Guest-worker program in immigration bill gets varied feedback

04/18/2013 | KPCC-FM (Los Angeles)

The "W-visas" provision in the Senate's proposed immigration overhaul bill is "a positive step in a good direction," said Bill Good, executive vice president of the National Roofing Contractors Association. However Good, and members of other trade groups, are concerned about the number of those visas that might be issued. "For an industry like ours that’s going to mean a very, very limited number of workers at a time when a lot of our members are having a hard time finding workers," Good said.

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