May 24, 2007 The Senate is considering an immigration overhaul that would adopt a points-based system for awarding visas to immigrants. Experiences in Canada, Australia and Britain, where such systems are in place, offer lessons on their merits and drawbacks.
May 24, 2007 The high-tech industry is making known it's opposition to an immigration bill being debated on Capitol Hill. Industry leaders say the bill won't do enough to compensate for a shortage of skilled workers and makes it more difficult to hire qualified people from overseas.
May 21, 2007 A look at major provisions of the bipartisan immigration compromise.
May 21, 2007 The proposed immigration overhaul announced Thursday by the White House and a bipartisan group of senators has drawn mixed reactions from interest groups. The deal offers legal status to most of the nation's 12 million illegal immigrants and toughens border security.