A proposal to renew the H-1B visa was put forward in the US' House of Representatives by Republican Congressmen Mo Brooks, Matt Gaetz, and Lance Gooden. Reportedly, the bill states a foreign worker won't be given H-1B visa unless the employer files an application with the Secretary of Labor. Brooks said, “The bill will require employers to pay any H1B workers a minimum amount of USD 110,000".
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Amid Trump’s allegations of Biden's policies helping China, a New York Times report claimed that Trump was maintaining bank account and business projects in China. The report revealed 'Trump International Hotel Management' account paying $188,561 in taxes to China between 2013-2015. Earlier, Trump went on a 'trade war' and stripped contracts from US firms outsourcing work to China. However Trump’s business lawyer has denied the allegations… read-more
In the first Presidential debate at Cleveland, President Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Joe Biden exchanged their views on health, COVID-19 and the Supreme Court issues. Amid "Shut-up" and "Liar" comments, Biden questioned Trump on his tax avoidance issue surfaced by the NY Times' report. He also attacked Trump over killings of Blacks, weakening Supreme Court and failing over COVID-19 measures. Trump denied the allegations, saying… read-more
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The American Civil Liberties Union has filed nearly 400 lawsuits and other legal actions against Donald Trump's administration. A significant percentage of the lawsuits is related to the immigrant rights, detention and deportation practices, and asylum policy on the US-Mexico border. Besides, voting rights, racial justice and abortion laws are also on the chart among others. However, many of the lawsuits filed by… read-more
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Alexandria Ocasia-Cortez, a New York Democrat, unleashes a viral condemnation of sexism in the Congress. Earlier this week, Ocasia-Cortez accused a Republican, Ted Yoho of a profane gender-based slur towards her. However, Ted has apologized for the abrupt manner of the conversation but denied directing any sexists phrases towards her. Reportedly, the Congresswoman has given a speech rejecting Yoho's apology.
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American Rapper Kanye West tweeted on July 5 that he would be contesting for the upcoming Presidential Elections. "We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision, and building our future. I am running for president of the United States 2020." he tweeted. Kanye has not filled forms with the US Election Commission, yet.
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