"I think it's an issue. I think in some places people feel strongly about it. I think Hispanics overall feel very strongly about the issue," said Ira Kurzban, a prominent immigration lawyer who is treasurer for Immigrants' List. "I think it's an issue Hispanics think about when they vote because it affects them directly, very often."
"King has traditionally been popular, but I think he's really out of step with his district," Mr. Kurzban said. "His negative numbers are really high, just like [former Rep. Eric] Cantor's negative numbers were really high."