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Department of Labor Issues Foreign Labor Certification Report

The Department of Labor issued its Foreign Labor Certification Report, showing employment-based immigration data compiled in the 12 months ending September 30, 2009. The data reveals that DOL received approximately 800,000 labor certification requests which is a decrease in numbers as compared to the previous year. For the full report, including data, trends, and highlights across programs and states, see http://www.foreignlaborcert.doleta.gov/pdf/2009_Annual_Report.pdf