Grassley, Leahy Urge Senate Leaders To Reform Visa Program

Law360, New York (September 9, 2016, 3:13 PM ET) — Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Ranking Member Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., on Wednesday urged the respective leaders of their parties in the Senate either to support amendments to the EB-5 foreign investor visa program or to allow it to expire at the end of the month.

Grassley and Leahy penned a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. that urged the lawmakers to support changes to the program that would allow the U.S. Department of Homeland Security…

Source: Law360