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January 30, 2008

Majority of Flordia Republicans support immigration reform

"Four in 10 Republican voters said illegal immigrants working in the United States should be deported, while about 3 in 10 said they should be allowed to stay as temporary workers, and the same number said they should be offered a chance to apply for citizenship. Mr. McCain was supported by a plurality of those who favored citizenship, and Mr. Romney by those who favored deportation.

Hispanics, who made up more than one-tenth of the Republican voters, said they were more inclined to favor a guest-worker program over deportation. Forty-three percent of them said illegal immigrants should be allowed to remain in the United States as temporary workers, while one-third said they should be offered the opportunity to apply for citizenship. Only one-fifth of Hispanic Republicans said they favored deporting illegal immigrants...".

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/01/30/us/politics/30florida.html?pagewanted=2&th&adxnnl=1&emc=th&adxnnlx=1201705376-bbsCJMQsciACyW25Wdw5Xw

Posted by VisaLawyer at January 30, 2008 07:13 AM

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