As Congress ponders the disastrous amnesty bill, we helpless toilers in the salt mines of Office America watch as evidence of the destructiveness of uncontrolled immigration presents itself.
- An attorney for a worker who speaks only Spanish demands a Spanish-speaking doctor or interpreter. Guess who'd pay for that interpreter's services? Not the English-language refuseniks, but you and me, through bigger insurance bills, pricier consumer goods, and higher taxes.
- An attorney who wonders about the value of car accident case involving a Mexican defendant with an over-the-limit blood alcohol level who's skipped back to Mexico before the start of his DUI trial.
- An African immigrant who skipped out on his credit card debt and left his employer with the administrative costs of a garnishment proceeding.
Do these anecdotes make their way through to our elected officials with the same frequency as the constant happy-talk about the warm joys of immigration from the MSM? Or are politicians like John McCain and Lindsey Graham so keen to look politically correct that they turn a deaf ear?
We'd ponder it some more, but the salt mines are calling