Programmers Guild rebuts IEEE-USA's call for green card liberalization
SACRAMENTO - October 15, 2007 - IEEE-USA
teamed up with SIA, drafting a letter to Congress calling
for a substantial increase in green cards to foreign workers. Their
letter does not call for any reforms or reductions in H-1b, so this is
clearly a net loss for American tech workers.
Judicary Committee page for contacts for the legislators. These are
the representatives that the IEEE letter and our rebuttal were sent to.
I have also phoned the subcommittee staff and asked that they pull the
pdf from this page.
CLOSED 5pm PDT MONDAY October
Thank you to the 270 signers of the
The deadline to have your comments
included within the letter has passed. However if people keep
submitting their support, we will publish an appendix of supporters in a
few weeks. If you have been harmed by H-1b or green card workers and
are willing to speak with media, please include a summary and your phone