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What if… Immigration is Good, actually?

Link in Bio with Jenny and Alejandro
While politicians and media personalities are warning about the cost of migrants, the nation’s official economists have receipts that tell a very different – and positive – story.
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A surge in immigration will inject $7 trillion into the United States economy, per the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office’s 2024 report, as a large percentage of these new Americans are expected to be 25 to 54 years...
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Immigration is good. According to reports,
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the current insurgent immigration will inject $7 trillion into the US economy
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According to the nonpartisan congressional budget office is 224 report 10
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trillion. Yeah, so they wanna keep us out but $10
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trillion is no, you know,
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chump change, right?
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But the reason being is because most new immigrants that are
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expected to come to the US are between 25 and 54 years
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old which the CBO which is a congressional budget office turn
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as prime working years,
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this younger workforce will increase federal government revenue by one trillion.
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So again, they're like the younger,
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you know, immigrant group,
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I guess Quez Bueno.
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Now all of a sudden you guys say it's good,
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which I'm glad that you see that,
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but it's been good.
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Yeah, so this group of immigrants is replacing an older
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population of retirees. But ironically,
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the congressional Republicans blocked a bipartisan immigration deal last week.
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And yeah, like so Chingo solos like,
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hey, these people wanna come here,
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work is gonna help the economy.
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It's like that Joe Biden mean it helps the economy.
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But anyways like they actually wanna work guys come in here to
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just, you know,
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like get handouts and stuff.
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They, they wanna work but these boomers are like,
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nah, hold on,
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hold on. Not like that.
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Let us think about this a little more.
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It's like, all right,
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cool, $7 trillion into the economy.
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But do you, we'll keep you guys posted.
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Hopefully these boomers in Congress,
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shut their fucking mouths and retire soon.
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Bye.