green cards http://kplu.org en Microsoft urges immigration reform to fill high-skilled jobs http://kplu.org/post/microsoft-urges-immigration-reform-fill-high-skilled-jobs <p>Overall, job growth remains disappointingly slow –&nbsp;the unemployment rate remains stuck above 8 percent. In computer-related fields, though, jobs are going unfilled.</p><p>Unemployment in computer and math jobs is a measly 3.4 percent. Companies like Microsoft and Expedia say one remedy is immigration reform, and they’re hopeful Congress will pass a new act to break the logjam.</p><p> Mon, 10 Sep 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 6252 at http://kplu.org Microsoft urges immigration reform to fill high-skilled jobs