$6 Billion a Year for Mexican Anchor Babies? But if there are 726000 anchor babies born in the U.S. each year, the cost skyrockets to nearly $6 billion. And if there are any complications with the ... Accuracy In Media - For Fairness, Accuracy and Balance in News Reporting. Special Report - Cached - Similar This is asking too much from the American people and we must make it go away, along with our leader and members of congress that is advocating the nightmare. I am with the tea bagger on this one. We must take our country back.