SACRAMENTO — Amid widespread criticism of large corporations such as Southern California Edison and Disney World’s decision to outsource jobs in California and throughout the country, Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella), chair of the Assembly Committee on Jobs, Economic Development and the Economy, moved forward with an Assembly Joint Resolution 12 seeking a federal investigation of the H-1B visa program, stated an official press release.

AJR 12 passes the California State Assembly expressing lawmakers' concerns regarding employer-related practices and urges the United States Department of Labor and Congress to investigate the alleged misuse of the H-1B visa program.

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