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PoliticsTrump promises changes to temporary H1-B visas, including potential citizenship

15:31  11 january  2019
15:31  11 january  2019 Source:   reuters.com

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Trump promises changes to temporary H1-B visas, including potential citizenship © Evan Vucci President Donald Trump speaks at a roundtable on immigration and border security in McAllen, Texas, on Jan. 10, 2019. WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday said he is planning changes to H1-B visas, which are issued temporarily to highly educated immigrants so they can work in specialty occupations, that would create simplicity, certainty and a possibility that the workers could become U.S. citizens.

"H1-B holders in the United States can rest assured that changes are soon coming which will bring both simplicity and certainty to your stay, including a potential path to citizenship. We want to encourage talented and highly skilled people to pursue career options in the U.S.," Trump said in an early morning tweet.

Reporting by Lisa Lambert and Susan Heavey

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