Someone posted this on their facebook wall... thought it was interesting, but haven't visited any of the links to verify the numbers. But it wouldn't surprise me... I really dislike the fact that my tax dollars go towards helping people who break the law, regardless of the actual dollar amount.
It's easy to dismiss individual programs that
benefit non-citizens until they're put together
and this picture emerges. Someone did a lot
of research to put together all of this data.
Often these programs are buried within other
programs making them difficult to find.
A Real M Eye Opener
WHY is the USA BANKRUPT?
You think the war in Iraq was costing
us too much? Read this:
We have been hammered with the
propaganda that it was the Iraq war and
the war on terror that is bankrupting us.
I hope the following 14 reasons are
forwarded over and over again until
they are read so many times that the
reader gets sick of reading them. Also
included are the URL's for verification
of all the following facts.
$11 Billion to $22 billion is spent on welfare
to illegal aliens each year by state governments.
$22 Billion dollars a year is spent on food
assistance programs such as food stamps,
WIC, and free school lunches for illegal aliens.
$2.5 Billion dollars a year is spent on
Medicaid for illegal aliens.
Verify at: http://www.cis.org/articles/2004/fiscalexec.HTML
$12 Billion dollars a year is spent on
primary and secondary school education
for children here illegally and they
cannot speak a word of English!
$17 Billion dollars a year is spent for
education for the American-born
children of illegal aliens, known as
$3 Million Dollars a DAY is spent to
incarcerate illegal aliens.
Verify at: http://transcripts.cnn.com/%20TRANscriptS/0604/01/ldt.01.HTML
30% percent of all Federal Prison
inmates are illegal aliens.
$90 Billion Dollars a year is spent on
illegal aliens for Welfare & social
services by the American taxpayers.
$200 Billion dollars a year in suppressed
American wages are caused by the illegal
In 2006, illegal aliens sent home
$45 BILLION in remittances to their
countries of origin.
The Dark Side of Illegal Immigration:
Nearly One million sex crimes committed
by Illegal Immigrants In The United States ...
at: http: // www.drdsk.com/articleshtml
The total cost is a whopping
$ 338.3 BILLION DOLLARS
A YEAR AND IF YOU'RE LIKE ME,
HAVING TROUBLE UNDERSTANDING
THIS AMOUNT OF MONEY; IT IS
WOULD BE ENOUGH TO STIMULATE
THE ECONOMY FOR THE CITIZENS OF