Immigrants Aren't Stealing American Jobs

More evidence surfaces that low-skilled native workers pursue different jobs than their immigrant counterparts.

Felipe Diasdado poses at his home in Chicago. Diosdado, who came to the U.S. illegally in 1997, joined a union while working at a construction site. He says many undocumented people he knows are working for cash at small businesses that aren’t unionized because they’re afraid to apply at larger job sites that are more likely to verify a worker’s immigration status.
Nam Y. Huh/AP
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