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THESIS: Illegal immigrants should be granted immunity from deportation. ARGUMENT #1- When an immigrant takes a job, he is not leaving a smaller pie for the rest of us. By working he is helping to grow the economy. He is, in fact, contributing to a larger pie that we all benefit from CITATION- McGuire, Kevin. "Immigration and the effects on social services." Policy & Practice Dec. 2010: 18+. Gale Power Search. Web. 17 Oct. 2012 SUMMARY- Kevin McGuire Use this article to explain why America has some benefits to have people working illegally in this country. APPLICATION TO THE THESIS- Americans generally believe the immigrant work ethic is strong, so strong born take jobs that should belong to native-born Americans it mean the dull, dirty and dangerous work that many Americans would prefer not to do THESIS: Illegal immigrants should be granted immunity from deportation. ARGUMENT #2- "I would also point out that even undocumented immigrants pay taxes such as sales tax on purchases, property tax with rent, and payroll taxes (unless working "off the books"). CITATION- McGuire, Kevin. "Immigration and the effects on social services." Policy & Practice Dec. 2010: 18+. Gale Power Search. Web. 17 Oct. 2012 SUMMARY- immigrants are, just like the rest of us, consumers who spend money, they help create other jobs. It is no coincidence that some parts of the country with the lowest unemployment rates, like Maryland, also have a high number of immigrants APPLICATION TO THE THESIS- when immigrants are not being criticized for working too hard and taking American jobs, they are being slammed for not working enough and sponging off the system, no matter what, to come here legally from different parts of the world, with varied personal and cultural backgrounds, but with the common desire to fulfill their dreams and make better lives as

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