Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Polls: Most Republicans Nationwide Favor Path to Citizenship; Texas GOP Lags Behind

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"Why are so many Republican politicians getting on board with immigration reform lately?  If a new study by the Public Religion Research Institute is any indication, it’s because their constituents are getting their back.  The poll by PRRI, a Brookings project, polled an unusually large number of people — 4,500 — in order to provide reliable statistics on individual demographics.  What it found was majority support for reform that includes a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants already in the country, even in traditionally conservative communities.  According to the poll 53 percent