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U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced today that he has cosponsored a bipartisan bill to ensure that American workers are given a fair shot at a fair wage for jobs before businesses seek to hire foreign workers through the H-1B and L-1 visa programs. These visa programs allow U.S. companies to employ non-immigrant foreign workers specializing in skilled technical work. But several companies have been accused of using them to displace American workers with cheaper labor from foreign workers. The H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act would close loopholes in the H-1B and L-1 visa programs and provide increased protections for both American workers and visa holders.
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