How Americans see illegal immigration, the border wall and political compromise

Author: 
John Gramlich
Date of Publication: 
January, 2019
Source Organization: 
Pew Research Center

A partial shutdown of the federal government is set to become the longest on record as President Donald Trump and Democratic congressional leaders debate unauthorized immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border. The Pew Research Center's "How Americans see illegal immigration, the border wall and political compromise" offers 10 facts about how Americans see the issue – and whether they want their political leaders to compromise.

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Gramlich, J. (2019). "How Americans see illegal immigration, the border wall and political compromise." Pew Research Center. Retrieved from https://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2019/01/16/how-americans-see-illegal-immigration-the-border-wall-and-political-compromise/

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