A 2013 survey of Hispanics in America found that of the 56% who were here illegally, 13% said they were registered to vote. If that percentage holds today, that would mean that as many as to 2 million Hispanic non-citizens are on the voting rolls.
The survey did not ask how many actually voted, though for non-citizens registering itself is illegal. The findings are a mathematical extrapolation, though this is common in this kind of research.
These findings would support the findings of a much-disputed Old Dominion study that concluded that over a million non-citizens voted illegally in the last election. It also gives credence to President Trump’s claim of widespread voter fraud.
The numbers are significant, though not enough to give Trump the popular vote. But they refute the claim constantly being made by Democrats, the media, and fact-checkers that there is “no” evidence of illegal voting. [Read more…]