Topeka pays migrants to move there

The World

A big uptick in undocumented immigrants has overwhelmed officials in many US cities. But business leaders in Topeka, Kansas, find themselves in a very different situation. They’re reaching out to legal immigrants, paying a select few up to $15,000 to move to Topeka. Bob Ross of the Greater Topeka Partnership describes the program to The World’s Marco Werman.  

Sign up for our daily newsletter

Sign up for The Top of the World, delivered to your inbox every weekday morning.