Illegal Immigrants Save America

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A flood of illegal immigrants threatens the U.S. health care system and public health. Several California hospitals have gone bankrupt providing free health care to illegal aliens. Anchor babies—illegal immigrant born in the United States that are automatically granted U.S. citizenship—have increased Medicaid and other benefit program costs. Illegal immigrants also bring dangerous diseases such as tuberculosis and leprosy that have not been seen in the United States for many years. To save America's health care system, the United States must tighten its borders, revoke the automatic citizenship of anchor babies, punish those who help illegal aliens, and stop granting amnesty. The influx of illegal aliens has serious hidden medical consequences. We judge reality primarily by what we see. But what we do not see can be more dangerous, more…show more content…
By default, we grant health passes to illegal aliens. Yet many illegal aliens harbor fatal diseases that American medicine fought and vanquished long ago, such as drug-resistant tuberculosis, malaria, leprosy, plague, polio, dengue, and Chagas disease. What is seen is the political statistic that 43 million lives are at risk in America because of lack of medical insurance. What is unseen is that medical insurance does not equal medical…show more content…
Also unseen is the percentage of the uninsured who are illegal aliens. No one knows how many illegal aliens reside in America. If there are 10 million, they constitute nearly 25 percent of the uninsured. The percentage could be even
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