By Monica Showalter:
Democrats have staked their future on uneducated, needy illegals forming the base of their party’s fortunes. In Mexico, AMLO has done the same thing. The problem comes because the Mexicans in question are the same people.
AMLO’s social spending policies are likely to draw Mexicans illegally here in the U.S. back to Mexico. If you have a choice of taking welfare benefits here or welfare benefits there, it’s likely you’ll go for them in your home country, where the language is the same, the Migra isn’t out looking for you, and you know your way around the culture. That’s bad news for the Democrats, who rely on illegals to lard up their electoral college votes in blue states, increase federal spending based on head counts here, and actually vote illegally in elections, particularly in districts where very few people are in the country legally.
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