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Friday, August 19, 2011

"Calculating the Costs and Benefits" - on Immigration


The New York Times ran a series of articles on immigration, August 18, 2011

I collected some humanitarian comments from the article that I wanted to highlight


"The only way to attract Americans to work in the farms is to (1) pay the workers a decent wage; (2) make the job year-round, not just seasonal; (3) provide health insurance benefits; and (4) offer 401K opportunity" -Omar W, Pomona, NY

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