Illegal immigrants held in jail for $95 a day
Illegal immigrants from all over the state are being housed in Lane County's jail, and taxpayers are footing the bill.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, has teamed up with Lane County Sheriff's Office to jail illegal immigrants accused or convicted of crimes in Oregon, before proceeding through the deportation process.
"I get deported in 2004. So I stay in Mexico for a while. After that, I come back," said Mexican immigrant Edgar Hernandez-Cortes. [to vote for Obama]
So KVAL does a story on illegal aliens draining our tax dollars and then has the obligatory...
Stay with KVAL.com to hear the personal stories from some of the illegal immigrants featured in this report.
Yes, I can't wait until I hear the sob stories about how Edgar can't get in-state tuition and had to steal some grandma's SSN to get a job landscaping and his wages are sooo low and the Oregon Health Plan won't cover his Lazik eye surgery and he's really upset about not being able to buy Corona with his food stamps...