You have two families: “John Legal” and “Juan
Illegal”. Both families have two parents, two children, and live in
John Legal works in construction, has a Social Security
Number and makes $25.00 per hour with taxes deducted.
Juan Illegal also works in construction, has NO Social
Security Number, and gets paid $15.00 in cash “under the table”.
Ready? Now pay attention….
John Legal: $25.00 per hour x 40 hours = $1000.00 per week,
or $52,000.00 per year. Now take 30% away for state and federal tax; John Legal
now has $31,231.00.
Juan Illegal: $15.00 per hour x 40 hours = $600.00 per week,
or $31,200 per year.Juan Illegal pays no taxes. Juan Illegal now has
John Legal pays medical and dental insurance with limited
coverage for his family at $600.00 per month, or $7,200.00 per year. John Legal
now has $24,031.00.
Juan Illegal has full medical and dental coverage through
the state and local clinics and emergency hospitals at a cost of $0.00 per
year. Juan Illegal still has $31,200.00.
John Legal makes too much money and is not eligible for food
stamps or welfare. John Legal pays $500.00 per month for food, or $6,000..00
per year. John Legal now has $18,031.00.
Juan Illegal has no documented income and is eligible for
food stamps, WIC and welfare. Juan Illegal still has $31,200.00.
John Legal pays rent of $1,200.00 per month, or $14,400.00
per year. John Legal now has 9,631.00.
Juan Illegal receives a $500.00 per month Federal Rent
Subsidy. Juan Illegal pays out that $500.00 per month, or $6,000.00 per year.
Juan Illegal still has $ 31,200.00.
John Legal pays $200.00 per month, or $2,400.00 for car
insurance. Some of that is uninsured motorist insurance. John Legal now has
Juan Illegal says, “We don’t need no stinkin’
insurance!” and still has $31,200.00.
John Legal has to make his $7,231.00 stretch to pay
utilities, gasoline, etc..
Juan Illegal has to make his $31,200.00 stretch to pay
utilities, gasoline, and what he sends out of the country every month..
John Legal now works overtime on Saturdays or gets a part
time job after work.
Juan Illegal has nights and weekends off to enjoy with his
John Legal’s and Juan Illegal’s children both attend the
same elementary school. John Legal pays for his children’s lunches, while Juan
Illegal’s children get a government sponsored lunch. Juan Illegal’s children
have an after school ESL program. John Legal’s children go home.
Now, when they reach college age, John Legal’s kids may not
get into a State School and may not qualify for scholarships, grants or other
tuition help, even though John has been paying for state schools through his
taxes, while Juan Illegal’s kids “go to the head of the class”
because they are a minority.
John Legal and Juan Illegal both enjoy the same police and
fire services, but John paid for them and Juan did not pay.
If you vote for or support any politician that supports
illegal aliens… You are part of the problem!,.,.,.,.,.