Maine Poll Data
April 3, 2012
Pulse Opinion Poll of Maine Voters on Immigration Policy
Among the key findings of the poll:
- 65% believe that illegal immigration negatively affects Maine.
- 78% oppose in-state tuition subsidies and/or admission of illegal aliens to public universities.
- 65% support state involvement in immigration enforcement, similar to policies enacted in Arizona and other states.
- 43% believe illegal immigrants take jobs from American workers, while only 32% believe they fill jobs Americans will not do.
- 59% support reducing overall immigration to the U.S., while only 6% support increasing immigration.
Suppose the new Arizona immigration law was being considered for your state. Would you favor or oppose passage of that law in your state?