Government training foreign workers to take English speaking jobs

What's worse is that the agency involved in this outrage - USAID - was caught doing the same thing in 2010 and promised not to do it again. Until they got caught again, I guess. Daily Caller: While the president has been urging "insourcing," the government has been sending money to the Philippines to train foreign workers for jobs in English-speaking call centers. According to New York Democratic Rep. Tim Bishop and North Carolina Republican Rep. Walter Jones, this is unacceptable and "shocking." The pair are calling on the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to immediately suspend what is known as the Job Enabling English Proficiency (JEEP) program. According to Jones' office, in 2010, after the two men compelled USAID to end a similar training program in Sri Lanka, the agency assured the congressmen that they would "conduct a review to ensure the project will not take any jobs away from Americans." In a letter to the USAID administrator, Rajiv Shah,...(Read Full Post)