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As startup visa bill languishes, entrepreneurs leave the U.S.

Joseph Adinolfi / September 11, 2013 / www.entrepreneur.com

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As startup visa bill languishes, entrepreneurs leave the U.S.

Joseph Adinolfi at Entrepreneur takes a look at the challenges faced by immigrants seeking to launch startups in the United States because of how difficult it is to get permission to stay in the country. According to a recent Kauffman Foundation study, the introduction of a startup visa could help create an estimated 1.6 million jobs in the United States. Instead, foreign entrepreneurs are, quite literally, taking their business elsewhere.

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