Wednesday, April 10, 2019

The Nutty RAISE Act Reintroduced In Congress

Senators Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), David Perdue (R-Ga.), and Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) joined with a group of Representatives led by Representative Francis Rooney (R-Fla.) to reintroduce the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) Act.

The goal of the act, according to, is to reduce the levels of low-skilled and unskilled immigration that depress American wages and displace America’s most vulnerable workers.

This is economic ignorance on steroids.

I discussed all the problems with this view here:


1 comment:

  1. It doesn't maximize corporate profit margins so it's against the holy dogma of libertarianism, I suppose.