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Is the 'border crisis' actually a 'labor market crisis?'

Is the 'border crisis' actually a 'labor market crisis?'

Update: 2024-06-113
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Politicians on both sides of the aisle call the surge at the US Southern Border a "border crisis."

One camp says we need to focus on addressing the conditions in other countries that cause people to leave. The other says we have to focus on deterrence and enforcement.

But...what if both camps are actually ignoring a major piece of the picture? Today on the show, an overlooked cause and potential solution to the situation at our southern border that has nothing to do with the border at all.

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Is the 'border crisis' actually a 'labor market crisis?'

Is the 'border crisis' actually a 'labor market crisis?'