MEXICO CITY — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador mentioned Saturday he’ll suggest a “Bracero” type immigrant labor program to U.S. President Joe Biden throughout a video name between the 2 leaders deliberate for Monday.
The Bracero program allowed Mexicans to briefly work in the US to fill labor shortages throughout World Struggle II and afterward. López Obrador mentioned the U.S. financial system wants Mexican staff due to “their energy, their youth.”
He steered he needs permission for 600,000 to 800,000 Mexican and Central American immigrants to work legally in the US yearly.
“You (People) are going to wish Mexican and Central American staff to supply, to develop,” López Obrador mentioned of what he plans to inform Biden. “It’s higher that we begin placing order on migratory flows.”
Biden has proposed laws to offer authorized standing and a path to citizenship to the entire estimated 11 million individuals within the nation who don’t have it.
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