's Alley, STEM|Comments Off on Smart Immigration Conference