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Hispanic Voters Support Punishing ‘Sanctuary Cities,’ Deporting Criminal Illegal Immigrants
Washington Free Beacon ^ | 2/15/17 | Nick Bolger

Posted on 02/15/2017 6:12:31 PM PST by markomalley

A poll conducted for the non-profit Secure America Now has found that Hispanic voters support prioritizing the deportation of criminal illegal immigrants and punishing the cities that do not turn in undocumented immigrants, according to the Washington Examiner.

The poll, which was conducted by Republican research firm McLaughlin & Associates, reported that 59 percent of voters approve of cutting off funding to sanctuary cities, while 29 percent disapprove.

When looking at respondents more specifically, the survey found that 46 percent of Hispanic voters support cutting off funding to sanctuary cities, compared to 43 percent who oppose the move.

When it came to deporting criminal illegal immigrants, the survey found larger margins of support.

According to the poll, 69 percent of Americans approve the end of "catch and release" as well as making the deportation of undocumented criminals the highest priority. 21 percent of Americans disapprove.

Hispanic voters also reported more support with 56 percent supporting the move, while only 31 percent oppose.

Among those surveyed, 33 percent were Republicans and 36 percent were Democrats. Hispanics made up 11 percent of the survey.


TOPICS: Culture/Society; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: aliens

1 posted on 02/15/2017 6:12:31 PM PST by markomalley
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To: markomalley

Illegal aliens ... not a blasted one is an “illegal immigrant”.


2 posted on 02/15/2017 6:21:32 PM PST by Rurudyne (Standup Philosopher)
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To: markomalley

I’m a minority in the small rural town where I live. The majority of the townfolk here are Hispanic. The majority of them are descendants of explorers who remained here when Francisco Vázquez de Coronado y Luján came through this area in his search for the Seven Cities of Gold. They do not like illegal aliens.


3 posted on 02/15/2017 6:25:05 PM PST by FlingWingFlyer (As long as tyranny exists, the Constitution and Bill of Right will never be "outdated" or "obsolete")
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To: markomalley

The jobs and businesses of LEGAL latinos are indeed jeopardized by ILLEGAL latino immigration.

Trump needs to win over legal latinos to the conservative cause. They belong on OUR side.


4 posted on 02/15/2017 6:28:38 PM PST by Professional
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To: Professional

“Trump needs to win over legal latinos to the conservative cause. They belong on OUR side.”

I belong to a ‘Hispanics for Trump’ group. Trust me; they LOVE the guy!


5 posted on 02/15/2017 6:44:11 PM PST by Diana in Wisconsin (I don't have 'Hobbies.' I'm developing a robust Post-Apocalyptic skill set!)
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To: markomalley

Winning... Yes..


6 posted on 02/15/2017 7:18:34 PM PST by ConservaTeen (Islam is Not the Religion of Peace, but The religion of Pedophilia...)
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To: Professional

Work, family and respect for the law are OUR values and are the three traits that create civilized countries. We can see eye to eye with anyone who shares these values.


7 posted on 02/15/2017 8:17:07 PM PST by cradle of freedom
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