Immigration Activities Update and First Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Award

An editorial in today’s Trenton Times (November 6, 2013) indicates that the economic and social impact of immigration cannot go unnoticed. They quoted a recent report by the independent, non-partisan Center for American Progress. That report “anticipates an economic boost of $832 billion-$50 billion in New Jersey alone-over the next 10 years in terms of

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When Complexity is Free

Excerpt from Thomas L. Friendman column in The New York Times September 14, 2013 "...It's easy to be depressed about America these days. We've got messes aplenty abroad and the Republican-dominated House of Representatives is totally paralyzed. Indeed, the G.O.P.-led House has become a small-minded, parochial place, where collaboration is considered treason, where science is

By |2014-10-10T13:44:40-04:00October 30th, 2013|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on When Complexity is Free

Immigration Reform: Speak on Behalf of NJ High Tech Stakeholders

Einstein's Alley is leading an effort along with the Partnership for a New American Economy, a group of mayors and other national leaders supporting immigration reform, to speak on necessary immigration reform on behalf of New Jersey's high tech stakeholders. A group supporting this effort is going to Washington to talk with the New Jersey

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Inside the Immigration Process

Opinion April 15, 2013 Darrell West, Bookings Institution, who was the Keynoter at the Einstein's Alley Immigration Conference last June at the Institute for Advanced Study, recently described the frustrations of the US immigration process that he and his wife experienced. At a time when national leaders are debating ways to reform immigration laws, most

By |2014-07-16T08:27:52-04:00May 14th, 2013|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Inside the Immigration Process

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 |2014-10-10T14:06:19-04:00April 14th, 2013|Categories: Immigration, 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

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AJC New Jersey Presents

AJC New Jersey Presents Katherine Kish, Executive Director, Einstein’s Alley, was a panelist at the AJC New Jersey Immigration Program. April 4, 2013 at Fairleigh Dickinson University Immigration overhaul will boost business, panel says

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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. 

By |2014-06-16T16:34:38-04:00October 30th, 2012|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on The Economic Benefits of the DREAM Act