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Obama's immigration changes fall short, say US tech, medical sectors

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 05:50
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"I'll make it easier and faster for high-skilled immigrants, graduates and entrepreneurs to stay and contribute to our economy. . ." - President Obama

Washington

NESTLED in President Barack Obama's plan to overhaul aspects of the US immigration system are tweaks to rules for high-skilled workers long frustrated with hurdles to getting work or residency approval.

The tech and medical sectors especially have for years complained of