Immigration

CompTIA asserts that the immigrant contribution to the US is undeniable, and high-skilled foreign immigrants continue to drive substantial economic growth. More than 40 percent of Fortune 500 companies in the U.S. were founded by immigrants or their children, and these firms employ more than 10 million people worldwide.

The US must reform immigration policies so that talent from around the world who come to the US for education and opportunity are able to put down roots, to create jobs and to educate the next generation of talent. We believe that if we do not welcome talent here, it will go elsewhere and the U.S. will fall farther behind.

21st Century Workforce Committee

Federal

Press Releases

CompTIA Strengthens Advocacy Team with Strategic Additions

Sep 04, 2019

CompTIA Applauds Passage of Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act

Jul 10, 2019

CompTIA and U.S. House of Representatives Artificial Intelligence (AI) Caucus to Host Panel Discussion on Benefits and Challenges of AI

Jun 19, 2019

Blog Articles

  • Win Prizes During the ChannelCon Technology Vendor Fair

    by CompTIA | Aug 02, 2019
    ChannelCon attendees, don’t forget to check out all the latest products and services at the Technology Vendor Fair—and you won’t want to miss these booths that are offering some great raffle prizes. Remember, you have to be in it to win it!
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  • Cyberstates Report Shows How Critical Technology Sector Is to U.S. Economy

    by Roger Hughlett | May 07, 2019
    There were more than 11.8 million people with technology jobs in the United States last year – an increase of 260,865 jobs between 2017 and last year. And while most of these jobs continue to be concentrated in major tech hubs, a solid number of states from the South and Midwest ranked within the top ten for total net tech employment, according to the new Cyberstates™ report from CompTIA.
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  • CompTIA Applauds White House for Creating Group to Focus on Workforce Issues

    by Roger Hughlett | Mar 04, 2019
    The establishment of the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board by the Trump Administration will hopefully help guide the private sector and the government in creating more opportunities for citizens and more skilled workers for companies large and small.
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