Maine’s aging population means a slowing economy. And the nation’s demographics are only 15 years behind Maine’s. And that’s why business immigrant coalitions are blossoming around the country. Because businesses need workers, and immigration policies that bring more workers in are good for the workers already here.
A city facing an aging population and shrinking workforce opens its arms to asylum seekers. Portland, Maine’s generosity could help it solve some of its economic challenges–and be a model for other cities.
An increasing number of Americans say it’s important to accept refugees fleeing war and violence. And most want to figure out a way to make it legal for those here illegally to stayl Meet America’s new moral majority!