Why Employers Will Fire Americans and Hire Illegals Under Obama’s Amnesty

Daniel Greenfield
FrontPage Magazine

There’s a double whammy here. The legalization of 11 million illegal aliens will give employers access to a “legal” pool of workers free of the taint of ObamaCare.

Considering the number of employers who hire illegal aliens even now, hiring legal illegal aliens will actually be incentivized by ObamaCare. So look for unemployment to shoot up if the Obama/Gang of 8 illegal alien amnesty goes through.

Companies with at least 50 workers will face a penalty of up to $3,000 for each worker who receives subsidies via ObamaCare. If current illegal immigrants given probationary status are excluded from ObamaCare — and the fines that go with it — an employer may see that as an extra incentive to hire them instead of American citizens.

As with most of the left’s gimmicks, this isn’t a bug, it’s a feature…

The article continues at FrontPage Magazine.


Update: New Amnesty Push Undermines Rule of Law


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