Important Immigration Policy Improvements Are Stalled August 18, 2022
The well-respected magazine, The Economist, in its July 30th issue weighed in on immigration, but not in a way that one might expect. Specifically, it had a lot to say about America’s need for more immigrants to address the widespread problem of unfilled jobs ranging from resort workers to high-tech engineers. Sadly, the magazine article points out that the never-ending crisis over how to manage the southern border blocks any advance movements toward a sensible reform of which and how many applicants can enter into the US. Much food for thought. (Note: Former president George W. Bush was the last Republican who took on this particular issue.)
You can read the article here: https://www.economist.com/united-states/2022/07/28/a-shortfall-in-immigration-has-become-an-economic-problem-for-america.
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