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Report: Trump has hired 186 foreign workers since campaign launch

Businesses owned by Donald Trump have been granted permission to bring in 186 foreign workers since the start of the presumptive Republican nominee’s campaign, according to Buzzfeed.

{mosads}Trump’s golf courses, resorts and vineyards in New York, Florida and Virginia were granted permission by the Department of Labor to bring in the workers on H-2 visas.

The H-2 program requires businesses to first seek to employ American citizens before resorting to foreign workers.

Trump has defended the practice in the past, specifically for hiring guest workers at a resort in Florida, arguing that it is hard for to hire Americans for seasonal work.

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