UK voters, including Leavers, care more about reducing non-EU than EU migration

Despite the argument that Brexit was about sovereignty and only secondarily about immigration, new data suggest otherwise. Simon Hix, Eric Kaufmann, and Thomas J. Leeper show the importance of reducing immigration levels – especially from outside the EU – to British voters. Brexit leaders such as Boris Johnson have maintained a narrative that sovereignty, not immigration, was the key motivation … Continue reading UK voters, including Leavers, care more about reducing non-EU than EU migration