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S. 2827 - Willing Workers and Willing Employers Act of 2016

Immigration. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for an H-2C nonimmigrant classification, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Willing Workers and Willing Employers Act of 2016

S. 2827 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for an H-2C nonimmigrant classification, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for an H-2C nonimmigrant classification, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Willing Workers and Willing Employers Act of 2016
  • Willing Workers and Willing Employers Act of 2016
Sponsor
Jeff Flake
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Immigration
    • Employee hiring
    • Foreign labor
    • Immigration status and procedures
    • Small business
    • Visas and passports
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      Major Actions
      Introduced4/20/2016
      Referred to Committee
      Bill History

      There have been no votes on this bill.

      ActionDateDescription
      Introduced4/20/2016
      4/20/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
      4/20/2016Introduced in Senate
      NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

      Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

      19 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

      Organizations that took a position on
      Willing Workers and Willing Employers Act of 2016

      19 organizations supported this bill

      American Health Care Association
      American Health Care Association (2016, April 22). AHCA Applauds Senator Jeff Flake for Introducing the Willing Workers and Willing Employers Act. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from American Health Care Association.
      American Hotel & Lodging Association
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      Associated Builders and Contractors
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      Associated General Contractors of America
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      Building Industry Policy Roundtable
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      Essential Worker Immigration Coalition
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      Federation of Employers & Workers of America
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      Greenberg Traurig LLP
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      ImmigrationWorks USA
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      Independent Electrical Contractors
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      International Franchise Association
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      Leading Builders of America
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      National Association of Home Builders
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      National Association of Manufacturers
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      National Club Association
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      National Roofing Contractors Association
      National Roofing Contractors Association (2016, April 28). STATEMENT: NRCA Supports Innovative New Approach to Immigration Reform. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Roofing Contractors Association.
      National Turkey Federation
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      North American Meat Institute
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.
      U.S. Chamber of Commerce
      Undersigned organizations (2016, April 19). EWIC letter to Sen. Flake. Retrieved August 4, 2016, from National Club Association.

      0 organizations opposed this bill

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      Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
      Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

      Contributions by Legislator

      Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$222,417$0
      Kelly AyotteRNH$541,204$0
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$175,433$0
      John BarrassoRWY$164,550$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$549,156$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$237,635$0
      Roy BluntRMO$585,631$0
      Cory A. BookerDNJ$827,975$0
      John BoozmanRAR$155,614$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$13,200$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$325,049$0
      Richard BurrRNC$398,337$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$162,800$0
      Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$362,755$0
      Ben CardinDMD$293,626$0
      Tom CarperDDE$184,085$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$505,698$0
      Bill CassidyRLA$512,325$0
      Daniel CoatsRIN$43,450$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$243,425$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$296,300$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$248,849$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$387,293$0
      John CornynRTX$521,042$0
      Tom CottonRAR$495,369$0
      Mike CrapoRID$219,250$0
      Ted CruzRTX$599,350$0
      Steve DainesRMT$306,119$0
      Joe DonnellyDIN$144,043$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$256,608$0
      Mike EnziRWY$91,625$0
      Joni ErnstRIA$147,350$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$175,610$0
      Deb FischerRNE$187,657$0
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$332,378$0
      Al FrankenDMN$265,300$0
      Cory GardnerRCO$458,388$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$654,114$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$326,614$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$293,617$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$591,693$0
      Martin HeinrichDNM$156,604$0
      Heidi HeitkampDND$99,318$0
      Dean HellerRNV$366,074$0
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$173,786$0
      John HoevenRND$132,156$0
      Jim InhofeROK$115,775$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$462,935$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$463,556$0
      Tim KaineDVA$846,003$0
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$103,869$0
      Mark KirkRIL$381,420$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$289,640$0
      James LankfordROK$302,125$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$101,790$0
      Mike LeeRUT$154,215$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$190,700$0
      Ed MarkeyDMA$439,843$0
      John McCainRAZ$421,017$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$348,384$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$892,648$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$668,025$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$100,550$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$39,300$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$253,600$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$211,124$0
      Chris MurphyDCT$342,853$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$264,390$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$424,711$0
      Rand PaulRKY$196,302$0
      David PerdueRGA$322,966$0
      Gary C. PetersDMI$339,617$0
      Rob PortmanROH$903,131$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$130,600$0
      Harry ReidDNV$215,999$0
      Jim RischRID$58,100$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$302,842$0
      Mike RoundsRSD$204,650$0
      Marco RubioRFL$720,242$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$38,987$0
      Ben SasseRNE$168,488$0
      Brian SchatzDHI$374,964$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$734,508$0
      Tim ScottRSC$423,070$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$39,450$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$223,059$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$151,250$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$307,977$0
      Dan SullivanRAK$289,070$0
      Jon TesterDMT$218,771$0
      John ThuneRSD$290,565$0
      Thom TillisRNC$466,901$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$791,565$0
      Tom UdallDNM$168,780$0
      David VitterRLA$79,600$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$578,153$0
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$555,215$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$125,416$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$109,144$0
      Ron WydenDOR$471,253$0

