Americans' views on immigration reveal complexities

When it comes to the highly inflamed issue of immigration, Americans hold complex and seemingly contradictory views. Full Story »

Posted by Kaizar Campwala
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Subjects: U.S.
Topics: Immigration
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Posted by: Posted by Kaizar Campwala - Jul 19, 2010 - 5:41 AM PDT
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Edited by: Kaizar Campwala - Jul 19, 2010 - 5:49 AM PDT

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Kaizar Campwala
3.7
by Kaizar Campwala - Jul. 19, 2010

Analysis of several different polls of Americans on immigration. Effective at showing the complexity of Americans' ideas on the issue, while drawing out some concrete conclusions from the polling data.

The common thread running through public opinion on immigration is anger: anger at the federal government for failing to enforce immigration laws, anger at businesses for ... More »

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Kristin Gorski
3.3
by Kristin Gorski - Jul. 19, 2010

A regional news story that mentions Texan perspectives on immigration and the border with Mexico. Cites polls representing various points of view. Attempts to show the complexities of the immigration debate in the U.S. but needs to quote more stakeholders in order to do so effectively.

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Angela Langowski
4.0
by Angela Langowski - Jul. 20, 2010

I liked the use of multiple poll sources Gallup, and that made the story seem credible, factual and fair. Have not seen much polling info from Democratic and Republican polling sources. Made me want to believe the poll was bipartisan as it said in the story.

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Ginny Andersen
2.0
by Ginny Andersen - Jul. 19, 2010

The Gallop polls can't be trusted. How many citizens approve crime, drug running and murder on our borders?

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