The topic of immigration is consistently in the headlines nowadays. A 2018 Pew Research study helps put this news coverage in perspective.
The study notes, unsurprisingly, that the U.S. has more immigrants that any other country in the world. And while the U.S. public holds a range of views about immigrants living in the country, the study says, “Overall, a majority of Americans have positive views about immigrants.” Sixty-five percent say immigrants strengthen the country because of their hard work and talents.
As a longtime supporter Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services of New Haven as well as adult education programs and Literacy Volunteers chapters that teach English as a second language, we offer these facts of interest:
Thanks to all our grantees who carry on this American tradition by helping legal immigrants find their way to an integrated and successful new life in the United States.