The problem is and has been that illegals have babies here, they automatically become US Citizens and have steadily become Government Dependent, Democrat Voters. To them, hard work is no longer a criteria for success, it’s “give me what I want, I earned it for merely being here”.
And what do you think the prospects are for a “send them all home” approach?
Do you see anybody lining up to support some “self-deportation” policy?
Here’s a fun fact for you:
The U.S. economy is causing LEGAL immigrants to return home.
The illegals competing for wages are displacing the Legals!