Eventually, they are deported. The argument of Anderson is that, if lower-cost workers are encouraged to become illegal immigrants, the families of these workers should be allowed to follow the workers to the United States.
Casse, D. (2004, February). Is Bush A Conservative? Commentary, 117(2), 19-26.
One of the issues that Casse deals with in this article is the immigration policies of the current Bush Administration. Casse points out that the recently announced policy to grant permanent resident status to illegal immigrants who have been in the country for five years, have a job, and have not been in trouble with the law is the antithesis of the typical stated positions of political conservatives on the issue. Because the motivation for the policy may be to woo Hispanic voters for the Bush cause in the 2004 general election does not alter general conservation opposition to granting permanent resident status to illegal immigrants.
Krikorian, M. (2004, January 26). Amnesty again: This country should have learned ...