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Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Dec 12, 2011. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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Learn more about Immigration Healthcare
Illegal immigrants, as well as legal immigrants in the country less than five years, are not eligible for free healthcare through Medicaid. A 2007 study estimated that less than 1 percent of Medicaid spending went to healthcare for illegal immigrants. Proponents of subsidized healthcare for immigrants argue that increased access to basic preventive care will lower the demand for costly emergency care. Opponents argue that immigrants in the healthcare system run the risk of becoming "permanent patients," because they have no relatives, insurance or an established address where they can go once released. See recent immigration healthcare news
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The humane stance would be to see that all individuals whether citizens or illegals be allowed medical care for emergencies & infectious disease. With increase educational cost the government should offer those in the health field to apply for... 5 years ago from a Republican in Des Moines, IA
I find it ironic that the U.S. will spend thousands of taxpayer funds to prosecute a legally born U.S. citizen for a crime (which may, years down the road prove to have resulted in an incorrect verdict), in which case the taxpayers are then... 5 years ago from a Republican in Houston, TX
This is a complex issue. Of course we should treat emergency assistance and infectious diseases to everyone, but if they don't pay taxes, they should be deported afterwards. If they are productive and paying taxes, we should grant them a path to... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Dekalb, IL
The government should subsidize a fund for emergency healthcare but only in true emergencies and any services provided should be paid back by persons who used these emergency facilities--if they are minors the parents should be held accountable.... 5 years ago from a Republican in Austin, TX
No, communism should be used to grant them what they need. 5 years ago from a Socialist in Portland, OR
Yes if they can't afford it, but they should pay a portion of the bill; no, if they can afford private healthcare. 5 years ago from a Republican in Brisbane, CA
Yes, but with strict limits. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Raleigh, NC
Only for life threatening emergencies, pregnancies, or they pay taxes. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Clementon, NJ
No if the immigrant does not pay taxes they should not be granted the benefits of paying taxes. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Indianapolis, IN
No, but their children should have access and both, parents and children, should be given access for life threatening emergencies or infectious diseases. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Lancaster, PA
Yes, but the federal government should promptly withhold the amount of aid paid to cover the healthcare of the illegal immigrants to whatever country the illegal immigrants came from. If the country the illiegal immgrants are from is not receiving aid,... 5 years ago from a Green in Highland Park, NJ
No, but their children should have access, and only if they were born in the country. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Storrs Mansfield, CT
Any person who works in the US should pay their fair share. Maybe the easy answer is do away with income tax and go to a straight sales tax system that taxes purchases at a higher percentage. Only food staples and items currently exempt from tax stays... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Waco, TX
Yes. Under interational law, people have a right to life and to health. Every Member State of the United Nations needs to uphold these rights. Wherever people are, whether inside or outside their country of nationality, they have rights that must be... 5 years ago from a Socialist in Portland, OR