Duncan Hunter on Illegal Immigrants: Deport Their American Kids Too

Suzanne Murray

If California Representative Duncan Hunter has his way, illegal immigrants will be sent back whence they came -- and so will their American-born kids.

At a Tea Party rally last weekend, someone in the crowd asked Hunter if he supported deporting natural-born US citizens who are the children of illegal immigrants. Hunter said yes. (You can watch Hunter's remarks in this YouTube video.)

Yesterday, Hunter's spokesman Joe Kasper said the congressman's position is that American-born children of illegal immigrants should stay with their parents -- unless there's a legal guardian in the US who could take care of them.

Hunter supports a bill that would eliminate birthright citizenship for children born to undocumented immigrants.

Looks like immigration is the new health care.

Do you think the American children of illegal immigrants should be deported? Does it matter how old the child is?

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