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Trump seeks headway on 'Buy American, Hire American' pledge

US businesses voice reservations as his latest order calls for reform in the country's H-1B visa system
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 05:50

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Mr Trump displays an executive order in Kenosha, Wisconsin. His decree also calls for stricter implementation of existing laws that are intended to favour US-manufactured goods in public tenders.

Kenosha, United States

PRESIDENT Donald Trump on Tuesday moved to make good on his emblematic pledge to "Buy American, Hire American" by tightening skilled worker visa rules, but his room for manoeuvre remains limited without wider congressional reform.

Speaking in Kenosha,

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