Gallup Poll: Illegal Immigration ‘Top Problem’ Facing U.S.

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21 November 2018
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Illegal immigration is top problem facing Americans, according to November’s Gallup survey that was released on Tuesday.
Gallup’s poll found that 21% of Americans believe that “immigration/illegal aliens” is the top problem facing the country, up from 13% from October. “Dissatisfaction with government/Poor leadership” came in second at 18%, followed by health care at 11%.
The poll, conducted November 1-11, found that the “immigration/illegal aliens” issue is particularly important to Republicans, “37% of whom name it as the most important problem — an increase of 17 points from the prior month.”
It also found that 18% of independents and even 10% of democrats cited the illegal immigration as their top concern facing the country....