CEA Backs Two Bills
The Consumer Electronics Association announced that it supports a pair of bills recently introduced in the U.S. Senate. These include the Sustaining our Most Advanced Researchers and Technology (SMART) Jobs Act and Securing the Talent America Requires for the 21st Century (STAR) Act.
"It is refreshing to see Senators from both sides of the aisle introducing legislation this week that will help America keep its competitive edge," Michael Petricone, senior vice president, government and regulatory affairs, said as part of the announcement.
"The SMART Act and the STAR Act highlight the value of strategic immigration by keeping American-educated master’s and doctorate STEM students in the United States.