Tagged: immigration

Immigration Reform Now (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 7/28/2014 12:00 am

In the last week an Arkansas religious leader and an Arkansas business leader weighed in on the need for immigration reform. Together they make a compelling argument for Congress to quit grandstanding and address the issue — now.

New Life For Immigration Reform (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 1/13/2014 12:00 am

Immigration reform — starting with the Dream Act, designed to help children brought into the country illegally to become legal residents — is one area in which there is broad popular approval, Americans in the main not being inclined to punish children for their parents’ sins. What’s more, it has the backing of traditional GOP supporters. Last week, for instance, the U.S Chamber of Commerce put the issue on its list of New Year’s resolutions.

Carefully Consider H-1B Sponsorship Before April (George Ernst Commentary)

by George Ernst 1/21/2013 12:00 am

Over the next few months Arkansas employers should carefully consider if they want to hire and sponsor foreign national employees under the H-1B program.

Community Conversation on Immigration at Clinton School Today

by Karen Martin 5/3/2011 5:38 am

A Community Conversation -- small group discussions led by trained facilitators -- on the issue of immigration will be held from 6-8 p.m. today (May 3) at the Clinton School of Public Service. Admission is free.

Mexican Consul in Arkansas Prepares for Mexican Bicentennial Celebration

by Amanda Hoelzeman 1/1/2010 12:00 am

Arkansas' Mexican Consulate plans to bring its two cultures together in celebration of 2010's Mexican Bicentennial Celebration.