How is it possible that virtually every restaurant in California employs illegals in the kitchen?
I've worked in the restaurant business before and also know from friends who work there. Virtually everyone working there in the kitchen is illegal and not paid much money. It's the most obvious thing in the world. So why do they let those businesses get away with it? Another thing I don't understand is when illegals stand around the Home Depot and people scoop them up to work for them. How can a country claim they're against illegal immigration if they allow it to happen and employers take so much advantage of it?
Asked By: Monica - 7/21/2011
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
When someone stands out at Home Depot why does that mean they are undocumented? It means that they don't have a regular job and they need money = some are citizens, some are legal aliens, and some are undocumented.
Answered By: A Hunch - 7/21/2011
Additional Answers (4)
Why single out California? It's the same in every large city and most states. Tell ICE if it bothers you so much.
Answered By: Muppet - 7/21/2011
When communities or states actually try to do something about it, they wind up on the cover of the New York Times, and every other major news outlet being called bigots, racists, etc. Then the federal government sues... More
Answered By: duker918 - 7/21/2011
Perhaps it's because the restaurant owners don't want to pay American-scale wages.
Answered By: Dances With Mops 2 - Mop Bucket Boogaloo - 7/21/2011
In California it's all about politics. Need I say more?
Answered By: Peedlepup - 7/21/2011
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
No Scam. Realistic $87 Per Hour. No Schedule. Nice Pay. Start Today!
$47/hr Real Work at home Job. Computer Required. Apply Online!
Over 471 Local Jobs Available. Hiring Now – Apply Today!
Other Career Questions
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
Enumerate these jobs Say, patent application writting. patent application writing. In a company, what jobs are needed to keep confidential?
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.