Immigrants become key to state growth

Immigrants become key to state growth

There are 6 comments on the Star Tribune story from Dec 6, 2012, titled Immigrants become key to state growth. In it, Star Tribune reports that:

With more native-born residents leaving, Minnesota's growth and prosperity depend increasingly upon its unusually strong flow of foreigners, according new analyses and data.

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Miss Piggy

Saint Paul, MN

#1 Dec 7, 2012
It's just the kind of growth the democrat dependent class needs to keep electing communists, re-open the schools that closed due to lack of students, and fill those low-education jobs that allow the workers to collect benefits.
What's going to happen when the parasites outnumber the hosts? If this story doesn't make the productive, hard working taxpayers want to leave the state I don't know what will!
AntiMelting

Saint Paul, MN

#2 Dec 7, 2012
"...unusually strong flow of foreigners."

Unusual? When the Twin Cities has declared itself sanctuary cities, what's unusual about the flow in of illegal immigrants?
Bridgework

Olathe, KS

#3 Dec 7, 2012
No mention of the overly generous MN welfare system as a possible reason for attracting some of them?
non-starter

Saint Paul, MN

#4 Dec 7, 2012
Maybe its the climate.
Cloud 9

Saint Paul, MN

#5 Dec 7, 2012
Bridgework wrote:
No mention of the overly generous MN welfare system as a possible reason for attracting some of them?
The ignorant fools voted for Obama because of the stuff he gives away and the bums of the world flock to Minnesota because of the liberal give-a-way programs like EBT.

Yes, if anyone of average IQ understands what is going on in Minnesota they WOULD chart a course out of Minnesota, ASAP!!!
AntiMelting

Saint Paul, MN

#6 Dec 7, 2012
Cloud 9 wrote:
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The ignorant fools voted for Obama because of the stuff he gives away and the bums of the world flock to Minnesota because of the liberal give-a-way programs like EBT.
Yes, if anyone of average IQ understands what is going on in Minnesota they WOULD chart a course out of Minnesota, ASAP!!!
Moved borders last year. Breathe a sign of relief every time I leave the St. Paul cesspool at night.

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