RAISE Act Introduced by Senator Tom Cotton and Senator Dave Perdue

LEGAL IMMIGRATION REFORM     On February 13, 2017. Senator Cotton introduced a bill that affects Immigration. As we all know this was one of President Trump’s main platform promises. Today, President Trump is endorsing the RAISE Act. At the current time, the bill has been read twice and referred to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary. Senator Purdue stated this new act is modeled on the Canadian and Australian immigration systems. S 354 – RAISE Act “To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the Diversity Visa Program, to limit the President’s discretion in setting the number of … Continue reading