Jun 10, 2013 A proposed amendment would double the number of new Customs and Border Patrol officers and add another $6 billion for border security.
Jun 3, 2013 The timber industry is challenging the sustainable forestry certification of the LEED green-building program state by state.
May 17, 2013 It's no surprise farmers and home builders want more immigrant labor, but horse breeders?
May 10, 2013 Emigrants are estimated to have $400 billion in savings, and some are investing the money at home.
May 9, 2013 Tucked away in the 844-page immigration bill is a provision that could thwart citizenship hopes for many undocumented workers.
May 8, 2013 Critics say immigration reform would cost the government trillions in safety net spending. Commentator Robert Reich says it would actually generate more revenue.
May 8, 2013 More than a million foreigners flocked to Germany for work last year, the biggest influx since 1995. Most of the migrants were from Eastern Europe, but many came from recession-hit countries elsewhere in the euro zone.
Apr 29, 2013 Go behind the scenes of our investigation into Chicago's underworld of labor brokers, known as "raiteros," who charge workers fees, pushing their pay below minimum wage.
Apr 17, 2013 A new study links citizenship for undocumented workers to better pay and working conditions. But other experts say newly legalized low-wage workers still run the risk of poor treatment on the job.
Apr 15, 2013 Farmers hope the proposal to expand farm worker visas will stabilize their labor supply. Unions focus on making sure the deal protects workers and their wages.