Wednesday, December 12, 2007
Congressional Budget Office Report: The Impact of Unauthorized Immigrants on the Budgets of State and Local Governments
A CBO report (Dec. 2007) concludes that: "Most available studies conclude that the unauthorized population pays less in state and local taxes than it costs state and local governments to provide services to that population. However, those estimates have significant limitations; they are not a suitable basis for developing an aggregate national effect across all states." For the report, click Download 12-6-Immigration.pdf.