Authority Responsible for Enforcing Immigration Laws (February 2014)

Authority Responsible for Enforcing Immigration Laws (February 2014)

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State and local authorities47%
Federal government40%
Don't know / No opinion13%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
State and local authorities28%44%65%
Federal government57%36%28%
Don't know / No opinion14%20%7%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
State and local authorities67%59%68%
Federal government26%32%27%
Don't know / No opinion6%10%5%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
State and local authorities22%34%29%
Federal government65%44%59%
Don't know / No opinion13%22%12%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
State and local authorities19%37%66%
Federal government67%41%28%
Don't know / No opinion14%22%6%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
State and local authorities60%67%74%
Federal government32%29%19%
Don't know / No opinion8%5%7%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
State and local authorities23%17%13%
Federal government63%72%68%
Don't know / No opinion13%11%19%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
State and local authorities28%57%72%
Federal government59%36%23%
Don't know / No opinion13%7%5%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
State and local authorities52%32%42%
Federal government39%48%40%
Don't know / No opinion9%20%17%

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categoryMaleFemale
State and local authorities46%48%
Federal government47%34%
Don't know / No opinion8%17%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
State and local authorities40%48%53%
Federal government44%41%33%
Don't know / No opinion16%10%14%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
State and local authorities41%53%49%51%39%43%
Federal government37%27%42%35%54%49%
Don't know / No opinion21%20%9%14%7%8%

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