50 years ago I would have no problem taking in the refugees and probably the discussion would exist. So, what’s changed that we are having this discussion now? I see several causes.
First, the problem is that as a country, we are broke. There is no other way around it. The current debt is close to $20 trillion. Taking in 100,000s of refugees is not something we have the money for.
Of course the left will say take the money from this, or that group. Problem there is we really don’t take the money, that group still spends the money, all we do is add more spending which we cannot afford. Continue reading