But when an immigration bill arrived on the Senate floor, the tech industry got the foreign workers it wanted -- for a song. A new $1,000 fee, which would apply to green cards for international graduate students but not H-1B visas, would be dedicated to a STEM fund (for science, technology, engineering, and math) for schools, including some colleges.
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