Don't cerrar la puerta and abre una cerveza just yet - from the article:
|According to Mexican consulate officials in Dallas, some 400 immigrant families have told them so far this year that they're going back to Mexico and asked for transfer documents to enroll their children in Mexican schools.Enrique Hubbard Urrea, Mexican consul general in Dallas, said it is impossible to track every Mexican who leaves the area. But he said the number asking for transfer documents at the consulate is on the rise.In 2005, the consulate issued 162 such documents; in 2006 it was 199; and last year it was 270. At the current rate, more than twice as many people will leave this year as last, he said."There is no doubt the trend indicates that the number is growing," Mr. Hubbard said.|
We're a long way away from Illegals self-managing their stays and self-deporting. But this was a nice tidbit on the Illegal Immigration front.
For those of you who don't understand what we're talking about, here's a nice graphic which says it all: