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Immigration Reform

With more than 11 million unauthorized people living within our borders, rational people believe steadfastly that doing nothing is not an option. But that’s exactly what...
December 19, 2017
“What part of illegal don’t you understand?” is a common retort in discussions of what should be done about undocumented workers in industries such as construction. The answer isn...
December 07, 2017
The fact that President Donald Trump’s administration is cracking down on unauthorized immigrants in the wake of Hurricane Harvey is already making it much harder to rebuild...
November 28, 2017
The Houston Chronicle published an article recently about our undocumented workforce, primarily in the construction industry, and it deserves an immediate response.The author...
March 02, 2017
As the debate about illegal immigration rages at the national level thanks to the vitriolic rhetoric of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, it's high time for all of us...
September 27, 2016
The following article was authored by Don Procter and originally published in AWCI's Construction Dimensions magazine.While debate rages about what to do with illegal workers in...
June 01, 2016
Originally published in the Houston Chronicle.  Reprinted with permission.As someone intimately familiar with the economic realities of the situation, I am quite...
April 28, 2016
Marek Dallas Division President John Hinson wrote the following President’s Message for AWCI's Construction Dimension magazine. Hinson is the 2015-2016 President of AWCI.A friend...
April 06, 2016
The following article was authored by Mark L. Johnson and originally published in AWCI's Construction Dimensions magazine.Some want to complete the fence along the United States–...
March 25, 2016