The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) dropped its plan to replace American technology workers with foreign H-1B visa workers after President Trump criticized the power company and fired two of its board members.
After the TVA announced that it would outsource 20% of its jobs to foreign workers President Trump fired TVA
- Board chairman James Thompson
- Board member Richard Howarth
President Trump said at the White House: “Let this serve as a warning to any federally appointed board. If you betray American workers, then you will hear two simple words: ‘You’re fired.’”