National interest exceptions to Trump’s US work visa ban
The changes to the work visa ban represent major concessions and is following various legal proceedings against the Trump work visa ban. Many more people can now apply for US work visas. Business groups that have issued proceedings include the US Chamber of Commerce, the National Association of Manufacturers and the National Retail Federation. US Chamber CEO Thomas J. Donohue had the following to say:
"Our lawsuit seeks to overturn these sweeping and unlawful immigration restrictions that are an unequivocal ‘not welcome’ sign to the engineers, executives, IT experts, doctors, nurses, and other critical workers who help drive the American economy. Left in place, these restrictions will push investment abroad, inhibit economic growth, and reduce job creation,"