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Pro: Will immigration reform help boost Americas workforce?
Immigrant labor can offset nations declining population
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WASHINGTON — Throughout our nation’s history, the world’s biggest risk takers, boldest thinkers and hardest workers have flocked to America’s shores in pursuit of greater freedom and opportunity. Their contributions to our society and economy are no less important today than they were 200 years ago. In the face of changing demographics, shifts in the labor market, and an increasingly global workforce, immigrants are essential to our economic strength and competitive standing in the world.