Originally Posted by BushyTheBeaver
Generally speaking I find democrats and republicans pander to illegals each for their own reasons but the end result is the same. On my block there are a number of well-heeled liberals who support the "rights of illegal Americans" out of touchy-feely as-long-as-they-don't live-in-my-neighborhood goodness. Then there are the equally well-heeled republicans, half of whom own landscaping services, who love the cheap labor, who cheat on their taxes as easy as breathing, and to whom brown skin = inferior peoples. Both groups happily and without concern dump the infrastructure costs of supporting illegal aliens on the American public.
Exactly. That has been the whole issue for decades. No party really wants stop illegal immigration. The Repubs want the cheap labor, the dems want the votes.