Illegal Immigration Essay

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What is illegal immigration you ask? Well it is when an unauthorized or undocumented alien from another country crosses the national border in a way that violates the immigration laws of this country. In today’s world we are faced with the problems of illegal immigration, what we don’t know is that this actually cost us money. As of today we have eleven million illegal aliens in our United States, some of these 6,640,000 are from just Mexico alone. Mexico is one of our big illegal immigration problems we are faced with. But so far this is as much as we know of because of the only reports we have gotten and the numbers can and possibly be higher than the 11 million. The states of the U.S spend between usually 22 billion dollars a year to provide for welfare, medical, food stamps and education let alone. This money is not included by the SS (Social Security) and the Medicare that actually fund immigrant who have never worked a day in their life in the U.S! The reason for so many illegal aliens in our United States is because of how hard it can be to get their visa and even how much it costs. Us as Americans should realize the reason they come over here is to provide back home for their family, well most of them do, most smuggle illegal drugs and even women over the borders. But I’m not saying I’m siding with the illegal immigrants I’m saying that if we want to lower the percentage of the illegal aliens we should look at the processes we put them through to get their visa cards and not make it so difficult, because all they want (most of them) is to provide a better life for their family back in Mexico or wherever they are immigrating from. So saying this I believe for other countries and us to find better ways for the illegal aliens to get their Visa and to have the binding covenant between the countries to be the same when someone from our country decides that

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