Explore Common Ground at
The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum
April 20, 2021 – January 3, 2022.

Explore Common Ground Online

Door 1/11
Dreamers

3 in 5 Americans support both a solution for Dreamers and a more secure border.

Source: Harvard University, July 2019
Door 2/11
1990s Called

Nearly 70 percent of Americans believe we should improve our immigration system.

Source: Morning Consult/Politico 2019
Door 3/11
American Heroes

More than 60 percent of Americans agree that immigrants make the U.S. stronger.

Source: Pew Research Center, Jan. 2019
Door 4/11
Friendship and Bonds

93 percent of Americans agree that welcoming people from different cultures is an important aspect of the American way of life.

Source: CBS Poll, October 2018
Door 5/11
Fighting to Stay

Americans are frustrated with our immigration system, with 65% saying it is broken.

Source: BPC Action - April 2018
Door 6/11
Shared Values

Over 75 percent of Americans believe that immigration is a good thing – a record high.

Source: Gallup poll, conducted June 2019
Door 7/11
We All Benefit

2 out of 3 Americans say legal immigration should stay or increase from current levels.

Source: Gallup poll, conducted June 2019
Door 8/11
Nation's Capital

75% of Americans believe that immigration is good for our country.

Source: Quinnipiac University
Door 9/11
Missed Opportunities

A majority of Americans say that immigrants strengthen the country and help our economy.

Source: Gallup poll, conducted June 2019
Door 10/11
Standing Together

A majority of Americans believe that newcomers from other countries strengthen America.

Source: Pew Research Center poll - September 2020
Door 11/11
Protecting Our Neighbors

A majority of Americans believe immigrants make our country and community safer.

Source: American Progress Action - June 2020