The Department of Labor (DOL) released statistics on the Labor Condition
Applications (LCAs) for the second quarter of FY2014. A certified LCA
is required for each H-1B application filed with USCIS. The statistics
include the number of LCAs received, top occupations, states and employers,
as well as the number of certified, denied, and withdrawn LCAs, number
of positions requested and certified, and percentage timely processed.