The report by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP) says that undocumented immigrants currently contribute 8 percent of the taxes paid into local and state public coffers – including indirect taxes paid on utilities, clothing, gasoline, etc.
“Regardless of the politically contentious nature of immigration reform, the data show undocumented immigrants greatly contribute to our nation’s economy, not just in labor but also with tax dollars,” said Meg Wiehe, ITEP State #Tax Policy Director.
Roy Beck, executive director of Numbers USA, said the typical undocumented household pays $10,000 a year in taxes but [...]
Munoz took medical leave after suffering a #heart attack in October, just six weeks after replacing Jeff Smisek, who was forced to resign, as CEO. He then had a heart transplant in January.
#General Counsel Brett Hart took over as interim CEO but Munoz began easing back into work recently. The airline said Sunday that Munoz has already been participating actively in all major corporate decisions and meeting frequently with employees, shareholders, and other stakeholders during his recovery. He will return to his duties on a full-time basis March 14.
Before taking the helm at United Continental, Muñoz served as president and chief operating [...]