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Distribution of answers submitted by Race (Black or African American) voters.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Dec 12, 2011. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
Race data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011).
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* Data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011)
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Learn more about Immigration Healthcare
Illegal immigrants, as well as legal immigrants in the country less than five years, are not eligible for free healthcare through Medicaid. A 2007 study estimated that less than 1 percent of Medicaid spending went to healthcare for illegal immigrants. Proponents of subsidized healthcare for immigrants argue that increased access to basic preventive care will lower the demand for costly emergency care. Opponents argue that immigrants in the healthcare system run the risk of becoming "permanent patients," because they have no relatives, insurance or an established address where they can go once released. See recent immigration healthcare news
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Illegal immigrants who have been in this country for a certain amount of time (say two years) and have gained employment, paid taxes or have shown other factors which show a sincere attempt to become members of society should be allowed to remain and... 3 years ago from a Democrat in Monticello, NY
This isn't an issue of citizenship/healthcare. These are two drastically divorced issues. Either we provide services for those in need or not. country of citizenship should not matter. Many poor american "citizens" skip out on their bills... 3 years ago from a Democrat in Brooklyn, NY
The humane stance would be to see that all individuals whether citizens or illegals be allowed medical care for emergencies & infectious disease. With increase educational cost the government should offer those in the health field to apply for... 3 years ago from a Republican in Des Moines, IA
No, but they should be allowed to purchase private healthcare
Only for life threatening emergencies or infectious diseases. 3 years ago from a Republican in Alabaster, AL
Yes, but with strict limits. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Raleigh, NC
Their children should have 100% access. The adults, however, should pay taxes for government-subsidized health care. 4 years ago from a Republican in East Hartford, CT
Only for life threatening emergencies, pregnancies, or they pay taxes. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Clementon, NJ
Yes, but to a point. This is a complex issue, however anyone who is paying into the system should be allowed at the minimum some basic healthcare assistance during times of dire need. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Grand Prairie, TX
No, but there should be efforts to naturalize them so taxes can be paid. 4 years ago from a Green in Cincinnati, OH