Immigrant Status and Voting Behavior

Krawczyk, Peter; Smith, Raymond Arthur

This issue brief examines the current key issues involving both immigrant status and voting behavior in the United States. As non-citizen immigrants are prohibited from voting in all major elections, this brief emphasizes the factors determining both the rate of voting participation among naturalized immigrants and the rate of naturalization among immigrants in general.


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Political Science
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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January 28, 2010