Illegal Immigration in the United States
Illegal immigration is one of the biggest controversies and vastly debated issue in the United States of America. With the number of immigrants increasing hastily illegal immigration has got the interest of the American economists and politicians. The issue of illegal immigration has also gained the attention of press as illegal immigration is a national issue and hurts the sentiments of millions all over the world. Many believe that illegal immigration into America is a pest on Americans especially the working population in America. Illegal immigration brings with it many problems which are difficult to control by the Government. The impact of illegal immigration on the U.S economy is universal with the U.S economy falling while the emerging economies are making significant progress. Many economists believe that the illegal immigration into America is a kind of economic war being waged against the Americans. The law makers and the officials in the Government have taken notice of the growing impact of illegal immigrants on the U.S economy and have taken steps to amend the existing laws so as to prevent illegal immigrants from entering the United States of America. The main reason for the large increase in the number of immigrants into America is its vast available land, efficient means of transportation and the high availability of job opportunities. Separately from the economic impact illegal immigration has brought with it other social, religious and security problems. In this section we will see the different faces of illegal immigration and its effects on the Americans.
Illegal immigrants are foreign citizens who voluntarily resettle in the United States in violation of the immigration and nationality law. Any citizen of any nation is called an illegal immigrant if he/she satisfies any one of the following conditions.
If he/she enter or attempts to enter the United States of America at any...