They Must Ask Questions – Southern California Edison IT workers ‘beyond furious’ over H-1B replacements

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Southern California Edison IT workers ‘beyond furious’ over H-1B replacements

Information technology workers at Southern California Edison (SCE) are being laid off and replaced by workers from India. Some employees are training their H-1B visa holding replacements, and many have already lost their jobs.

The employees are upset and say they can’t understand how H-1B guest workers can be used to replace them.

Because they can!

“They are bringing in people with a couple of years’ experience to replace us and then we have to train them,” said one longtime IT worker. “It’s demoralizing and in a way I kind of felt betrayed by the company.”

Yes, the company is bad enough.  But you should feel more betrayed by your elected officials.

You should ask your politicians and prospective politicians questions about this matter, and research their policy positions.  Even some of the supposedly better…

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