Voters Give a Thumbs Down to California's New Health Care Initiative For Illegal Immigrants
California is set to become the first state to give full health care benefits to young, low-income immigrants living in the United States illegally, but a majority of U.S. voters don't support a similar initiative in their own state.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 31% of Likely U.S. Voters favor making health care benefits available to low-income illegal immigrants under the age of 26 in their state. Fifty-five percent (55%) are opposed, while 13% are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on June 11-12, 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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