Most "liberals" won't touch this issue, but at least a few conservatives will. From "A new immigration dispute":
WASHINGTON -- A Virginia Republican and some other foes of President Bush's immigration policy are seizing on a hot issue -- Social Security solvency -- to wield on the immigration front.
5th District Rep. Virgil H. Goode Jr. of Franklin County last week introduced a resolution telling President Bush not to submit for congressional approval an agreement with Mexico.
The pact "negatively impacts the Social Security system . . . and puts America's seniors at risk," the resolution stated. Goode was backed by 27 co-sponsors...
See the previous coverage of social security for illegal aliens.
Immigration2005a · Mon, 02/14/2005 - 19:22 · Importance: 1