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Feedback at 5:00: Divide on Immigration

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Immigration reform is a touchy subject that's creating a generational divide.

According to a new CNN/ORC poll, a majority of people age 35 and older who were surveyed say the top priority should be protecting the borders.

But, most 18 to 34-year-olds surveyed said creating a path to citizenship should be the focus.

Overall, more than half of those polled said they would support a bill that would do both.

The newest immigration proposal would offer a 13 year path to eventual citizenship for the 11-million undocumented immigrants currently in the U.S.

What route are you more in favor of, and why? It's tonight's Feedback at 5:00.

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