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Work Wanted: Day Laborers

Wednesday, July 29

What if you woke up every day wondering if or where you would work? Thousands do. They bus, walk or drive to a parking lot, congregate there with others and wait to be hired as a day laborer. Contrary to what you might think, not all are males looking for construction jobs and those looking for work in this manner are not all Latinos. We look at the life and challenges faced by day laborers is Charlotte. 

Faith Josephs
- Worker Center Coordinator, Latin America Coalition

Julian Arcila - Executive Director, Hispanic Contractors Association of the Carolinas