Originally Posted by donkhater
I still have never recieved a good answer to these questions regarding illegal immigration:
If most illegal immigrants do work that most Americans would not do for the same wages, then what's going to happen when everyone is subject to federal minimum wage laws? What then? Do those jobs just disappear? Or is the left ok with some "slave labor"?
I don't think I'm qualified to answer this question. I'm not an economist.
Obviously everybody will have to be paid a legal minimum wage at the very least. When you include them, the economy in just about every study improves, from decently or strongly depending on the study.