Immigration

Immigrants are nearly twice as likely as native-born Americans to launch new businesses.

There is a scary crackdown on illegal border re-entry happening that no one is talking about, says Julissa Arce.

There’s no shortage of ideas about how to fix the broken U.S. policy on immigration.

But the heated political debate over undocumented workers often comes up short on a critical question: What would these solutions cost?

The loud, ongoing debate over immigration reform often overlooks one very important impact from letting more foreigners come to live and work in the U.S. Many researchers believe it’s good for the economy. The U.S. economy can use all the help it can get these days. Though the American job and housing markets continue their …

With an immigration showdown looming between House Republicans and President Barack Obama, start-ups and entrepreneurs aren’t exactly elated by recent executive actions. The immigration plan will help undocumented parents of U.S. citizens and legal permanent residents, and young immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children. But the actions don’t address start-ups’ key …

The President’s new immigration policies could have a huge impact on the business community, especially small businesses that are trying to retain and attract workers.

President Barack Obama plans to announce an executive order in Las Vegas on Friday to address immigration reform, CNBC has confirmed. Another source familiar with the situation told CNBC that Obama could yet give a broader outline on an immigration order on Thursday and add detail on Friday. The president has been long expected to …