Apr 15, 2013 Farmers hope the proposal to expand farm worker visas will stabilize their labor supply. Unions focus on making sure the deal protects workers and their wages.
Apr 11, 2013 After embarrassing misstatements during the launch of a Mark Zuckerberg nonprofit, hear why blunders like this can happen in Silicon Valley, the capital of social media.
Apr 10, 2013 The system continues to thwart some eligible workers at a time lawmakers mull expanding it.
Apr 8, 2013 With Congress back, the immigration debate is likely to heat up. We take a look at the 'economic constituents' of the guest worker question.
Apr 5, 2013 Stephen Keppel, economic editor at Univision News, joins Marketplace Morning Report host Jeremy Hobson to explain how Brazil is working to attract foreign skilled workers from around the world.
Apr 2, 2013 Michael Bloomberg says he can't be bought by special interests, but a cozy relationship with Miss Piggy suggests he may bow to 'festive interests.'
Apr 2, 2013 As a multi-billionaire, Michael Bloomberg has governed New York free from debts to special interests. But there's another side to that independence.
Apr 1, 2013 Key business and labor groups have agreed to a temporary worker plan that may result in political compromise. The deal hinges on paying a "prevailing wage."
Apr 1, 2013 The government is doling out a growing number of visas to immigrants who invest half a million dollars in the U.S.