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Immigration Economic Impact

Dependents and Dependency: Immigrants and the Future of the American Economy

James Witte | Posted 09.08.2013 | Politics
James Witte

As part of the immigration reform discussion we ought to recognize that the U.S. increasingly depends on immigrants to help replace our population and, more importantly, our workforce, which funds our pay-as-you-go Social Security system.

Want to Fix Our Immigration System? Start With the Facts

Kathy Ko Chin | Posted 07.14.2013 | Politics
Kathy Ko Chin

Immigrants contribute to, not take, from our economy. Economic data conclusively shows that immigrants boost our nation fiscally and add to our labor force.

Citizenship: A Pathway to Economic Recovery

Noel A. Poyo | Posted 07.05.2013 | Latino Voices
Noel A. Poyo

Too much emphasis has been put on immigration reform as a social policy that will benefit immigrants, and not enough has been done to highlight the positive economic impact that immigration reform will have on entire cities and regions.