On May 17, 2013, the Department of Homeland Security issued the following press release: "Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano today traveled to San Francisco and Los Angeles where she met with technology and business leaders, as well as community members to discuss the need for commonsense immigration reform, which is critical to our nation's economic health and prosperity. 'We need a 21st century immigration system -- one that helps businesses continue to grow our economy by providing the skilled workers this country needs, and strengthens our economic competitiveness,' said Secretary Napolitano. 'Commonsense immigration reform is the single most important thing we can do to sustain the historic progress we've achieved to secure our borders and enforce immigration laws.' During the meeting with technology and business leaders, Secretary Napolitano discussed the need for critical changes to the legal immigration in order to help business grow our economy by providing the skilled workers this country needs."
U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/