March 8, 2008

Washington is acknowledging the high cost of illegal immigration

Posted by D.A. King at 3:29 pm [Email the author] [Print This Article] [Email This Article]

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Illegal immigration costs demonstrated again

Slowly but surely Washington is acknowledging the high cost illegal immigration inflicts on local governments. Today the New York Times reports on a study by the University of Arizona and San Diego State University showing counties along the Mexican border spent $1.23 billion processing illegal immigrants through their justice systems between 1999 and 2006.

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