In his best-selling book "Dreams from my Father" then Senator Barack Obama talks about his views of Illegal Immigration and their negative effect on Blue Collar wages.
Of course now President Obama is planning on granting amnesty to some 5 million illegal immigrants. The then-Senator Obama wrote in his 2006 autobiography, “The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream.”Gateway Pundit is all over this story.
”Not all these fears are irrational,” he wrote.
“The number of immigrants added to the labor force every year is of a magnitude not seen in this country for over a century,” Obama noted. “If this huge influx of mostly low-skill workers provides some benefits to the economy as a whole—especially by keeping our workforce young, in contrast to an increasingly geriatric Europe and Japan—it also threatens to depress further the wages of blue-collar Americans and put strains on an already overburdened safety net.”