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WLBZ Bangor
Tourist industry says added visas may be 'too late'Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine’s tourist hotels and restaurants have been struggl
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine’s tourist hotels and restaurants have been struggling this year to get enough workers. One of the big problems was a cut in the number of foreign workers allowed under the federal government’s H2B visa program. The... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Tourist industry says added visas may beMaine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine’s tourist hotels and restaurants have been struggl
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine’s tourist hotels and restaurants have been struggling this year to get enough workers. One of the big problems was a cut in the number of foreign workers allowed under the federal government’s H2B visa program. The... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
US allows more seasonal workers as Trump pushes 'hire American'Advocates of stricter limits on immigration criticised the additional visas, sa
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
Advocates of stricter limits on immigration criticised the additional visas, saying American workers should get job openings. Trump, a former New York real estate magnate who has relied on seasonal workers at his hotels and resorts, campaigned on... Read more
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dna
U.S. allows more seasonal workers as Trump pushes 'hire American'The U.S. government cleared the way on Monday for thousands more foreign worker
dna / Posted 4 days ago
The U.S. government cleared the way on Monday for thousands more foreign workers to enter the country under temporary seasonal visas, just as President Donald Trump declared this "Made In America" week and pledged to stand up for U.S.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine tourism industry says more foreign help better late than neverThe head of Maine’s trade group for hotels and restaurants praised a federal de
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The head of Maine’s trade group for hotels and restaurants praised a federal decision to allow more foreign workers into the country, but said it’s too late for much of the industry to recover its losses. Steve Hewins, head of the Maine Innkeepers... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton looking at regulating Airbnb propertiesshort durations through companies like Airbnb. At Tuesday night’s meeting of c
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
short durations through companies like Airbnb. At Tuesday night’s meeting of council’s planning committee, Tina Roseberry, the city’s director of planning and zoning, was asked to identify properties that are listed onAirbnb, an online marketplace... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
More Maine employers can hire 14- and 15-oldsFourteen- and 15-year-olds can work a wider array of jobs in Maine, thanks to a
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Fourteen- and 15-year-olds can work a wider array of jobs in Maine, thanks to a law recently enacted by the Legislature and signed by Gov. Paul LePage. Employers facing a crunch of summertime workers can start making new job offers —... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Despite a year of natural disasters, Monterey County still brings in the touristsTourists take in the view at Bird Rock on 17 Mile Drive in Pebble Beach. (Vern
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Tourists take in the view at Bird Rock on 17 Mile Drive in Pebble Beach. (Vern Fisher - Monterey Herald) Big Sur >> First there were the fires and then there were floods. Yet, while the community turned its attention to rescue and repair, there was... Read more
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Salon.com
Is Trump administration’s visa push a way to win health care votes?For months, Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, have be
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
For months, Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, have been pushing the Trump administration to expand the number of foreign guest-worker visas issued to help businesses in their states prepare for their summer peak. The two... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Here’s what happens when state government shuts downWith no agreement in sight on a two-year budget in the Maine Legislature, the s
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
With no agreement in sight on a two-year budget in the Maine Legislature, the state is as close to a government shutdown as it has been since 1991. Gov. Paul LePage has wide authority to determine which state employees work during a shutdown. While... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Is Trump Administration’s visa push a way to win health care votes?For months, Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, have be
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
For months, Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, have been pushing the Trump administration to expand the number of foreign guest-worker visas issued to help businesses in their states prepare for their summer peak. The two... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
What to expect if state government shuts downWith no agreement in sight on a two-year budget in the Maine Legislature, the s
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
With no agreement in sight on a two-year budget in the Maine Legislature, the state is as close to a government shutdown as it has been since 1991. Gov. Paul LePage has wide authority to determine which state employees work during a shutdown. While... Read more
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The Courier
Answering Nana’s mysteriesThe Quinlan household has had a run of bad luck lately. So much so, I have been
The Courier / Posted 28 days ago
The Quinlan household has had a run of bad luck lately. So much so, I have been asked by several people whether I had anything to do with the demise of a certain male of Oriental persuasion in a previous life. The Quinlan household has had a run of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine hospitality head optimistic feds will allow more seasonal worker visasThe 2,000 foreign workers stuck in limbo since March might be able to work in M
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
The 2,000 foreign workers stuck in limbo since March might be able to work in Maine this summer after all. Though there is no telling yet whether Maine, one of the hardest hit states by the cap in the H2-B program, will be included, Maine Restaurant... Read more

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