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NY TIMES(3/5): Demand for Foreign Workers Drops in Wake of High-Tech Woes
Joined: Jan 30, 2000
Mar 05, 2001 15:07:00
Demand for Foreign Workers Drops in Wake of High-Tech Woes (3/5)
"WASHINGTON - Last year high-tech companies were urgently pressing Congress to raise the limit on the immigration of foreign skilled workers, warning that without the boost, they would suffer dangerous workforce shortages."
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Senior Java Web Application Developer, SCPJ2, SCWCD
Joined: Oct 03, 2000
Mar 05, 2001 16:14:00
What the article leaves out though are the hundreds of thousands of foreigners still in the H1 system for 6 years- while US Citizen programmers have to search for several months now to find new jobs in most cases, and salaries are dropping fast.
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