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Fri Jan 11, 2019, 08:28 AM

Americans Don't Want a Border Wall

Source: PoliticalWire



January 11, 2019 at 7:32 am EST By Taegan Goddard

A new University of Maryland survey finds only 4 in 10 Americans favor building a border wall.

“Fewer than half our respondents were persuaded by the argument that a wall would prevent potential threats from coming into the country and would strengthen U.S. borders. Nearly two-thirds, including 4 in 10 Republicans, were persuaded by the counterargument: Because migrants can always find alternative routes to crossing the border, there are better methods for deterring illegal entry.”

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Fri Jan 11, 2019, 08:39 AM

1. They left out something.

The alternative Trump fact that most of the federal employees affected by the shutdown want the wall

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Response to llmart (Reply #1)

Fri Jan 11, 2019, 08:50 AM

2. Because it's a partial shutdown

My friend keeps working and gets paid because Congress voted their budget in already.

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Fri Jan 11, 2019, 08:53 AM

3. "Nearly two-thirds..." So basically only Trump's...

'kool aid' drinking, Fox fake news watching Cult45 33% base believe the bullpucky being pushed. It's sad and aggravating as heck that it's even that high.

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