Benefits of Illegal Immigration
Some argue that illegal immigration in the United States is a necessity—and they are right.
Consider these facts:
As you can see, illegal immigration provides many benefits economically and socially—for Mexico.
Mexican President Vicente Fox has said immigration is the most pressing issue in U.S.-Mexico relations: “One cannot underestimate the importance of this moment and how complex this issue is for our two nations,” Fox said. “Since the beginning of my administration, the government of Mexico has promoted the establishment of a new system that regulates the movement of people across our border in a manner which is legal, safe and orderly” (Associated Press, May 24). He left out one final criterion: northbound.