Anchor Babies

“Birthright” Babies Outnumbered Births in 16 States

Though births by illegal aliens are, by definition, difficult to quantify with exactitude, recent research estimates that 297,000 “birthright babies” were born in this country in 2014 (the latest year for which reliable census data was available). Putting those 297,000 births in perspective, an analysis by the Center for Immigration Studies found: Births to illegals exceeded the total number of births in any state other than California and Texas. The number is larger than the total number of births in 16 states and the District of Columbia, combined. The estimated 28,000 births to illegal aliens in the Los Angeles metro area alone…