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Old 08-16-2019, 09:36 AM
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Trump's immigration policies: not just racist and inhumane, but bad for the economy, too!


"Providing more work visas for skilled and unskilled immigrants seems like an obvious solution to ease the labor shortage. But itís also the solution Trump seems least inclined to take."

https://www.vox.com/2019/8/12/208019...e-workers-quit

Slowing immigration of unskilled workers might make sense if US citizens were rushing in to take the jobs immigrants usually fill, but it looks like the opposite is happening -- people are quitting those jobs in record numbers.

Combined with his tariffs, Trump is doing a great job at sabotaging a healthy economy. Will the numbers crash fast enough for it to be a 2020 campaign issue?
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He's not taking responsibility for the economy going "down the tubes", of course.
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Prediction: After two-plus years of taking credit for the strong economy, he'll blame Obama if we slide into recession.
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