392 legislation is a gamble for him because it puts visa-worker Indians in his Kansas district ahead of the many young Americans who are losing jobs to the huge population of foreign visa-workers in the United States.
Many polls show that Americans strongly oppose legislation which helps foreign companies displace Americans.
Yoder’s legislation will also allow Americans and Indian companies to annually award up to 140,000 fast-track green cards to Indian workers if they take Americans’ jobs at low wages by using H-1B or L-1 visas.
In 2017, for example, the company asked for 713 three-year visas to hire foreign college graduates from overseas.
The company also asked for 249 L-1 visas to transfer foreign employees to jobs in the United States.