Trump Admin Has Argued the Wall Would Pay for Itself — Study Shows It Would Do That And Then Some


A new analysis from the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) estimated that President Donald Trump’s border wall would only need to stop a small percentage of illegal crossings to pay for itself over the course of the next decade.Using figures from the National Academies of Sciences and the Institute for Defense Analyses, CIS calculated how much each illegal immigrant cost the United States over their average lifespan.It found that Trump’s border wall would only need to stop 3-4 percent or 60,000 illegal immigrants over a decade to cover the $5 billion price tag Trump announced.

trump admin has argued the wall would pay for itself study shows it would do that and then some Trump Admin Has Argued the Wall Would Pay for Itself — Study Shows It Would Do That And Then Some



Trump Admin Has Argued the Wall Would Pay for Itself — Study Shows It Would Do That And Then Some

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