Taxpayers deserve compassion too
I can’t welcome the refugees, because the state is unable to limit their number. President Obama’s goal of resettling thousands of refugees in large colonies throughout the U.S. causes a serious hike in county and state school taxes. When the state must rescue the county from their terrific tax burden, funds are unavailable for necessary infrastructure and assistance to our universities.
Our federal income taxes subsidize refugees. The cost of accepting Middle Eastern refugees is $257,481 per household during their first five years, according to the Center for Immigration Studies. Taxpayers deserve compassion, as do the refugees.
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