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Will Trump's policies increase IT employment?

This year's IT jobs outlook varies widely, and Trump administration’s plans for H-1B visa are also uncertain

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New GOP H-1B bill appears to fall short of Trump’s goal

Rep. Issa tries again to tighten an H-1B loophole used to displace U.S. workers, but the bill is not broad H-1B reform

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IEEE-USA wants Trump to end H-1B lottery

H-1B visas should go to firms that offer the highest wages, group says

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China didn't steal your job—I did

It's all us techies' fault in creating robots and machine intelligence that can do a better job than even the best-trained workers

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Trump’s plan for protecting IT jobs raises hopes, fears

Incoming administration may be setting up a three-pronged attack on offshore outsourcing

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IT job growth in 2016 was at a three-year low

The total number of IT jobs created this year is shaping up to be less than half of what it was in the boom year of 2014

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Trump to attack visas that ‘undercut the American worker’

President-elect signals a plan to put the H-1B visa in his crosshairs

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University's IT outsourcing could trigger discrimination lawsuit

UCSF is dismissing dozens of IT workers and outsourcing their jobs to an Indian firm

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Laid-off IT workers fight University of California outsourcing

Some worry that the overseas outsourcing will spread to other universities

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President Trump: An uncertain future for tech industry, digital rights

The new president's tech policy agenda is thin, and what little there is makes IT nervous

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Infosys' U.S. workforce is mostly South Asian and no accident, plaintiffs allege

Plaintiffs are seeking class-action status for a lawsuit that alleges Infosys discriminates

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In three debates, Clinton and Trump ignore H-1B visa issue

Trump had the most to gain by raising what may be tech's most controversial issue

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Outsourced IT workers ask Feinstein for help, get form letter in return

Senator's response to University of California IT employees whose jobs are going to India didn't offer much hope

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H-1B bill advances in House -- as does anxiety about it

The House Judiciary Committee is set to vote on Wednesday on $100,000 wage minimum for H-1B-dependent firms

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University of California’s outsourcing is wrong, says U.S. lawmaker

U.S. Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif) wonders how to encourage young people to go into STEM-related fields when these jobs are being given to foreign workers

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Video: The real story behind the H-1B visa program

The vast majority of people who work in IT did everything right. This is the story of how the H-1B visa program punished some of them anyway

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Opinion: How the H-1B visa affects American workers

Computerworld national correspondent Patrick Thibodeau has covered the controversial H-1B guest-worker visa for many years. It's a complicated topic, but to understand it, you need to know just one thing: its effect on American IT...

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Trump's 'extreme' anti-terrorism vetting may be H-1B nightmare

Many people from 'dangerous and volatile regions' work in the U.S. on H-1B visas, and Trump's plan would penalize these workers because of their birthplace.

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