discussion question 1628

Read “A Tale of Two Raids” found on page 575 of the text and post your response to the following questions:

  • Is the current employment verification system imposed by government fair to employers? Why or why not?
  • Was Swift & Company treated fairly by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), given the law that ICE has been charged by Congress to enforce? Why or why not?
  • What specific strategies would you recommend Swift employ to attempt to change immigration and employment laws so they are more favorable to its business? Explain why.

In your response to your peers, state whether you agree with the conclusion regarding the fairness of the current verification system to employers and whether you believe that the lobbying strategy recommended would be effective. Be sure to provide details as to why you agree or disagree with the strategy.