Richard Jones, Sheriff of Butler County in Ohio, in a Dec. 6, 2007 email response to, responded:

“Yes. Not only are American workers harmed by the loss of jobs, the hourly rates are reduced because of illegal aliens working for far less. I know of business owners who often cannot compete in the bidding process for contracts because of under bidding by other businesses that cheat and hire illegal aliens at far less than standard wages. This practice is destroying many American businesses and costing honest, hard working Americans their jobs.”

Dec. 6, 2007