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Old 05-18-2011, 06:46 PM
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Default X-Ray scan reveals 513 illegal immigrants in two trucks!



This time of year it had to be hot as hell with over 250 people crammed in each trailer. Suffocating and suffering from dehydration. All of these people paid $7000.00 apiece to come to the great ol US of A.

http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/201...er=rss&emc=rss

Also interesting was the origin of these migrants:

The immigration institute said in a statement that 410 of the migrants were from Guatemala, 47 from El Salvador, 32 from Ecuador, 12 from India, six from Nepal, three from China and one each from Japan, the Dominican Republic and Honduras.

Personally I think if it was just poor Mexicans looking for work, let em in, give them work permits and tax them like everyone else. But that's not the case and not all of them are looking for work, as evidenced by the large number that end up on the welfare/foodstamp rolls and contributing to unpaid hospital bills.

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Old 05-18-2011, 07:29 PM
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why does it look like their having the time of their life in that xray
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Old 05-18-2011, 07:37 PM
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why does it look like their having the time of their life in that xray
Does kinda look like the ones standing are dancing and the ones sitting are relaxing, but I can only imagine what it must be like in the heat sharing the same air as 250 people in such a small place for likely days at a time. They seem to be hanging from ropes attached to the ceiling, most likely because there isn't enough room for them all to sit.

The pricks in charge have their 3.5+ million bucks and are only out two trucks and a couple of (most likely underpaid) drivers. So like over 3 mill in their pockets whether they get caught or not. On to the next poor people in search of a better life in the land of (diminishing) opportunity.
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Old 05-18-2011, 08:08 PM
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But that's not the case and not all of them are looking for work, as evidenced by the large number that end up on the welfare/foodstamp rolls and contributing to unpaid hospital bills.
Can you show me the links to that evidence. I need to brush up on the statistics in this area.
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Old 05-18-2011, 08:16 PM
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The varity of the people is the biggest surprise. All looking for anyway possible to get to the country my people built.

"The immigration institute said in a statement that 410 of the migrants were from Guatemala, 47 from El Salvador, 32 from Ecuador, 12 from India, six from Nepal, three from China and one each from Japan, the Dominican Republic and Honduras."

Hard to believe not a single Mexican on board. The Mexican "authorities" want the border crossing to be done by a certain people only. lol

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/43073023..._news-americas
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Old 05-18-2011, 08:16 PM
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By the way, illegal aliens are not eligible to receive any ***8220;welfare***8221; benefits and even legal immigrants are severely restricted in the benefits they can receive.

http://blog.chron.com/immigration/20...ct-or-fiction/

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As the Congressional Research Service points out in a 2007 report, undocumented immigrants, who comprise nearly one-third of all immigrants in the country, are not eligible to receive public ***8220;welfare***8221; benefits ***8212; ever.

Legal permanent residents (LPRs) must pay into the Social Security and Medicare systems for approximately 10 years

before they are eligible to receive benefits when they retire. In most cases, LPRs can not receive SSI, which is available only to U.S. citizens, and are not eligible for means-tested public benefits until 5 years after receiving their green cards.

A 2007 analysis of welfare data by researchers at the Urban Institute reveals that less than 1 percent of households headed by undocumented immigrants receive cash assistance for needy families, compared to 5 percent of households headed by native-born U.S. citizens.

A 2007 analysis of U.S. Census data by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities makes clear that it is the U.S.-born, U.S.-citizen children of undocumented immigrants who are eligible for programs such as Medicaid and the State Children***8217;s Health Insurance Program

(SCHIP). The analysis found that, between 1995 and 2005, the share of low-income, non- citizen immigrant children (either undocumented or legally present) who received Medicaid or SCHIP dropped from 36 percent to 30 percent.
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Can you show me the links to that evidence. I need to brush up on the statistics in this area.
In 2009 (based on data collected in 2010), 57 percent of households headed by an immigrant (legal and illegal) with children (under 18) used at least one welfare program.

We estimate that 52 percent of households with children headed by legal immigrants used at least one welfare program in 2009, compared to 71 percent for illegal immigrant households with children. Illegal immigrants generally receive benefits on behalf of their U.S.-born children.


http://cis.org/immigrant-welfare-use-2011

A new study from the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) examines the costs of education, health care and incarceration of illegal aliens, and concludes that the costs to Californians is $10.5 billion per year.

http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/immigr...caillegals.htm

up from an earlier study

California's nearly 3 million illegal immigrants cost taxpayers nearly $9 billion each year, according to a new report released last week by the Federation for American Immigration Reform, a Washington, D.C.-based group that promotes stricter immigration policies.

http://www.nctimes.com/news/local/ar...6730a577c.html

Just in California.
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Technologies are of great help to people. Just like with the Law enforcement in the Mexican state of Chiapas found the trucks at a security checkpoint using x-ray equipment. They found hundreds of individuals packed together in terrible conditions, like sardines.
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