Agenda Setting Theory and Immigration Report

Take a look at the following articles and video clips and discuss whether the agenda setting theory can explain the American public agenda’s focus on immigration since 2015 and, if so, how.

Public agenda on immigration: https://news.gallup.com/poll/261500/mentions-immigration-top-problem-surpass-record-high.aspx (Links to an external site.)

Did Donald Trump set the agenda on immigration in 2015/2016?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YxZkg0rOWI4 (Links to an external site.)

Did Trump set the Republican agenda? https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2015/08/19/donald-trump-is-setting-the-gop-agenda-on-immigration-what-could-go-wrong/ (Links to an external site.)

Did Trump set the Democratic agenda? https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/29/us/politics/democratic-debates-immigration.html (