Is inmate labor the answer?

Is inmate labor the answer?

There are 5 comments on the Atmore Advance story from Oct 17, 2011, titled Is inmate labor the answer?. In it, Atmore Advance reports that:

As farms and other industries in Alabama feel the effects of the state's new sweeping immigration law, some have speculated whether the prison population could help offset the loss of workers.

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Yes yes yes

Saint Louis, MO

#1 Oct 17, 2011
Absolutely, let them work for their room & board!

Crest Hill, IL

#2 Oct 17, 2011
There is no short term answer, other than the farmers knew where doing wrong to begin with, and now they will have to pay for their criminal behavior.
The long term answer is to use the H2A visa program that is there to supply migrants to the agriculture industry. Enforce our immigration laws (which were written in most part by Sen. Kennedy and the democrats) and the migrants will be available for their visas instead of running to Chicago, California or other big sanctuary cities. The immediate reason the farmers can't find the migrants is because they have walked off the farms to these santuaries where they are coddled. A lot of their workers are in my community. The parents can only be found after dark but their children are in every social benefits program we can afford.

Since: Sep 11

Location hidden

#3 Oct 17, 2011
Inmate and welfare recipients as well.

“Do you like my abs? ”

Since: May 11

San Gabriel, CA

#4 Oct 17, 2011
nomoreillegals2 wrote:
Inmate and welfare recipients as well.
Especially trailer trash.

Saint Louis, MO

#5 Oct 17, 2011
The Infamous Rico wrote:
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Especially trailer trash.
You'd know all about trailer trash, as you're one of them!

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