That's ironic because the countries he thinks get it right actually welcome more people.
If a company is done with an employee, guest workers often find themselves stranded in the U.S. without a job. After five years as an H-1B, employers are required to start paying social security, so the worker becomes less attractive. When the job is over, so is the visa, making them into illegals. Their staffing company may h
It is no secret among a broad cross-section of the American populace that the yawning chasm between rich and poor, a diminishing middle class, workers suffocating under stagnating wages, and the wildly disproportionate amount of wealth concentrated in the hands of the nation's wealthiest one percent is clear evidence of a dysfunctional democracy.
But advocates don't dispute Sanders' commitment to comprehensive reform.
Walmart did not immediately comment on the AFL-CIO report. The labor federation has been a relentless critic of Walmart over
"What's intended is you're coming over here and you're going to start up some kind of factory," she said by way of example
The headline is a quote from Republican Rep. Ken Buck, making us proud just hours before he was sworn in today as a U.S. Representative from Colorado.
For those lucky enough to live with or in proximity to their loved ones, it may be hard to remember that many in the world
Whatever price these tech companies pay in administrative fees due to immigrant applications will be dwarfed by their savings
But Costa said the proposal to strip the work element from J-1 visas would be more problematic, since "the whole point of
For all the numbers bouncing around the immigration reform debate, the most relevant number is 27 percent. That's the share of Gov Romney's Latino vote and that's the reason this much needed advance in public policy might just make it over the legislative goal line.
When guestworkers can stand up against employer abuse, they help lift the floor for all workers. Wages and conditions are more secure.
Guestworkers, as well as Americans who do or would do farm work, lack lobbyists and talking points. But what happens in rural America to guestworkers and displaced American workers is an untold story of wrong that deserves attention.