Illegal aliens are getting huge amounts of financial support in Los Angeles, according to a report from Fox News.
Fox News used information provided by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services for the story.
The welfare benefit data from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services shows:
More than 58,000 families received a total of $602 million in benefits in 2015.
More than 64,000 families received a total of $675 million in 2016.
During the first five months of 2017, more than 60,000 families received a total of $181 million.
Welfare and food stamp costs for the county’s entire population were $3.1 billion in 2015, $2.9 billion in 2016 and $1.5 billion so far in 2017.
Roughly a quarter of California’s 4 million illegal immigrants reside in Los Angeles County.
The data from Los Angeles shows the economic burden posed by illegal aliens living in a sanctuary city.