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Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Jan 9, 2014. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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Congress has passed at least four laws since 1986 authorizing increases in Border Patrol personnel. The number of border patrol agents on the southwest border has grown from 2,268 in 1980 to 21,730 in 2015. Border fencing has increased from 14 miles in 1990 to 651 miles today. Proponents argue that too many immigrants cross our border every year and anyone entering the U.S. from a foreign country should pass through customs and have a valid visa. Opponents of stronger border controls argue the majority of illegal entrants are Mexicans seeking temporary work and pose no threat to national security. See recent border security news
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A co-0perative federal and border state border control plan should be part of a comprehensive immigration policy including work permits, enforcement of U S work permit employers treatment of permit holding employees, enforcement of employer illegal... 3 years ago from a Green in Gulf Gate Estates, FL
Yes, particularly by requiring registration upon entry and annual filing with ins or local police. All US citizens should have a national ID to ensure all people living within th US are identified and ba able to be found. 3 years ago from a Green in Nashua, NH
Make it easier for legitimate workers to obtain work visas, but focus on drug trade, smuggling, and cirminal activity attempting to cross the borders. 5 years ago from a Green in Louisville, KY
Yes, but only the Federal government should control border access and it needs to do a much better job. Remove the incentive for illegal workers by punishing employers who hire persons who don't have the legal right to work here. 5 years ago from a Green in Garden City, ID
No, just enforce the current border policy
No, make it easier for immigrants to access temporary work visas. 5 years ago from a Green in Philadelphia, PA
Only if better enforcement of corporations that are enticing illegal immigrants in the fisrt place are better policed. 5 years ago from a Green in Biddeford, ME
Yes,the path to citizen ship needs to be reformed but illegal immigrants should be deported and kept out. 5 years ago from a Green in Pinellas Park, FL
Until the United States adopts a humanitarian immigration policy, which includes making legal immigration easier, no questions regarding immigration can be answered. 5 years ago from a Green in Meriden, KS
Border patrol should be reformed, as it currently is an undercover operation disguised to catch drugs, not people entering illegally. 5 years ago from a Green in North Palm Springs, CA
The border control is out of hand. You can't watch it 24/7. not to mention they dig underground. So it won't do any good. Start searching ever home along the borader an increase boarder patrols along the main highways an along the roads. 5 years ago from a Green in White Hall, AR
No, and abolish all borders and second class citizenship. 5 years ago from a Green in Hooksett, NH
Border security for the purposes of national security needs to be increased at ports, but our borders are strong enough for immigration purposes. 5 years ago from a Green in Columbia, MO
Border patrol would not be a problem if there were a simple and direct route to US Citizenship. 5 years ago from a Green in Germantown, MD
Employer sanctions should be enforced to remove the incentive to immigrate. 5 years ago from a Green in Washington, DC
Allow bordering states to manage their own border security as long as each state pays for it themself. 5 years ago from a Green in Jacksonville, FL