There are fewer undocumented immigrants in California – and the Sacramento region – because many are now finding the American dream south of the border.Imagine that.
"It's now easier to buy homes on credit, find a job and access higher education in Mexico," Sacramento's Mexican consul general, Carlos González Gutiérrez, said Wednesday. "We have become a middle-class country."
Mexico's unemployment rate is now 4.9 percent, compared with 9.4 percent joblessness in the United States.
An estimated 300,000 undocumented immigrants have left California since 2008
Friday, July 29, 2011
The Sacramento Bee reports:
Posted by Steve Bartin at 2:30 PM