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Response to pampango (Reply #23)

Tue Jan 22, 2013, 09:21 AM

30. Recipients of H-1B visas are not only NOT "highly skilled," 94% are not even "Fully Competent."

 

In a 2011 report for Congress, the GAO concluded that a mere 6% of H-1B visas are "Fully Competent" workers with 54% of H-1B visa recipients being "Entry Level" workers. In fact, many disenfranchised US STEM workers were forced to train their H-1B visa replacement in order to receive a severance package. The project of training their H-1B visa replacement proved to be the last project for many disenfranchised US STEM workers.

The H-1B visa is here to reduce labor costs, not to import highly skilled workers.

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