Labor Secretary Says ‘Balance’ Required in Immigration

August 3, 2017

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta says replacing American workers with lower-wage foreigners is a disservice to US laborers. Acosta said that immigration is “legal and appropriate” if businesses can’t fill a job, but that “so much immigration” […]

Hawaii Board Denies Rule Changes for Foreign Fishermen

October 16, 2016

A Hawaii agency on Friday denied a petition to change state rules for commercial fishing licenses given to undocumented foreign fishermen. A federal loophole allows the foreign men to work but exempts them from most basic labor protections […]