Immigration

Does Trump Speak for the GOP on Immigration?

[07.23.2015]

Presidential hopeful Donald Trump has made headlines over his controversial remarks on immigrants—but does he represent where all Republicans stand on the issue?

On 4th of July: Who do Americans say are “True” Americans?

[07.01.2015]

As Americans prepare for the Fourth of July, PRRI takes a look at what the public thinks makes someone “truly” American, and how Americans view immigrants.

Asset or Burden: How Americans View Immigrants

[03.02.2015]

As House Reps continue to fight President Obama’s executive action on immigration, we look at how each state views the effect of immigrants on American society.

In the Washington Post | On immigration policy, the GOP is out of touch with the rest of America

[02.26.2015]

The Washington Post’s editorial board calls PRRI’s new American Values Atlas (AVA) a “large and important new survey.”

How Each State Feels About Immigration Reform

[02.26.2015]

PRRI’s latest Graphic of the Week highlights state-by-state data on immigration reform preferences using the recently updated American Values Atlas.

In the Atlantic | What Americans Actually Think About Immigration

[02.25.2015]

In his latest article in The Atlantic, Robert Jones uses data from the American Values Atlas (AVA) to show what Americans really think about immigration reform.

10 Things the American Values Atlas Teaches Us About America’s Religious Landscape

[02.25.2015]

Using the newly released American Values Atlas, we explore ten important trends present in America’s evolving religious landscape.

Introducing the American Values Atlas (AVA)

[02.25.2015]

PRRI launched the American Values Atlas (AVA), a new tool allowing users to explore the religious, political, and demographic landscape of the United States, as well as Americans’ attitudes toward political issues, such as immigration, same-sex marriage, and abortion.

Watch Robert P. Jones on MSNBC’s “The Reid Report”

[10.03.2014]

On Friday, PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones appeared on MSNBC’s The Reid Report to discuss how Americans are dispirited about the economy despite the release of new data from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics showing an increase in jobs and a drop in the unemployment rate. The live segment also covered the American Dream, immigration reform, and other findings from the 2014 American Values Survey.   Jones reported the public is waking […]

Why Loyalty to their Tea Party Constituents Is Holding Back House Republicans on Immigration Reform

[08.08.2014]

The House GOP seems unlikely to pass comprehensive immigration reform. Why are they opposed to a policy that a majority of Republicans support?