There are lies, damn lies, statistics and holy cow man gimme a break lies. This one falls into the latter.
The idea that bringing in record numbers of skilled and unskilled labor when one adult of working age in four is out of work and/or is only working part time because of the economy and Obamacare…. it is beyond ridiculous.
Via Breitbart News:
This week at the National Press Club in Washington D.C., President Barack Obama’s Labor Secretary Tom Perez claimed immigration reform which would flood millions of foreign workers into the United States workforce to compete for employment with citizens would in fact put an, “upward pressure on wages.”
Perez said, “Adding jobs, putting upward pressure on wages, helping to stabilize the Social Security trust fund.”
See the video HERE.