Myth: Undocumented Immigrants are contributing to violence in the states.

In Reality: The incidence of violent crimes in the U.S., including along the border, is declining:

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Myth: Illegal Immigration is at an all time high.

In Reality: Let’s look at the numbers, which show that while the estimated illegal immigrant population is around 11.3 million, this number has remained stagnant and the number of new illegal immigrants trying to enter is at an all time low.

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Border Security Numbers:

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