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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
Unless Ms. Fiorina fesses up to having contributed to the problem how can she be trusted with providing solutions to the wretched state of affairs facing current and future generations of American workers?
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.
Our immigration system has put all of the cards in the hands of employers and allowed them to wield entirely too much power over millions of captive and exploitable workers in our labor force.
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
When employers can get away with exploiting guest workers, it drives down wages and conditions for all by forcing U.S. workers into a race to the bottom.
E-Verify is in theory supposed to keep unlawful immigrants out of the labor market. But in reality, not only will it fail to keep people out, it will also hinder job creation with expensive new regulations.
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.
Given such a sobering approach, a reader could be a little disappointed that after saying "a" authors refrained from spelling out many obvious conclusions.
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.