Liberalism is full of hypocrisy. You know these same liberals that rage against Corporate greed? Well they trust companies when they are given disgusting amounts of taxpayer dollars in the form of stimulus payments.
There were four companies that received millions of dollars.
- G.E. Forestry
- Summitt Forestry
- Ponderosa Reforestation
- Medford Cutting Edge Forestry
An investigation by the Department of Labor showed that those companies hired cheap labor from immigrants using H-2B work visas. The report claims those companies deliberately avoided hiring local workers to underbid and undercut competition.
Senator Jeff Merkley says that Oregonians were ignored when they applied for jobs. He, along with Representative Peter DeFazio are going to try and tighten these loopholes.
This story makes me remember the lady that asked Obama what he was going to do about ensuring Visas weren’t given to foreigners when there were Americans that needed jobs. He ignored her.