Immigration

Trump's voters agree with him on cutting legal immigration levels

Trump's voters agree with him on cutting legal immigration levels

Donald Trump’s supporters are more likely than other Americans to say the U.S. admits too many immigrants legally and that those who receive visas take jobs away from Americans and increase crime.

The figures from the USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times “Daybreak” tracking poll of the election provide additional insight into how opposition to immigration in general – not just the illegal variety – has helped fuel the political movement backing Trump.

Told that the U.S. gives immigration visas to about 1 million people each year, just over half of Americans...

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