Sep 22, 2011
Immigration Politics: 40% Of Texas Job Growth Since 2007 Went To Illegal Immigrants
Business Insider: "Plenty of people have already attacked the Texas growth myth, but this report from the Center for Immigration Studies really stings. The non-partisan group found that newly-arrived immigrants claimed 81% of state job growth from 2007 to 2011. What's worse, half of those immigrants were illegal -- representing 40% of state growth."