Immigrant arrests up 33 percent since Trump inauguration ......
Arrests of immigrants have jumped by nearly one-third since President Donald Trump took office, compared to the same period a year ago. The Immigration and Customs Enforcement unit of the Department of Homeland Security arrested 21,362 allegedly undocumented immigrants from January 20 through mid-March, according to statistics released to the Washington Post, compared to 16,104 in the same period of 2016.
The birthrate among
illegals is more than double that of legal US residents.The Pew Hispanic Center calculates that within
seven years, the children of immigrants, legal and illegal, will account for
one in nine school-age children in the US.
SEN. RICK SANTORUM:
“Part of the problem, Santorum said, has been the arrival of millions of
unskilled immigrants — legal and illegal — in the United States.
"American workers deserve a shot at [good] jobs," Santorum said.
"Over the last 20 years, we have brought into this country, legally and
illegally, 35 MILLION mostly unskilled
workers. And the result, over that same period of time, workers' wages and
family incomes have flatlined." SEN. RICK SANTORUM