Governor Snyder will ask for 50,000 additional visas

12:04 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

Governor Snyder will ask for 50,000 additional visas

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Snyder says system needs overall reform
DETROIT, MI -- Gov. Rick Snyder said Thursday some of the nation's immigration policies hurt Michigan and that he wants reform to start in Detroit. The governor plans to ask the federal government to grant 50,000 visas over five years for highly skilled immigrants who would move to Detroit.