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Old 05-18-2008, 10:41 AM
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The cost of living in the USA is far too high for illegals to be "cheap" labor. Someone pays for their medical care even if it's not the illegal or his employer. Someone must provide the free schools even if it's not the illegal or his employer.

Illegals that work may provide their employer cheap taxpayer subsidized labor so that they enjoy quick easy profits but illegals have to eat, have to go to hospitals, end up driving on our roads even if they can't afford liability insurance because they need to send their $400 a month to Mexico.

Employers go for illegals because to hire American workers, they would have to pay better wages and provide some job benefits, and sponsoring a legal immigrant requires the employer to take some financial responsibility for them.
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Old 05-19-2008, 07:53 AM
Location: Mass
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Thanks for the comments regarding my post. I am so fearful that Nothing will change with Obama promizing so much to so many. It's our money, but they are giving it away to other countrys and to illegals within this country. I wonder if there any people out there who would like to stop paying balance billing in health care. Maybe if we all do, say, "no, not one cent more than our insurance pay." One of my friends went to the ER for an injured finger,had it treated and walked out and yelled back You don't get one cent from me until all these others sitting here for free care pay. and out the door she went. Another woman is holding down three jobs and said that if things don't change, she is going to use the social sec.numbers, fake as they are, of the illegals and claim them as dependents. Not a bad idea. Something has to give. The fourteenth amendment talks about equality. Where is that equality for Americans? I want what the illegals get and I don't want to be questioned just as they are not.
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