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Six point three trillion dollars that's the price of this at new.
Immigration law thereof -- about here and that worries a pricey add ons including it was to have same sex couples represented.
Could drive that price up even more -- -- its foundation came up with a figure it's president of the former senator Jim -- with us now senator good to have you.
To say Neil the good had a -- of the six point three trillion does that include whatever.
Tax revenue you get from illegals once they make their way to becoming legal.
Yes it does the the difference between what they take out of the system and what they put into it is six point three trillion.
So there is certainly some taxes paid in some new revenue when they become legalized but they actually take more out of the system.
And once they become legal in over fifty year period.
Neil this is something they're not talking about they're trying to talk about a ten year window.
But the average unlawful immigrant is 34 years old the actual actuaries say they'll live to 84 that's a fifty year period.
The cost is six point three trillion and the current American taxpayers have to pay for that.
Now of course a good many to critics of this study senator I'm sure you're aware of set well with that Republicans have forgotten dynamic -- something that they want it.
When it came to get calculating the benefits of tax cuts in the like.
But but they're not when it comes to what ever are illegals who eventually find a pathway to citizenship bring to the economy.
In terms of buzz as you pointed out earlier attacks is day to day and what they contribute to the economy so what do you say -- that.
What would -- be unlawful immigrants contribute no more than 2%.
To our economy our GDP.
And most of that accrues to them.
And if you look at the cost of six point three trillion there is no way under any kind of dynamic our other analysis.
That this would be beneficial to the American people so we're advocating on behalf of those who have come here lawfully and all American taxpayers.
This is going to be a huge cost to them and it will diminish opportunities in the future.
You know on the senator looking at some of this and and what's involved.
-- there is this sense that.
This is getting to be a pile on with things and and different things of that senators.
Wanna see in this legislation.
So much so whether it.
If -- grows to include -- people who are ready.
Here have been granted visas -- the Boston attacks others who want -- located -- how we grant visas and that is in the process that it's getting now weighted down but there's some coverage for right.
Gay couples and the rest that it will never ever happen now that that the dad has almost made its passage impossible.
When -- -- what we need to do is put put aside this whole idea of amnesty and fix our system the one piece at a time.
-- -- you brought up several things that folks wanna get done.
Those things can be done a lot of stuff we agree on needs to be done and -- in a step by step approach.
And in front of the American people if they try to do it in this big incomprehensible.
It's already 800 pages that means it'll be tens of thousands of pages of regulations.
It's going to be another Obama care that they said wouldn't cost anything now we know it's gonna cost trillions.
And it's going to be a train wreck.
So let's unite the American people by doing this in public one piece at a time you don't have to do the amnesty to get all the benefits of reform.
Now what it always comes up and Democrats political -- senators that Republicans.
Whatever the legitimate concerns about cost about how this is ultimately implement about whether -- the pylon alienate Latino voters period on.
What do you think about that and is that criticism fair balance.
Well those of us here -- heritage.
We are advocating for the immigrants who come here lawfully.
Because they're going to pay a steep price for this amnesty so we want to protect the opportunities in the incomes of those who are now Americans.
So I think -- we can communicate that to.
That's what they need to know that this amnesty bill is not necessary.
In order to improve lives for the American people.
But what he's saying about those at least eleven million who were here illegally what's your message to them.
Well our message to them is that we need to fix our immigration system certainly anyone in our country's going to be treated with civility.
But our immigration system should be for those who are here legally and for American citizens.
That's what we should be focused on now senator thank you very much.
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