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Trump Signs Order Calling for Changes in H-1B Visa Rules

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he wants to change rules for distributing visas to high-skilled foreign workers, promising to direct more to the highest-paid applicants as he seeks to make good on his “America First” economic promises.

The result stands to benefit high-tech companies in Silicon Valley, with fewer H-1B visas going to outsourcing firms, many based in India, which critics say displace American workers. Under…

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