Legalizing Mexican Labor

American VoicesPolitics ISSUE 37•32 Sep 12, 2001

Last week, President Bush promised illegal Mexican immigrants a worker program to legalize their labor in the U.S., but not blanket amnesty. What do you think?

  • “You have to admire Bush's firm resolve to get American tables bused in an efficient, legal manner.”

    Dan Hunt –
    Systems Analyst

  • “As a fifth-generation Italian-American, I am opposed to any and all immigration.”

    Gloria Goelz –
    Homemaker

  • “I have been iffy on Mexicans ever since El Macho, the Thief of Hearts, stole away my lover true. Curse you, El Macho!”

    Peter Whitmire –
    Roofer

  • “Let's get our parameters straight here: Are we talking about the kind of Mexicans who get into knife fights, or the kind that smile and refill your drink?”

    Marty Clash –
    Electrician

  • “So Bush is not offering amnesty, but he is allowing them to work. And this is a bold stance because...?”

    Richard Nelson –
    Stockbroker

  • “If the Mexicans are legalized, they can still be exploited, right?”

    Donna Gold –
    Researcher

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