Topics

Democratic Party

Most Florida voters oppose Trump's mass-deportation plan, poll shows

Most Florida voters oppose Trump's mass-deportation plan, poll shows

WASHINGTON — While sniping over "anchor babies" and their birthright to citizenship, Republican presidential candidates face a potential backlash from Florida voters on their plans to get tough with illegal immigration. A Florida poll found that 53 percent of voters think that people who are living in the country illegally should be allowed to stay and eventually apply for citizenship. But nearly a third of those sampled agree with Republican front-runner Donald Trump that those residents should be booted. The results indicate majority support for a path to citizenship in Florida, where one in five residents is foreign born and an estimated 632,000 stayed or entered...

Loading
87°