What is the big deal about immigration?
So I've heard a lot about immigration and I particularly don't see anything wrong with other people from other countries coming to the USA. Isn't that what immigration is? What makes it "illegal"? What are the democrat and republican views on illegal immigration?
Asked By: damon1570 - 10/10/2008
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Coming over legally from Mexico (which is what we are talking about here, am I correct?), from which claiming political asylum/refugee status is not likely to apply, is for the already well-off and educated (which you also have to be very well-off, or have some relativos already en el Norte to be possible). Our visa... More
Answered By: JT55 - 10/12/2008
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If you don't know what makes it illegal, you are hopelessly lost and I'm not sure you can be helped.
Answered By: kathy059 - 10/10/2008
Unless you are brain dead, we have milked this cow long enough. You know the answer before you ask, Einstein!
Answered By: shawnLacey - 10/10/2008
Most Americans don't care much about immigration, its illegal immigration that they have a problem with. Legal immigration is when the american government know about, and approves the person coming to the US to live. Illegal immigration is when a person sneaks into the country (or breaks their visa) to live or work... More
Answered By: PC - 10/10/2008
MY view is to allow free border so they can come over legally they just need to pay taxes and get jobs.
Answered By: ninja_sand - 10/10/2008
Will the people of the USA ever realize that at some point they came from somewhere else. Why was it OK for their ancestor's to come and now there is a problem when new people apply for citizenship. All the more reason you guys need a better educational system!!!! Learn your HISTORY!
Answered By: Vienna V - 10/10/2008
There is absolutely nothing wrong with immigration! Immigrants that are in the US (legal or illegal) contribute a lot by doing a lot of work some don't want to do, by paying taxes, and by being consumers to... More
Answered By: Storm Chaser - 10/10/2008
John Smiths kid is dead (one of over 10,000+ deaths caused by illegal aliens in the US) and his wife's legs had to be amputated (one of 836,000+ injuries caused by i****************s in the US) and he has to pay for these people being here! What is the big deal? Ask John Smith! I do see something wrong!
Answered By: Docar - 10/10/2008
there is a problem with illegal immigration however...just ask california who has to ask the feds for 13 billion dollars because the illegals have been using our government benefits... our benefits... http://www.supercell.org/forum/viewforum.php?f=6
Answered By: theseeker_0714b - 10/10/2008
You should care because if you are a tax paying citizen, you are paying for i****************s to collect welfare, foodstamps and abuse other government agencies. Since Mexicans have way more kids than anyone else, they qualify for help over the average American who has only 2 or 3 kids. This is hurting your fellow... More
Answered By: Tracy B - 10/10/2008
Absolutely nothing wrong.People are just ridiculous. They obviously pay taxes because they work. They buy a car...get a driver's license and get and insurance....I dont what's wrong...they are helping us boost the ecomnomy. Most of the people getting benefits are citizens.get your facts right. most immigrants dont even... More
Answered By: requiem - 10/10/2008
Uhh try living in Arizona where every time you go into a gas station you get starred at by 25+ and it makes you skin crawl. Or getting into a car accident with one who has no insurance or drivers license and then getting a letter from a lawyer saying if your insurance doesn't cover everything they can sue you... More
Answered By: karrottop_sen - 10/10/2008
Redneck country, redneck president... Georgie didn't get hooked on phonics...so he's just trying to please his daddy in all aspects...remember he was (hardly) reading a children's book when the towers fell...
Answered By: HeroinX - 10/10/2008
You been on here for over 1 year and you don't know the answer? Right... More
Answered By: sasori - 10/10/2008
I agree with STORM CHASER.. it doesn't matter cause one day everyone will have to answer to GOD and everyone is LEGAL in GODS eyes... So I dont have the slightest what in the world people concern themselves so much about IMMIGRATION FOR... iguess they dont have anything else BETTER To do...
Answered By: CNM9307 - 10/12/2008
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