Congress should urgently pursue a better high-skilled immigration policy while building up a long-term focus on STEM education here at home. Let us be the nation that creates success stories like Ravindra’s and not the place that closed the door on Bahl.
Rep. Richard Hanna, R-N.Y., serves as chairman of the Small Business Subcommittee on Contracting and Workforce.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.