GOP Voters Want 'The Wall'; GOP Congress Doesn't
Thursday, September 27, 2018
The Republican-led Congress has produced yet another big spending bill that fails to fund President Trump's border wall even though a sizable majority of GOP voters supports the project.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 43% of all Likely U.S. Voters now think the United States should build a wall along the Mexican border to help stop illegal immigration, up from just 37% in July of last year. More than half (51%) still oppose the wall, but that’s down from 56% in the previous survey. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on September 23-24, 2018 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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