Perfect story for traditional Tax Day: Illegals flying home on private jets.
The U.S. government spends $300,000 a day to send illegals back to their home countries. Better get back to work, Bitter Clinger. You have a lot of freeloaders and law-breaking to pay for!
From The Daily Mail:
American taxpayers are forking out more than $300,000 every day to deport illegal immigrants on commercial flights and even on private jets, Daily Mail Online can exclusively reveal.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) spent $116m in 2015 to transport 235,413 people in the United States illegally back to their home countries.
More than 40 per cent of those who had violated visa restrictions were convicted criminals while more than 1,000 were identified as gang members. (emphasis mine)
A group campaigning for taxpayers’ rights have said the figures obtained by the Daily Mail Online are ‘insane’ and an ‘outrageous waste of tax dollars’.
The ICE revealed to Daily Mail Online that the average cost of every immigrant in 2015 was $12,213.
The cost includes identifying the immigrant, apprehending them, placing them in a detention center, their process through immigration court and their subsequent removal.
See Donald Trump doesn’t know what he’s talking about when he says illegals invading the Southern border are criminals. It’s only 40%!
Of course, we don’t know how many have to be deported more than once. Recall that Kate Steinle’s murderer had been deported 5 times.
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