GOP Voters Madder, More Likely to Vote Because of Kavanaugh

GOP Voters Madder, More Likely to Vote Because of Kavanaugh

Republicans are madder about the Kavanaugh controversy than Democrats are and more determined to vote in the upcoming elections because of it. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 54% of all Likely U.S. Voters say they are more likely to vote in the upcoming midterm elections because of the controversy surrounding President Trump’s U.S.

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Most Agree With Kavanaugh’s Harsh Criticism of Confirmation Process

Most Agree With Kavanaugh’s Harsh Criticism of Confirmation Process

An angry Judge Brett Kavanaugh told the Senate Judiciary Committee late last week: “This confirmation process has become a national disgrace. The Constitution gives the Senate an important role in the confirmation process, but you have replaced advise and consent with search and destroy.”

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Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 51% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance.

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 51% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Forty-eight percent (48%) disapprove. The latest figures include 38% who Strongly Approve of the president is performing and 39% who Strongly Disapprove. This gives him a Presidential Approval Index rating of -1.

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Half of Voters Say Reporters Aim to Defeat Kavanaugh’s Confirmation

Half of Voters Say Reporters Aim to Defeat Kavanaugh’s Confirmation

Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation has been top news for weeks, but voters don’t think the media is trying to do him any favors. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 47% of Likely U.S. Voters think when most reporters write or talk about Kavanaugh, they are trying to defeat his confirmation.

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56% See Media Witch Hunt of Public Figures Accused of Sexual Wrongdoing

56% See Media Witch Hunt of Public Figures Accused of Sexual Wrongdoing

Several high profile actors, politicians and journalists have been accused of sexual wrongdoing in the wake of the #MeToo movement. But most voters think these public figures aren’t getting a fair shake by the media. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that just 28% of Likely U.S.

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War on Terror Update

War on Terror Update

As we approach the 17th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, voters are more confident than they have been in years that the country is safer today than it was before those attacks, and most also agree we’re winning the ongoing War on Terror.

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Voters Say Manafort, Cohen Verdicts No Criminal Problem for Trump

Voters Say Manafort, Cohen Verdicts No Criminal Problem for Trump

Voters still tend to think the highly publicized cases of Trump associates Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen will not cause criminal problems for the president, but it’s a party line vote. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 44% of Likely U.S.

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Biden’s Still Democrats’ Choice to Challenge Trump in 2020

Biden’s Still Democrats’ Choice to Challenge Trump in 2020

Former Vice President Joe Biden remains the clear favorite among Democrats to be their presidential nominee in 2020. Bernie Sanders, the Vermont senator who challenged Hillary Clinton for the party’s nomination in 2016, is a fading second.

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