Trump visa plan would restrict foreign founders

President Trump is planning to kill a program that would have encouraged startup company founders to immigrate to the United States, according to a draft executive order viewed by Axios.

The U.S. just had the most Q1 layoffs in a decade

The U.S. saw its highest level of layoffs in a first quarter since 2009, data from staffing firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas released Thursday showed.By the numbers: Employers
cut 190,410 jobs in the first 3 months of the year — 10.3% higher than
the number of layoffs announced in the fourth quarter of 2018 and 35.6%
higher than job cuts announced in the same quarter of 2018.