In His State of the Union, Obama Offers A Hopeful Suggestion: Insourcing

During his State of the Union address, President Obama sent mixed messages about offshoring and non-immigrant visas. On one hand, he appealed for green cards to be automatically issued to any foreign-born U.S. college graduate.

Said Obama:

"Others come here from abroad to study in our colleges and universities. But as soon as they obtain advanced degrees, we send them back home to compete against us. It makes no sense."

What is the Flavor of Your Kool-Aid?

The immigration debate has polarized our nation which makes it nearly impossible to read an article by advocates for open borders or by advocates for admitting large number of foreign workers at both the lowest levels of the economic scale, as well as those employed in the “High Tech” industries where honest information is provided.

It is amazing how simply repeating a lie many times can convince people that the lie is actually the truth!

The U.S. Disconnect Between Unemployment & Population

Last month Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said U.S. unemployment could become entrenched and have a long-term impact on the economy. There’s certainly ample data to support that.