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Few regions will absorb the impact of future immigration reforms more than Los Angeles County, home to an estimated 1.1 million people in the country illegally, one-tenth of the nation's total.

As the Senate Judiciary Committee began debating the bipartisan immigration bill last week, county officials voiced concerns that local taxpayers will be "left holding the bag" to pay for the brunt of healthcare and other services for multitudes of immigrants who apply for citizenship.

http://articles.latimes.com/2013/may/11/local/la-me-county-immigration-20130512

By Richard Simon -- Los Angeles Times

Illegal Immigration
amnesty
Taxpayer Burden

Updated: Tue, Jun 11th 2013 @ 11:59am EDT