Tag: Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy

Undocumented Immigrants Are Making a Huge Impact as Taxpayers

Written by on March 3, 2017 in Economics, Immigration 101, Tax Contributions with 1 Comment
Undocumented Immigrants Are Making a Huge Impact as Taxpayers

President Trump made many promises on the campaign trail. One of which was to breathe new life into what some see as a stagnant U.S. economy. In fact, there are indications that it was this one promise that motivated a great many of his supporters and may have won him the White House. However, the […]

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Trump Dumps His Immigration Plan on America

Written by on August 17, 2015 in Elections, Immigration 101 with 1 Comment
Trump Dumps His Immigration Plan on America

Donald Trump—the presumptive Republican nominee—released his immigration plan, which is at its core a smorgasbord of tired, old anti-immigrant policy ideas backed up by half-truths, misstatements, and loads of conflation. Trump begins his immigration plan by doubling down on his earlier statements that immigrants are inherently criminal. Citing a Government Accountability Office report that describes the […]

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