Chart of the Day: Immigration Is a Good Thing

Granted, this poll from Gallup doesn’t distinguish between legal and illegal immigration. Still, after a full year of racist fusillades from Donald Trump aimed at immigrants of all types, the number of Americans who view immigration as a good thing went up six percentage points even among Republicans. Maybe there’s hope for us after all.

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