Tag: Department of Homeland Security

Biden Administration Approves 22,000 Additional H-2B Visas

Filed in Advocacy, Workforce Development by on April 20, 2021 0 Comments
Biden Administration Approves 22,000 Additional H-2B Visas

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced today that it will issue an additional 22,000 H-2B guest worker visas over the coming months. Of these additional visas, 6,000 will be reserved for workers from El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala.

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DHS Designates Residential Construction as ‘Essential Infrastructure Business’

Filed in Advocacy, Disaster Response, Multifamily by on March 28, 2020
DHS Designates Residential Construction as ‘Essential Infrastructure Business’

In a critical win for NAHB and the residential construction sector, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today designated construction of single-family and multifamily housing as an “Essential Infrastructure Business.”

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