Immigration Policy and U.S. Taxpayers, Part 2

Derrick Morgan talked about the Heritage Foundation report “The Fiscal Cost of Unlawful Immigrants and Amnesty to the U.S.… read more

Derrick Morgan talked about the Heritage Foundation report “The Fiscal Cost of Unlawful Immigrants and Amnesty to the U.S. Taxpayer,"and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.*The report states, "Granting amnesty to an estimated 11 million unlawful immigrants will cost taxpayers at least $6.3 trillion.” It cited four types of government benefits and services relevant to the issue: Social Security and Medicare, means-tested welfare benefits, public education, and population-based services such as police, fire and parks. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Immigration Policy and U.S. Taxpayers, Part 2

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Program ID:
312619-101
Category:
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Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 8, 2013

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  • May 08, 2013 | 9:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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