This poll reflects an Internet survey of 500 small business owners across the nation, drawn from the Research Now panel and conducted by Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research and American Viewpoint for Small Business Majority. The survey was conducted from March 4-10, 2013. The overall margin of error is +/- 4.4 percent.
- 84% of entrepreneurs support the bipartisan Senate immigration plan. This includes 86% of Republicans.
- 74% of entrepreneurs support making undocumented immigrants legal taxpayers. 74% of respondents agreed more with the statement “We would be better off if people who are in the country illegally became legal taxpayers, so they pay their fair share and can work toward citizenship in the future” than with a statement that they should leave.
- 54% of respondents believe that undocumented immigrants should eventually be allowed to apply for citizenship.