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What jobs the illegal mexicans are taking away from legal American citizens?

Working on the fields, cleaning, roofing, washing dishes.... Basically any dirty jobs that americans are not in keen of doing..... Oh, I am not Juanita, not even mexican. I am a legal immigrant, and during my 10 years of being here I do not want to generalize, but americans do not like to do the dirty jobs.

Asked By: Angel#3 - 7/27/2010
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I started not to answer any of the questions presented in this category. But being an American, bi-racial (Black/Jewish), growing up in the 50's. I've been around long enough to see a lot of changes in this country, and have had my share of dealing with racist bigots. I found that 99.9% of them are functional... More
Answered By: Gramsbal - 7/27/2010
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I've been doing "roofing" for 27 years, I make 29.62 an hour........you want to reword your question ?
Answered By: T Giambo - 7/27/2010
 
So would it be fair for your boyfriend to have sex with another girl because you are not in the mood or saving yourself for marriage. That is if she is willing? same train of thought.
Answered By: tom - 7/27/2010
 
I've done cleaning, buss boy, construction, car washer... More
Answered By: Victor - 7/27/2010
 
im not a mexican nor am i illegal, but my parents were immigrants and i came to the usa when i was 4. anyways, americans dont wanna do any hard dirty jobs. immigrants are hardworkers and appreciate having jobs, so it doesnt really matter how bad the job is. they'll do it. theyre not taking the jobs away. if the... More
Answered By: iloveehimm*! - 7/27/2010
 
They don't necessarily "take" jobs, they lower wages of low end jobs the millions of Americans rely on to make a living... More
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Answered By: t**d Ferguson - 7/27/2010
 
We can all go back to washing our own dishes etc , like we used to , and I for one am willing to pay more for produce to be imported , if it will return the quality of life we all used to know . You obviously don't live in Phoenix , so you are ignorant of the crime that has followed the illegals there .
Answered By: Michon - 7/27/2010
 
Lots of health care jobs, lots of teaching jobs (because we have to pay to provide classes in Spanish, what if those teachers were moved to science, in English... More
Answered By: Lucy Bo - 7/27/2010
 
the problem is not the jobs they are taking away, the real problem is that they are willing to do these jobs for less money thus lowering the standard of living of americans who are not willing to lower themselves.... Algunos Latinos/Mexicans vienen a bajar la calidad de vida al aceptar pagos bajos y eso es lo que... More
Answered By: Miguel O. - 7/27/2010
 
Its basically a double standard now that the econmy is in the trash and people are unemployed people want to blame illagls for it... More
Answered By: JuniorG - 7/27/2010
 
Ok, I am a retired contractor and small rancher in NM. I lost several contracting jobs to contractors who were not licensed, only had one person on their crew who could speak English, did not have Insurance, did not pay Sales tax, worked only for cash and paid their empolyees only in Cash, Took out Zero income tax... More
Answered By: Coasty - 7/27/2010
 
Americans won't do "dirty jobs... More
Answered By: Ralph - 7/27/2010
 
It never occurred to you that all the years before the illegal aliens invaded the United States that the crops got picked and the jobs got done. The only difference was.. the illegal aliens worked for a lot less.. and were illegally taking those job... More
Answered By: Joel W - 7/27/2010
 
The Americans DID DO these dirty jobs. Its just that industries like meat packers and food companies refuse to pay Americans to do these jobs. The companies know the they can get immigrants to come in and do these jobs for minimal pay and no benefits. These companies exploit a group of people only for their profit... More
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Answered By: Bobbi - 7/27/2010
 
I totally agree with you!
Answered By: Ivette - 7/27/2010
 
Tell you what...let it be where anyone on this side of the Border run for Mayor,Governor and even Congress and that Border will be shut down so fast your head will spin. What matters is Congress keeps their Free Health Care,home and job with yearly raises,who cares if you lose yours... More
Answered By: idiotzaint - 7/28/2010
 
The biggest hits are in construction where general contractors are cutting corners by slashing hourly wages to where only someone working for cash under the table can afford to take the job. Unfortunately the work isn't always up to code so it's costing the clients more to fix the problems than it would have to just... More
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Answered By: Cali - 7/28/2010
 
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