You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade now to a modern browser in order to benefit of all our site's features: Chrome, FireFox, Opera, Safari or Internet Explorer. [Close]

The Official Blog of Fox News Channel

Laura Ingraham on New Immigration Reform Plan: How Does This Benefit Working Americans and Legal Immigrants?

Laura Ingraham weighed in this morning on Fox and Friends on the bipartisan immigration reform plan that was announced Monday, in addition to giving her opinions on President Obama's recess appointments being ruled unconstitutional, and the joint "60 Minutes" interview with Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

On the immigration plan, which President Obama will speak about later today, Ingraham remains skeptical that border security will be a focus, despite the White House's statements to the contrary.

"Call me a cynic, but I do not believe that border enforcement is a really serious part of this deal so far. I think it's kind of throw-in to make people feel better," said Ingraham. She added that even though deportations may be up

under Obama, millions of people have been given the right to stay as long they want after the DREAM Act was implemented "through executive fiat."

Ingraham asked how any of these immigration reforms will help an already-strapped American middle class. She argued that many of the immigrants that will become legal are low-income workers, so they won't be paying enough taxes to offset the enormous cost for the government to provide them with social services over the next decade.

Watch the discussion:

Leave a Comment0

Today's Front Page Stories

Don't want to keep checking back here for the latest from Fox News? That's cool. We'll come to you ...

Connect with Fox News

Subscribe

Stay connected with the most-trusted name in cable news through exclusive videos, blogs, polls, contests and behind-the-scene details.

Get More Fox!

Greta Is Wired!

GretaWire.com is the official blog of Greta Van Susteren. Get Greta’s breaking news alerts, pictures, videos, polls, and behind-the-scenes exclusives. Plus, speak out on open threads, as well as the live chat page. Connect to the GretaWire community ... and to Greta herself!

Fox News Presents: 'My America with Elisabeth Hasselbeck'

Fox News Channel presents an exciting new feature series, My America with Elisabeth Hasselbeck. From the quirky to the inspirational, "My America" reveals who we are as a nation – driven, passionate and uniquely American. Watch the latest installment, an up-close look at the beloved Oscar Mayer Wienermobile!