America Is A Nation Of Immigrants

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United States of America is a nation of immigrants. Therefore, our American journey and our achievements merely not be possible without the generations of immigrants who have come to our shores from every corner of the earth. And It is helpful to take a moment to mirror on the important aids by the generations of immigrants who have helped us build our economy, and made America the economic engine of the world. Because some of these Immigrants with there being here in U.S, the economy will be shaking and won’t be where it is now. Examples, of the Immigrants contributions to the American Soil are, the Immigrants help to create jobs, the Immigrants help to increase the nation’s capacity towards developing new ideas, and the Immigrants…show more content…
2- Anti-Immigrant leaders, believe that Immigrants abuse the welfare state, the reason they said this is because most legal immigrants don’t have access to means-tested welfare during their first five years unless with limited exceptions and Immigrants unauthorized don’t have access rather except with emergency Medicaid. Therefore, Immigrants are more less likely to use the means-tested welfare that is alike to the native-born Americans. But when they finally do use welfare, the value of dollar benefits consumed or used tend to be smaller. Whereas, if a poor native-born American used Medicaid at the same rate and consumed or used the same value of benefits as poor immigrants, will cause the program to be 42% smaller. In addition, Immigrants tend to make a great large net of contribution to Medicare and social security, especially to the largest portion of the welfare state, reason because of their ages, ineligibility and their greater likelihood of retirement in their various countries. 3- Anti-Immigrant leaders, believed and argued that Immigrants are crime inclined or prone, however this myth has been lingering over the years but was true as of 1896, 1909, 1931, 1994 as well as recent dates. Immigrants however are less likely to face imprisonment over violate and property crimes, reason because some cities where more
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