LUPE vs. JOSE
You have two families: “Lupe Legal” and “Jose Illegal”. Both families have two parents, two children, and live in California .
Lupe Legal works in construction, has a Social Security Number and makes $25.00 per hour with taxes deducted.
Jose Illegal also works in construction, has NO Social Security Number, and gets paid $15.00 cash “under the table”.
Ready? Now pay attention….
Lupe Legal: $25.00 per hour x 40 hours = $1000.00 per week, or $52,000.00 per year. Now take 30% away for state and federal tax; Lupe Legal now has $31,231.00.
Jose Illegal: $15.00 per hour x 40 hours = $600.00 per week, or $31,200.0 0 per year. Jose Illegal pays no taxes. Jose Illegal now has $31,200.00.
Lupe Legal pays medical and dental insurance with limited coverage for his family at $600.00 per month, or $7,200.00 per year. Lupe Legal now has $24,031.00.
Jose Illegal has full medical and dental coverage through the state and local clinics and emergency hospitals at a cost of $0.00 per year. Jose Illegal still has $31,200.00.
Lupe Legal makes too much money and is not eligible for food stamps or welfare. Lupe Legal pays $500.00 per month for food, or $6,000.00 per year. Lupe Legal now has $18,031.00.
Jose Illegal has no documented in com e and is eligible for food stamps, WIC and welfare. Jose Illegal still has $31,200.00.
Lupe Legal pays rent of $1,200.00 per month, or $14,400.00 per year. Lupe Legal now has 9,631 .00.
Jose Illegal receives a $500.00 per month Federal Rent Subsidy. Jose Illegal pays out that $500.00 per month, or $6,000.00 per year. Jose Illegal still has $ 31,200.00.
Lupe Legal pays $200.00 per month, or $2,400.00 for car insurance. Some of that is uninsured motorist insurance. Lupe Legal now has $7,231.00.
Jose Illegal says, “We don’t need no stinkin’ insurance!” and still has $31,200.00.
Lupe Legal has to make his $7,231.00 stretch to pay utilities, gasoline, etc..
Jose Illegal has to make his $31,200.00 stretch to pay utilities, gasoline, and what he sends out of the country every month..
Lupe Legal now works overtime on Saturdays or gets a part time job after work.
Jose Illegal has nights and weekends off to enjoy with his family.
Lupe Legal’s and Jose Illegal’s children both attend the same elementary school. Lupe Legal pays for his children’s lunches, while Jose Illegal’s children get a government sponsored lunch. Jose Illegal’s children have an after school ESL program. Lupe Legal’s children go home.
Now, when they reach college age, Lupe Legal’s kids may not get into a State School and may not qualify for scholarships, grants or other tuition help, even though Lupe has been paying for State Schools through his taxes, while Jose Illegal’s kids “go to the head of the class” because they are a minority.
Lupe Legal and Jose Illegal both enjoy the same police and fire services, but Lupe paid for them and Jose did not pay.
Do you get it, now?
If you vote for or support any politician that supports illegal aliens… You are part of the problem!
We need to keep this going–we need to make changes ASAP!
It’s way PAST time to take a stand for America and Americans!