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Editorial: The immigration crisis is victimizing the taxpayer




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George Rodriguez
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July 9, 2014 | 1,781 views | 11 comments

On June 28, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins announced that as many as 2,000 illegal alien minors would be coming to Dallas County to be sheltered indefinitely. His announcement highlights the problems taxpayers will be facing in communities across the nation.  . . .

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Johnny Partain  
McAllen, TX  
July 13 at 1:52pm
 
 
I sympathize Debra, but you do have a choice and keeping quiet is one. Youre correct that under Obamacare that the government has given itself unfettered access to your ... Read More Read More
 
 
Debra  
Floresville  
July 13 at 12:06pm
 
 
I don't feel I have a choice when it comes to paying any kind of tax - federal or state - or county.
I don't pay?? - they come and get what I have worked for.
In fact ... Read More Read More
 
 
Johnny Partain  
McAllen, TX  
July 13 at 11:53am
 
 
I'm honored Prairie Grouch. That's an excellent example regarding the debt. When the government cuts its own throat with unrealistic policies, it leans on the people ... Read More Read More
 
 
squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
July 13 at 6:02am
 
 
The questionable use of OPM
is highlighted in the picture
showing foundation work being done
on the courthouse. One worker
being observed by four. LOL
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 13 at 5:48am
 
 
Johnny Partain and Thomas Jefferson.
Reincarnation ? Or maybe just a dose
of common sense conveying the idea that
if one did not sign the contract, he is
not bound to ... Read More Read More
 
 
Johnny Partain  
McAllen, TX  
July 12 at 11:39pm
 
 
Ledgers are a convenient way of keeping score, but they do not bind us. Each generation has the opportunity to make its own history and we are not necessarily bound by the ... Read More Read More
 
 
Debra  
Floresville  
July 12 at 3:17pm
 
 
Chief Noetell- that is how I have come to think - I am of the older generation - so, I figure - when the "takers" run out of the money making population (taxpayers) ... Read More Read More
 
 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
July 12 at 1:13pm
 
 
Look on the bright side. Maybe
their children, great grandchildren
and great great grandchildren
will be stuck with the debt cost.
At least the part not
wiped out by ... Read More Read More
 
 
Johnny Partain  
McAllen, TX  
July 12 at 10:57am
 
 
I read this article and completely disagree with the perspective. It's true that there is a successful poverty industry and its true that the nation in overwhelmed in debt, ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 10 at 11:57am
 
 
The images of the young people
crossing the border certainly
don't project poverty. They all seem to have
nice shoes and are reasonably well
dressed. To equate these ... Read More Read More
 

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