'Aside from legislative issues that could impact the nation's small businesses, Chao also spoke about the need for a guest-worker program and lower taxes – two issues she considers critical to boosting U.S. economic growth. “The president's economic stimulus package includes important incentives to help...

Policy Connection (April 2008) An e-newsletter from South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT) The SAALT Policy Connection is a monthly e-newsletter from South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT) that focuses on policy issues related to the South Asian community. To learn more about SAALT's policy work, contact...

Excerpt from The Times of India: "The workers, who claimed they were tricked into coming to the US under the H2-B guest workers programme on a false promise of permanent residency and were forced to live under inhuman conditions, met the Deputy Director of New York office...

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U4I8aC7sWXs] As part of on going truth force action, Indian H2B workers from the gulf coast joined domestic workers in a rally for justice for a domestic worker, "Angelica," who worked as a nanny and housekeeper in an apartment in the Tribeca neighborhood of Manhattan, NY. See...