11/14/2011 11:35 am ET Updated Jan 14, 2012

Alabama Immigration Law: Dirty Jobs Are Available But Americans Won't Fill Them

Skinning, gutting, and cutting up catfish is not easy or pleasant work. No one knows this better than Randy Rhodes, president of Harvest Select, which has a processing plant in impoverished Uniontown, Ala. For years, Rhodes has had trouble finding Americans willing to grab a knife and stand 10 or more hours a day in a cold, wet room for minimum wage and skimpy benefits.

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