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Most Americans Support Deporting Illegal Immigrants

One for All Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 2:02 PM
The ancient Egyptians built pyramids that have on average 2.4 million blocks of sandstone that weighed 2 tons or so. Arresting and deporting that many people just takes the will and determination.
dreadnaught/13 Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 4:12 PM

Oh sure.

If amnesty is offered all who can qualify, out of the purported 12 million, likely 9 million would apply. Forms would require names, addresses, telephone numbers. If the Immigration agents get there in time, possibly 6 million will be deported. They won't catch all those applicants.

Then a month later; of the 6 million sent away, 5 million will get back over here. It always happens. A great strain on the system, for wee returns! Whereas, granting them amnesty makes the illegal stigma vanish; the new citizens work, pay taxes and rise in the community.

And the only grumbling will be from racists and bigots.

dreadnaught/13 Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 4:22 PM

Oh, BUT!

They are all law-breakers, what about that?

You're right!

We have no options though. It's a done deal, even as we speak.

Although we have been hearing a lot from Washington lately about new immigration policy, it seems that our legislators are not listening! A recent Reuters/Ipsos survey found that the majority of Americans want illegal immigrants deported. Clearly the 53 percent of respondents who want all or most illegal immigrants deported are not getting used to the idea of easing immigration laws.

Reuters explains their findings by saying,

These results are in line with other polls in recent years, suggesting that people’s views on immigration have not changed dramatically since the immigration debate reignited in Congress last month, according...