1. Immigrants Want to Work and the U.S. Needs Workers. So, What’s the Problem? J.R. Gonzales 39:53

Episode 77 – In this episode of Latino Business Report, we’ll discuss the U.S. labor shortage crisis and its impact on businesses nationwide. We’ll explore a surprising solution gaining support among Republican governors: their endorsement of President Biden’s efforts to expand work opportunities for immigrants through parole and work authorization.

Our broken immigration system demands immediate action, given the economic and humanitarian emergencies at stake.

J.R. Gonzales is Chairman of the Hispanic Leadership and Management Foundation and Executive Vice-Chair of the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC). Gonzales serves on the Export-Import Bank of the United States Council on Small Business. He is a nationally recognized communications consultant and professional development trainer. Gonzales is a former Chairman of the Board, and a past president and CEO of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. As a business owner, entrepreneur, political strategist, and public speaker, Gonzales has been a lifelong advocate and voice for issues facing Latino and minority communities.