Facing Construction Slowdown, Brazilian Immigrants Leaving South Carolina

Charleston City Paper | February 20, 2008
Brazilians are leaving the area in droves, propelled by the downturn in the construction industry, the decreasing value of the dollar, and the fear of a statewide crackdown on illegal immigration.

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