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Four Forces Incentivizing Illegal Mass Migration–The Causes and Costs of Illegal Immigration Through the United States’ Southwest Border (Part II)

The four main forces that incentivize this illegal mass migration across America’s Southern border include: the search for better jobs and higher wages, ready access to much of America’s welfare state, lucrative opportunities in illegal drug and human trafficking trades, and many avenues for asylum claims in the US, both legitimate and abusive efforts.

Illegal Mass Migration Across America’s Southern Border–The Causes and Costs of Illegal Immigration Through the United States’ Southwest Border (Part I)

As of January 2021, over 450 miles of border wall had been erected, harmful sanctuary city, refugee resettlement, and catch-and-release policies had been reformed, and as evidence of their effectiveness, illegal immigration crossings where our border wall is constructed are down by 87%.