ICE Raids Raise Question: What About the Employers?

A massive immigration raid in Mississippi revived a longstanding complaint: Unauthorized workers are jailed or deported, while managers and business owners go unprosecuted.

  • Published 14 August 2019

HOUSTON (AP) — The images of children crying after their parents were arrested in a massive immigration raid in Mississippi revived a longstanding complaint: Unauthorized workers are jailed or deported, while the managers and business owners who profit from their labor often go unprosecuted. Under President Donald Trump, the number of business owners and managers who face criminal charges for employing unauthorized workers has stayed almost the same, even as almost every other enforcement measure… Read at AP News