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Americans Want Next President to Focus More on Saving U.S. Jobs and Healthcare; Less on Immigration Reform
Date:4/16/2008

PHILADELPHIA, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans overwhelmingly want their next President to focus more on improving their standard of living, providing universal healthcare, and stemming the outsourcing of jobs overseas than making it easier for immigrants to live and work in the U.S., according to the latest "America At Work" national opinion survey by the non-partisan Employment Law Alliance (ELA).

The workplace-issues poll, based on a sampling of 1,125 working Americans between April 4 and 9, is believed to be the only national survey to date focusing exclusively on a wide range of workplace-related issues that will likely confront the next President, according to Stephen J. Hirschfeld, Esq., CEO of ELA. The error interval is +/- 2.99% at a 95% level of confidence.

"While immigration and its impact on the workplace is a significant issue, and a highly emotional one, this poll clearly indicates that it pales in comparison to a host of other issues that American workers are more interested in," explained Hirschfeld.

A summary of the results, posted in detail at http://www.employmentlawalliance.com, reveals:

-- 87% of Americans want their next President to focus on increasing the proportion of the workforce earning at least a living wage, closely followed (86%) by making it harder for companies to outsource U.S. jobs to foreign countries, and (83%) rounding out the Big Three, providing healthcare coverage for all U.S. citizens.

-- 76% of Americans are also concerned - but not at the same intensity level - with having the next President work toward increasing workplace safety regulation, 70% support focusing on expanding family leave rules and 69% think beefing up enforcement of workplace discrimination laws should be a priority.

-- In sharp contrast, less than half said they are concerned that their next President focus on immigra
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