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Shock poll: Americans want massive cuts to legal immigration

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(Worthy News) - A government shutdown is in the rearview mirror, but the outlines of a looming immigration deal remain murky with the sides still far apart — though the latest polling suggests President Trump’s bargaining position may be strong.

A Harvard-Harris poll taken in the run-up to the shutdown found Americans strongly support granting citizenship rights to illegal immigrant Dreamers. But they also back Mr. Trump’s three demands for a border wall, limits to the chain of family migration and an end to the Diversity Visa Lottery.

Most striking of all is the public’s demand for lower overall legal immigration — a position that has little traction on Capitol Hill but one that is overwhelmingly popular across the country. [ Source: Washington Times (Read More...) ]

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1 thought on “Shock poll: Americans want massive cuts to legal immigration

  1. "Shock" poll? Most Americans want less immigration?

    Among whose friends is that shocking news? Among those whose ears haven't been near ground level (that portion who are not in the richest 1%) for how long?

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