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Is Amnesty Worth A National Bankruptcy?

aalexander306 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 3:08 PM
You forgot to mention that our immigrant ancestors didn't get welfare or social services, paid for by the taxpayers. When my grandparents came, there was no income tax and the goodies it provides.

Could legalizing an estimated 11 million illegal aliens tip our precarious national finances into insolvency?

Could be. Robert Rector, who works on such problems at the Heritage Foundation stated, "Granting amnesty or legal status to illegals will generate costs in Medicare and Social Security alone of $2.5 trillion above any taxes paid in” (Daily Caller, January 31).

Two and a half trillion dollars? Yep. That's Trillion with a T!

So far most of the talk in Washington is about border security and preventing later amnesties. Thinking people in both parties better begin calculating the costs of this amnesty.

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