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In Depth (The New Immigrants) #635673

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 04, 2000
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Government statistics on employment in high- tech industries cited.

(New York: Mike Jensen) The new American immigrants--high-tech workers recruited to fill the jobs of the new economy-- featured; details given of the push for Congressional legislation for more foreigners to be able to work under special visas. [Computer software company owner Kenneth BOYLE - cites the demands of the new technology.] [Pakistani-born worker Salman KHATRI - comments on his job.] [Immigration expert Romi KHAPOUR, Representative Zoe LOFGREN - back hiring the high-tech immigrants.] [AFL- CIO Michael GILDAY - says American workers are being replaced by "guest workers."]

Jensen, Mike;
Seigenthaler, John

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