September 10, 2017

Politifact: Will Trump’s Decision on DACA Hurt New York’s Economy?

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A small part of the lost economic contribution is tax receipts. Undocumented immigrants eligible for DACA contribute more than $2 billion in state and local taxes each year, according to research from the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy. More than $140 million comes from DACA eligible immigrants in New York state. Read more