most, 58 percent, favor a path to citizenship for those here now -- a program giving illegal immigrants the right to legal status if they pay a fine and meet other requirements.However, the poll question (as released in the polling report) asks nothing about a "path to citizenship":
2. Would you support or oppose a program giving ILLEGAL immigrants now livingI thought a "path to citizenship" meant a path to citizenship--not a path to legal permanent residency. "Living here legally" need not imply citizenship.
in the United States the right to live here LEGALLY if they pay a fine and meet