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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: - 7/21/2011
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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
 
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