Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Out of the shadows and out of poverty: Reducing poverty through immigration reform

The Center for American Progress has a thoughtful post about the relationship between immigration reform and poverty.  The Census Bureau recently released new data on poverty in the United States. One important issue received little attention: the potential for immigration reform to create a pathway out of poverty, by enabling undocumented immigrants to work legally and maximize their earnings.  Click the link above to read further.

KJ

https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/2014/10/out-of-the-shadows-and-out-of-poverty-reducing-poverty-through-immigration-reform.html

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