Immigrants Don’t Harm Prospects for Native-Born Workers

Despite the hue and cry of U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo and anti-immigrant organizations, like Defend Colorado Now, there is no evidence that foreign-born workers affect job prospects for American workers, according to a new report by the Pew Hispanic Center. Growth in the Foreign-Born Workforce and Employment of the Native Born considered two specific time periods – one with strong economic growth (1990 to 2000) and one that included an economic slowdown (2000

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