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56% Support Enforcement Only Immigration Approach

Thursday, May 10, 2007

Fifty-six percent (56%) of American adults favor an enforcement-only approach to immigration reform. Only 29% are opposed. However, support falls sharply when “a path to citizenship” for illegal aliens already in the United States is added to the mix. Just 42% support the more “comprehensive” approach while 44% are opposed. This proposal was similar to a “grand bargain” announced by Senator Arlen Specter earlier in the week. Specter’s outline included a provision to add 6,000 border patrol agents along the US-Mexican border.

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