REUTERS/Desmond Boylan - Luis Salgado, nicknamed Chucho, holds his passport as he waits in line at U.S. Immigration, upon arriving at Miami airport on a direct flight from Havana, March 13, 2013.

Blog Post | Immigration Facts Series

The H-1B visa race continues: Which regions received the most?

April 2, 2015, Neil G. Ruiz and Jill H. Wilson

Major league baseball’s opening day is still a few days away, but this week marks another opening day for America’s businesses: H-1B visa cap season. Every April 1st, employers submit applications to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services for temporary employment visas for foreigners in specialty occupations.