reasons for immigration
To get a better job
So children can get an education. Other countries do not educate all children.
Get away from an abusive government
reasons why I would want my children to grow up in America
Parents having better jobs for more money
Any country, any age
About 11.7 Million people are living in the US undocumented(Preston, 2013)
I did not have any idea without looking it up
This number has greatly increased since the date it was published but it was a credible source and believable number.
Immigrants in the news lately
They have gotten a lot of press lately because of the political campaigning
Immigration was a popular issue that the two parties disagreed on so it was somewhat a fighting ground.
Now that the election is over we will have to wait and see how they are treated.