A new USA Today/Pew Poll shows Hispanic support for President Obama at the highest levels since he took office in 2009. 73% of Hispanics back the President, up from just 48% in late 2011. They also back the President over congressional Republicans on immigration by a whopping 73-15%.
The support for the President on immigration extends to the general public as well. He best Republicans on the issue by a 51-37% margin. And nearly 9 in 10 say a major immigration overhaul is overdue.