Businesses across the United States may have fewer employees at work today, in some cases far fewer. Organizers and protesters have called for immigrants not to work, go to school, or spend money in protest of President Donald Trump's immigration policies.
#adaywithoutimmigrants going on today. What would your life be like if your immigrant coworkers, friends, fam never made it to this country?— Katherine (@Katherine)1487251925.0
The protests will shutter many restaurants, businesses, and schools. D.C. is expected to be particularly affected; closing businesses there could have a more direct impact on lawmakers, and the capital has the seventh largest population of immigrants in the U.S.