The law will make it hard for companies to hire foreign workers in place of American workers. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, when asked about the H-1B plan at his briefing on Monday, confined himself to stating that H-1B and other visas are "part of a larger immigration reform effort that the President will continue to talk about through executive order and through working with the Congress".
White House chief of staff Reince Priebus previously defended the statement during an interview on NBC's " Meet the Press " with Chuck Todd . "And obviously I think you know that President Trump has dear family members that are Jewish".
The executive action, which the president signed Friday, bring a 90-day ban on refugees from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. Attorney General Ferguson said the lawsuit seeks to prove several provisions in President Trump's executive order are unconstitutional and should invalidate the entire order.
Despite the Executive Order's focus on them, a vanishingly small number of terror attacks on U.S. soil have been committed by foreign nationals who recently entered the United States on an immigrant or nonimmigrant visa. The identity of dissent cable writers and co-signers is rarely revealed in public. US officials say several hundred diplomats have signed on and that the cable is expected to be formally submitted later Monday.
The launch occurred outside Semnan in Northern Iran. A medium-range ballistic missile was tested on Sunday in Iran and exploded after 630 miles, a USA official said on Monday. A ballistic missile launch could potentially fall under "destabilizing regional activities". "Together, we will stand up to enemies like Iran bent on destroying Israel and your people".
The U.S. leader instructed officials to begin to "plan, design and construct a physical wall along the southern border" and - perhaps more problematically - see how it could be funded. On Thursday, the White House said Trump has a " buffet of options " on how to get Mexico to pay for the wall. "I've said time again; Mexico will not pay for any wall", Peña Nieto said.