Voters Don’t Agree That Newcomers Love America More Than Natives
Friday, July 19, 2019
Voters tend to disagree with one of the so-called Democratic congressional Squad members that new immigrants love America more than those who were born here.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that just 28% of Likely U.S. Voters agree with the following statement about America – “I believe, as an immigrant, I probably love this country more than anyone that is naturally born [here].” Forty percent (40%) disagree with the statement made last weekend by Congresswoman Ilhan Omar of Minnesota. But one-in-three voters (32%) are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on July 15-16, 2019 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC.
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