2007 November 12 Monday
Three Quarters Of Americans Oppose Illegal Alien Drivers Licenses

Scott Rasmussen finds that Americans overwhelmingly oppose granting drivers licenses to illegal aliens.

Seventy-seven percent (77%) of American adults are opposed to making drivers licenses available to people who are in the country illegally. A Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey found that just 16% take the opposite view and believe that undocumented immigrants should be allowed to get a license.

On immigration our rulers of course disagree with our masses and our rulers try very hard to ignore the wishes of the public to crack down on illegal immigration.

SAN JUAN, P.R., Nov. 9 ó Reeling from relentless criticism of his plan to issue New York driverís licenses to illegal immigrants, Gov. Eliot Spitzer indicated on Friday that he had not ruled out shelving the idea.

The governorís aides have grown increasingly concerned that reaction to the plan is preventing Mr. Spitzer from advancing or even discussing other matters. It has also become an issue for Senator Hillary Rodham Clintonís presidential campaign and has caused anxiety among other Democrats.

The Democrats have a bad economy, the Iraq war, declining housing prices, and rising gas prices in their favor. But they seem determined to remind the public what the public dislikes about the Democratic party. They just can't help being what they are and doing it in public.

Share |      By Randall Parker at 2007 November 12 11:33 PM  Immigration Elites Versus Masses

John S Bolton said at November 15, 2007 1:51 AM:

Oddly enough, Spitzer ran into vociferous opposition not only from the general public but from many officials. I sent my objections in for other reasons than the officials who were probably thinking 'motorvoter'.

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