Two-Thirds of Voters See ‘Crisis’ at U.S.-Mexico Border
America’s illegal immigration problem is getting worse, according to a majority of voters and, by a 3-to-1 margin, they say there is currently a crisis at the country’s southern border.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 57% of Likely U.S. voters believe the problem of illegal immigration getting worse – up from 54% last August. Only 12% think the illegal immigration problem is getting better, while 29% say it’s staying about the same. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 982 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on May 8-10, 2023 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.
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