"Hurt! Our politicians are selling us out and jamming this Bill down our throats. This will put a sever strain on our states and take away from social security."
-- Ed S.
Of course, it will help business! Especially farmers, home builders, small business owners, restaurants, schools, working parents and so on." -- Sylvia G, Texas
"Probably help if there are plenty of jobs to go around."
-- N.T., Indiana
"Hopefully they will be allowed to stay; they definitely help business by doing the majority of low-income jobs that we would not do -- i.e. tending crops, maid/butler services, and being simply an underpaid good worker."
-- Patti G., California
"It will help American businesses tremendously. The whole U.S. economy has been built on the back of immigrants for hundreds of years. We're a nation of immigrants and we must understand that immigration of whatever sort, legal and illegal, is extremely good for our economy."
-- Dietmar S., Nevada
"I feel that it is bad for the U.S. business. The implications are horrendous for the US longer term. Social Services, Health Care, Social Security."
-- Michael R., Illinois
"It really doesn't matter. It will continue to be business as usual for employers and for the immigrants. This bill is just window dressing and Congress throwing a bone to the electorate to make it look like they are actually doing something."
-- James J., Iowa
"In the long run it will hurt the U.S. because the middle class will be totally gone; our wages will be depressed beyond comprehension."
-- Joe, Virginia