Firing Immigrants

Bacon, David
December 2009
Progressive;Dec2009/Jan2010, Vol. 73 Issue 12/1, p42
The article presents the immigrants position under U.S. President Barack Obama's administration in the U.S. as of 2010. Several situations of immigrants working in the U.S. who have problems with their documents are discussed as well as Obama enforcing the 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act requiring employers to keep records of worker's immigration status while prohibiting them from hiring illegal immigrants. Meanwhile, many lobbying groups support the Administration policy instead.


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