(ARTICLE) Study reveals economic impact of immigrants in Oklahoma (The Oklahoman)

Nearly 220,000 immigrants of all legal statuses call Oklahoma home and many play an important role in the state's economy, especially in career fields suffering from a shortage of skilled workers, according to a new report on immigration in the state.

In 2014, immigrants in Oklahoma paid over $346 million in state and local taxes, according to a report from the New American Economy and promoted by the local nonprofit Aspiring Americans...

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