Chart Of The Day

Feb 6 2013 @ 6:55pm

A new ABC poll takes the public’s temperature on immigration:

Immigration_Popularity

Drum analyzes:

[A] good rule of thumb is that on any contentious issue, you’d better start with at least 60 percent support. Two-thirds is even better. Because once the attack ads start running and the radio bloviators start bloviating, those numbers are going to slide downward. If “path to citizenship” is only polling at 55 percent before this stuff starts, it’s not likely to stay in majority territory for very long.