Why doesn't the Trump Administration scrap the H1-B visas as you can't tell me there are no US STEM professionals in the entire 50 states?

The government should simply tell Silicon Valley, Seattle and Virginia that you can't hire anymore from overseas and have to now keep the vacancy out advertised for longer, and even take someone from a different region of the county, such as New York. Alternatively, hire then a Canadian under the NAFTA TN... show more The government should simply tell Silicon Valley, Seattle and Virginia that you can't hire anymore from overseas and have to now keep the vacancy out advertised for longer, and even take someone from a different region of the county, such as New York.

Alternatively, hire then a Canadian under the NAFTA TN visa, transfer / redeploy existing employees from Google Australia, UK, France or use a local nationwide recruitment agency such as Apple One to acquire the homegrown US talent.

What is wrong with such an approach?
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