More than 90% of US opposed to Trump's Immigration Ban
Americans go to social to express unhappiness with ban
New findings contradict traditional polling figures on approval for Trump’s immigration ban.
The vast majority of Americans are opposed to President Donald Trump’s immigration ban, according to new research that significantly contrasts with traditional polling on the subject.
Research by BrandsEye, a sentiment data company, showed that 91 percent of Americans were critical of Trump’s recent executive order on immigration in conversations on social media. The findings highlight the limitations of current opinion polls, according to the firm’s CEO, which generally found opinion to be more evenly divided.
A Reuters/Ipsos poll at the end of January found that 49 percent of people agreed with the order, while 41 percent disagreed.
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