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America Desperately Needs More Skilled STEM Workers, and We Should Steal Them from Russia

We at CFIF have repeatedly highlighted America's desperate need for more skilled science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workers.  In an increasingly information-based global economy, legal immigration by people with advanced degrees and valuable expertise to the United States must be encouraged, as even President Donald Trump advocated.

In that vein, we've also highlighted how desirable a destination the U.S. is to STEM talent, and how many openly seek to come to our shores, according to the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), which was named the top defense and national security think tank in the world.  "Only about 10 percent of international scientists and engineers seemed open to moving to China," CSIS found, "compared to nearly 60 percent for the…[more]

May 25, 2022 • 07:38 PM

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What Biden Should Do, Not Just Say, About Ukraine
By Betsy McCaughey
Tuesday, March 01 2022
Thunderous applause is expected Tuesday night when President Joe Biden will pay tribute to the outnumbered and outgunned Ukrainians resisting the Russian invasion. But words like liberty and democracy, which Biden invoked on Thursday to praise these heroes, are not enough. Words have to be backed up by military might and energy dominance. Putin's predatory ambitions will not stop with Ukraine. He's likely eyeing Latvia, Lithuania and other eastern European countries once under Soviet domination and now part of NATO. To ensure that NATO holds together to meet this challenge, Biden should announce…
 
Biden's Putin Appeasement Has Been Years in the Making
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Democrats Are Building a Wall to Keep Out Truckers
Seven-foot fencing topped with razor wire will be installed surrounding the U.S. Capitol next week, in…
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The (Continuing) Border Crisis
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The peril of presidential policy blunders is that, by the time their consequences become obvious, it’s…
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Hillary Clinton's Greatest Masterpiece
Hillary Clinton's never-ending shenanigans in 2015-2016 could be summarized as an attempted slow-motion…
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The Border Crisis Reaches Your Child's Middle School
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Yes, They Spied On Trump
One of the most contentious claims Donald Trump ever made was his insistence that he had been the target…
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Quiz Question   
When did Memorial Day officially become a federal holiday?
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"Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio are pushing back against a Biden administration plan to give the World Health Organization authority to dictate global lockdowns and mandates, superseding U.S. and state laws.According to an amendment to a treaty likely to be approved this week by representatives of 194 countries, sovereign nations would be required to fund and participate in a…[more]
 
 
—Bethany Blankley, The Center Square
— Bethany Blankley, The Center Square
 
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Should any U.S. government agency have a function called the "Disinformation Governance Board" (See Homeland Security, Department of)?