Kushner spoke Monday about efforts to update how the federal government functions, addressing fellow members of the Trump administration and business leaders, including Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Apple CEO Tim Cook.
Apple is also expected to argue that immigration is important to the American economy, as well as weighing in on how to better support military veterans, and express a pro-human rights view, Axios reports. CEO Satya Nadella are expected to attend and spend hours in small working groups before.
The White House on Monday urged technology CEOs to pitch in on President Donald Trump's effort to modernize government. IBM was prominent last week during the White House's push for apprenticeships. They are expected to discuss different issues including shrinking the government, reducing federal employees, improving government services, and eliminating regulations among others.
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DHS Secretary John Kelly explained the move saying "there is no credible path forward to litigate the now enjoined policy". The protection program for parents, like the one for young immigrants, was created with a policy memo, not by legislation.
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India also won the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup match against Pakistan by a convincing 5-1 margin. Sarfraz Ahmed, the captain of the Pakistan became the latest victim of the same.
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They were doing their best to cure a mental disorder. " Without her drugs, maybe she would have left long ago ". Todd Fisher said it was hard to blame doctors who treated his sister because they were trying to help her.
The meeting will be hosted by the new White House Office of American Innovation, which is headed by President Trump's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner, and the American Technology Council. The FBI has reported that Russian intelligence agencies have attempted to hack into the electoral systems of multiple state governments and will likely attempt to do so again in the future. "They're all about the scalps in the room", said a tech industry official as quoted by the Washington Post. The Trump administration has said that USA businesses are abusing this program at the expense of qualified American workers who are seeking employment opportunities. The members of the council include Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, the secretary of Defense, the secretary of Commerce, the secretary of Homeland Security, the director of national intelligence, the director of the Office of Management and Budget, and the USA chief technology officer.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who once served as an economic advisor to the president, has already announced that he would step down following Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change. CEOs in that session will be asked to address the question, "How can the H-1B visa program be modified to ensure that visas are issued to the highest-skilled and highest-paid workers, while also eliminating examples of the program's abuse?"