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White House: Immigration steps would boost wages

Obama’s moves on immigration would expand the labor force and increase worker productivity, according to a White House report Friday that estimates average wages would rise over a 10-year period. Who is does he think he’s talking to? Businesses are all for it because they want to hire workers at lower wages.

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