Skip to comments.Report blames fires on border crashers (illegals caused 40 percent of fires on Ariz.-Mex. border)
Posted on 11/24/2011 7:21:00 AM PST by rabscuttle385
Illegal immigrants started nearly 40 percent of human-caused wildfires along the Arizona and Mexico border between 2006 and 2010, according to a new government report that backs up claims state lawmakers made during this years catastrophic blazes.
That number even may be understated - the report by the Government Accountability Office said federal land agencies often violate their own policies by not trying to investigate the origins of such fires. Of the 422 human-caused fires, just 77 were investigated, and of those 30 were found to have been ignited by illegal border crosses.
Illegal immigration also makes battling the fires harder as firefighters worry more about their own safety and curb some tactics, such as backfires, for fear of harming illegal immigrants who may still be in the area, GAO said.
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Yes, but they work “cheap”.
if they are only paid cash under the table, they get about 40% MORe than a LEGAL person every week....
And come on... tell me that is wrong...
I work with at least 5 that have 3 ppl apart from themselves working under the table..... nice income if you can get it
AND their also drawing unemployment and heaps of “entitlements”
come on... slack jawed bleading heart wannabe’s we have on here
Tell Me, why am I watching someone who cannot get out of their own way with an anchor baby, crying boo hoo that she needs more time off but the company will not giv it to her , but they do gibve her a huge dispensation for not working as everyone else does.
come on... time to open the door........ the damn country is being run by the socialist unions and “elected officials” who legally can screw the laws of insider trading without one moment of guilt, it is not illegal... it is “greed”
and do not come at me as an OWS.... I damn well work for a living .... as most of the REAL FR here do
Way passed huge and series
Totally agree with you so no flames here. It’s disgusting how they’re raping the country. I’m voting for whichever candidate has the huevos to ship them and their anchors back to where they came from.
Sheriff Joe for Pres.
” Illegal immigrants started nearly 40 percent of human-caused wildfires along the Arizona and Mexico border between 2006 and 2010, according to a new government report that backs up claims state lawmakers made during this years catastrophic blazes.
That number even may be understated - “
LOL....how about 100 PERCENT you liars !
the typos are as an indication of those I have seen by many others making light of serious issues, better to giggle than commit I suppose.
Oh, and HAPPILY, I do not speak nor do I intend to learn how to speak the gutter version of Spanish or any other derivative of any language other than US American/English, and I do not include street, hood, nor ebonics.
SO I, in my small minded way, understood your comment as saying,”If they have the BALLS”
Thanks, MestaMachine. We in AZ have known about this for years. The so-called media are late to the party, as usual.
What U.S. citizen would dare even have a campfire these days....
We’re locked out of our southern public lands unless we’re heavily armed, and most of us typically obey the “no fires” signs. If we don’t, we get hauled off to jail or prison.
For the illegal criminals, only the welcome mat. And, we the taxpayers, continue to be belittled and name-called by the powers-that-be.
Illegals yes, but I would make that illegal drug smugglers. The fire that decimated the Chircauhuas was started by drug smugglers being chased on foot by a BP agent. He would get close and they’d start a little fire and he’d stop to put it out. He couldn’t keep up with them and one of their fires got out of control and that was that. He should have shot them.
Someone will take offense to them being called “illegal immigrant arsonists”, and insist that they be referred to as “undocumented thermal energy liberators”.
These hyphenated voting blocs establish a country within our country-----they then pressure vote-crazed pols for billions in foreign aid, and other giveaways, to their homelands.
EXAMPLE-----THE MERIDA INITIATIVE was a tax-financed flop whereby our vote-crazed Congress gave millions of dollars to Mexico to "help fight the war on drugs."
Not one of these vote-obsessed candidates has EVER questioned hyphenates' loyalties........and the threat this poses to US ntl security.
Its high time we abolished hyphenates---and the odious practice of establishing a foreign country within our country-----for the express purpose of undermining US ntl security-----and to decimate US laws and customs.
"A hyphenated American is not an American at all. This is just as true of the man who puts 'Native' before the hyphen as of the man who puts German or Irish or French before the hyphen. Americanism is a matter of the spirit and of the soul. Our allegiance must be purely to the United States. We must unsparingly condemn any man who holds any other allegiance." Theodore Roosevelt... 1915
He called them Pacifists and today we call them Liberals, Progressives, Open Borders Supporters, or just simply Democrats.
Happy Thanksgiving, SandRat!
Happy Thanksgiving. 8^}