President Donald Trump is calling for “a long-overdue reform of H-1B visas.” But what changes does he want, and can he get Congress to agree?
Here’s a look at some some of the key questions around Trump’s visa reform effort and his “Hire American, Buy American” executive order.
What’s the most important thing that Trump wants to accomplish?
In issuing his executive order, Trump called the “totally random” H-1B lottery “wrong.” He wants the visas distributed to “the most-skilled and highest-paid” applicants. He wants to end “abuse.”