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68% Believe Legal Immigration Is Good for America

The United States is a nation of immigrants and a nation of laws. Not surprisingly, voters continue to respect both traditions and strongly agree that legal immigration is good for America.

Sixty-eight percent (68%) of Likely U.S. Voters think immigration when done within the law is good for America, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey. Only 19% disagree and feel legal immigration is bad for the country. Thirteen percent (13%) are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

Unlike many issues these days, there is virtually no partisan disagreement when it comes to the benefit of legal immigration to this country.

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