SHOCKER: Illegals Would Get $3 in Benefits for Every $1 Paid, Under Amnesty Bill.....

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  1. 2Manboobs

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    ....Politic correctness gets even more expensive...



    What amnesty for illegal immigrants will cost America



    The economist Milton Friedman warned that the United States cannot have open borders and an extensive welfare state. He was right, and his reasoning extends to amnesty for the more than 11 million unlawful immigrants in this country. In addition to being unfair to those who follow the law and encouraging more unlawful immigration in the future, amnesty has a substantial price tag.

    An exhaustive study by the Heritage Foundation
    has found that after amnesty, current unlawful immigrants would receive $9.4 trillion in government benefits and services and pay more than $3 trillion in taxes over their lifetimes. That leaves a net fiscal deficit (benefits minus taxes) of $6.3 trillion. That deficit would have to be financed by increasing the government debt or raising taxes on U.S. citizens.

    For centuries immigration has been vital to our nation’s health, and it will be essential to our future success. Yet immigrants should come to our nation lawfully and should not impose additional fiscal costs on our overburdened taxpayers. An efficient and merit-based system would help our economy and lessen the burden on taxpayers, strengthening our nation.

    A properly structured lawful immigration system holds the potential to drive positive economic growth and job creation. But amnesty for those here unlawfully is not necessary to capture those benefits.

    We estimate that when those who broke our laws to come here start having access to the same benefits as citizens do — as is called for by the Senate “Gang of Eight” immigration bill — the average unlawful immigrant household will receive nearly $3 in benefits for every dollar in taxes paid. The net annual cost is $28,000 per unlawful immigrant household.
    Given the U.S. debt of $17 trillion, the fiscal effects detailed in our study should be at the forefront of legislators’ minds as they consider immigration reform.

    Already, illegal immigrants impose costs on police, hospitals, schools and other services. Putting them on a path to citizenship means that within a few years, they will qualify for the full panoply of government programs: more than 80 means-tested welfare programs, as well as Social Security, Medicare and Obamacare. The lifetime fiscal cost (benefits received minus taxes paid) for the average unlawful immigrant after amnesty would be around $590,000. Who is going to pay that tab?


    http://www.washingtonpost.com/opini...d19afc-b661-11e2-b94c-b684dda07add_story.html
     
  2. Stew Nod

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    Can someone please stop these clowns from running deficits?
     
  3. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    Oh wait, that would require all of you idiots to vote 3rd party or something...not gonna happen

    carry on
     
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    thanks Obama :rolleye:
     
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    Friedman was a genius FTR
     
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    No, this is the genius of this country, make it a third world nation so all the illegals will leave. Yeah for our politicians.
     
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    Hahaahaha!
     
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    Sadly, most people are gullible sheep ..and, are content continuing on with the same ol', same ol' :(
     
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    Being all things to all people across the entire Globe can get pretty pricey
     
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    This is an old picture. You can tell by the fries.
     
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    the illegals get the old fries. fair is fair
     
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    :owned:
     
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    I heard about that a week ago. :coffee:
     
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    If that shit passes it will destroy this country.
     
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    This news-story was released today....
     
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    And it's not just the money...the nation's character and culture has already been grossly undermined, and if the economy/job market is bad now...just wait. :nojj: Oh yeah, and I'm sure once the 11million, which I think it a great understatement, get amnesty, then I just know no MORE will be encouraged to come rape the land of milk and honey.....
     
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    we've already tried this once, under Reagan... And, obviously nothing was learned

    http://www.nytimes.com/2006/05/23/washington/23amnesty.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0
     
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    USA :rip2:
     
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    Why the fuck would they get even a cent. Fuck the bleeding heart liberals. Go to any other country in the world including that shithole Mexico illegally and start making demands see how far that gets you. Yet these fucks not only demand but they expect and feel like they are OWED everything.