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Fishkind Conversations: Immigration Has Vital Role In Florida's Economy

Florida map image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
Florida map image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

In addition to human concerns and political stakes, immigration plays a very important economic role in the U.S., especially in Florida and here in Central Florida, according to economic analyst Hank Fishkind.

Fishkind shares the details with 90.7’s Nicole Darden Creston.

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Nicole came to Central Florida to attend Rollins College and started working for Orlando’s ABC News Radio affiliate shortly after graduation. She joined Central Florida Public Media in 2010. As a field reporter, news anchor and radio show host in the City Beautiful, she has covered everything from local arts to national elections, from extraordinary hurricanes to historic space flights, from the people and procedures of Florida’s justice system to the changing face of the state’s economy.