PBS NewsHour

Indian workers’ spouses could lose work permits

Clip: 09/30/2018 | 10m 6s Video has closed captioning.

The Trump administration has signaled it plans to strip employment authorization from spouses of some H-1B visa holders. The change would mean that nearly 100,000 people -- predominantly women from India who followed their spouses to the U.S. -- would lose their ability to work in this country. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Joanne Elgart Jennings reports.

Aired: 09/30/18

Rating: NR

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