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April 26, 2010 Poll Results

How serious a problem is the illegal immigration situation in the U.S.?

Very serious 73% 257 votes
Somewhat serious 14% 52 votes
Not very serious 7% 26 votes
It's not a problem 4% 14 votes
Total: 349 Votes

Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.


April 26, 2010
12:39 p.m.

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If you wish to truly find out why Mexicans cross the border into the U.S., I urge you to read Jimmy Breslin's book, The Short Sweet Dream of Eduardo Gutierrez. It's the true story of a young Mexican who seeks a better life in the U.S. The back-story is the life he leaves behind. It will leave you with a better understanding of why they risk life and limb to come here.

April 27, 2010
8:59 a.m.

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I don't care where you come from or what your story is. If you want to come to America for a better life then become an American citizen.

May 5, 2010
12:15 p.m.

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Why are people having so much problem with the word "illegal"? It means against the law. Deal with it. If people want to come here to work, great! Just do it legally.

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