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What Obama Is Doing to the Job Market

loadstar Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 9:44 AM
The other thing that is killing the job market is ILLEGAL aliens. The most displaced American workers are the low-skilled and the unskilled-- PRECISELY who 8 million working ILLEGALS displace. ILLEGALS take the jobs of teens, blacks, and, ironically, LEGAL Hispanics. But ONLY BECAUSE ILLEGALS can be paid less under the table. Once they have legal status and have to be paid minimum wage, the charm of hiring ILLEGALS will disappear and welfare rolls will soar yet more. Nobody would tolerate workers who cannot speak English for $7.25, much less $9 an hour.
loadstar Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 9:48 AM
Obama likely gets this about ILLEGAL aliens...he simply wants more guvment-dependent, Big Guvment voter "brown people" period.

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