American citizenship

Survey: More Than 6-in-10 Republican Voters Oppose Anchor Baby Policy

The survey, released by the pro-migration libertarian Cato Institute, finds that about 61 percent of Republican voters said they do not support current U.S. policy that provides birthright American citizenship to the U.S.-born children of illegal aliens, often referred to as “anchor babies.”

People walk past migrants camped out waiting to declare asylum on the Paso Del Norte Bridge on November 4, 2018 in El Paso, Texas. - Sending thousands of troops to the US-Mexico border to counter a migrant "invasion," questioning the validity of birthright citizenship, and spreading stories of scandalous murders …