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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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Democrats' Plans to Make Election Cheating Easier
By Betsy McCaughey
Wednesday, July 07 2021
Congressional Democrats and their media allies are using Thursday's Supreme Court ruling upholding Arizona's anti-fraud voting laws as a pretext to ram through a federal takeover of elections. The Democrats' legislation, the For the People Act, makes widespread election stealing possible to lock in a permanent Democratic majority.  Chuck Schumer is bashing the justices' ruling as "one of the darkest days in all of the Supreme Court's history." The New York Times editorial board calls Arizona's laws "an attack on democracy." Disregard this phony hand-wringing. The justices…
 
A Politicized Justice Department
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President Biden, in one of his administration’s most potentially perilous assaults yet upon the…
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CFIF Independence Day Quiz
  Take our 13-Question Independence Day Quiz to test your knowledge of American history and civics.…
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Traditionalist and conservative America once was the U.S. military's greatest defender. Bipartisan conservatives…
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CFIF Joins Coalition Opposing the BRIDGE Act, Legislation that Would Fail to Close Digital Divide
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One particularly unflattering characteristic of Second Amendment restrictionists remains their transparently…
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The Systemic Con Behind Wokeism
There are lots of reasons why wokeism spread like wildfire once America lost its collective mind during…
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After President Joe Biden's recent overseas meetings, the United States and G-7 countries agreed to support…
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The political media have spent the entire Joe Biden presidency up to this point pressuring holdout moderate…
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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
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