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      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$222,417$0
      Kelly AyotteRNH$541,204$0
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$175,433$0
      John BarrassoRWY$164,550$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$549,156$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$237,635$0
      Roy BluntRMO$585,631$0
      Cory A. BookerDNJ$827,975$0
      John BoozmanRAR$155,614$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$13,200$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$325,049$0
      Richard BurrRNC$398,337$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$162,800$0
      Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$362,755$0
      Ben CardinDMD$293,626$0
      Tom CarperDDE$184,085$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$505,698$0
      Bill CassidyRLA$512,325$0
      Daniel CoatsRIN$43,450$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$243,425$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$296,300$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$248,849$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$387,293$0
      John CornynRTX$521,042$0
      Tom CottonRAR$495,369$0
      Mike CrapoRID$219,250$0
      Ted CruzRTX$599,350$0
      Steve DainesRMT$306,119$0
      Joe DonnellyDIN$144,043$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$256,608$0
      Mike EnziRWY$91,625$0
      Joni ErnstRIA$147,350$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$175,610$0
      Deb FischerRNE$187,657$0
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$332,378$0
      Al FrankenDMN$265,300$0
      Cory GardnerRCO$458,388$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$654,114$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$326,614$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$293,617$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$591,693$0
      Martin HeinrichDNM$156,604$0
      Heidi HeitkampDND$99,318$0
      Dean HellerRNV$366,074$0
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$173,786$0
      John HoevenRND$132,156$0
      Jim InhofeROK$115,775$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$462,935$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$463,556$0
      Tim KaineDVA$846,003$0
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$103,869$0
      Mark KirkRIL$381,420$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$289,640$0
      James LankfordROK$302,125$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$101,790$0
      Mike LeeRUT$154,215$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$190,700$0
      Ed MarkeyDMA$439,843$0
      John McCainRAZ$421,017$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$348,384$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$892,648$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$668,025$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$100,550$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$39,300$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$253,600$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$211,124$0
      Chris MurphyDCT$342,853$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$264,390$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$424,711$0
      Rand PaulRKY$196,302$0
      David PerdueRGA$322,966$0
      Gary C. PetersDMI$339,617$0
      Rob PortmanROH$903,131$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$130,600$0
      Harry ReidDNV$215,999$0
      Jim RischRID$58,100$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$302,842$0
      Mike RoundsRSD$204,650$0
      Marco RubioRFL$720,242$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$38,987$0
      Ben SasseRNE$168,488$0
      Brian SchatzDHI$374,964$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$734,508$0
      Tim ScottRSC$423,070$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$39,450$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$223,059$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$151,250$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$307,977$0
      Dan SullivanRAK$289,070$0
      Jon TesterDMT$218,771$0
      John ThuneRSD$290,565$0
      Thom TillisRNC$466,901$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$791,565$0
      Tom UdallDNM$168,780$0
      David VitterRLA$79,600$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$578,153$0
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$555,215$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$125,416$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$109,144$0
      Ron WydenDOR$471,253$0

      Interest Groups that supported this bill

      $ Donated
      Business services$6,782,239
      Corporate lawyers & law firms$6,373,223
      Public works, industrial & commercial construction$3,831,210
      Nursing homes$3,257,123
      Hotels & motels$3,225,273
      Residential construction$2,287,322
      Special trade contractors$1,180,587
      Electrical contractors$1,004,575
      Poultry & eggs$811,863
      Meat processing & products$696,801
      Amusement/recreation centers$690,829
      General business associations$683,423
      Manufacturing$635,786
      Builders associations$431,550
      Chambers of commerce$358,176

      Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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