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The Pros and Cons of Illegal Immigration

Which of these statements are true and which are false?

1. It is estimated that 12 million people live in the US illegally.
2. Most of these immigrants are from Asia.
3. Undocumented immigrants account for 8 percent of the U.S labor force.
4. All undocumented immigrants pay sales and property taxes.
5. In Texas undocumented immigrants added almost $ 18 billion to the state’s economic output.
6. Almost 60 percent of illegal immigrants lack a high school education.
7. Almost 85 percent of Mexican immigrant families use a welfare program.
8. Illegal immigration has cut earnings of poor Americans.





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