45% Say Democrats, Republicans in Congress Are Extreme
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
A plurality of voters now thinks the agendas of both major political parties in Congress are equally extreme.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 45% of Likely U.S. Voters believe the agenda of congressional Republicans is extreme, and the identical number (45%) say the same of congressional Democrats. Thirty-seven percent (37%) think the GOP agenda is mainstream, while 38% feel that's true of the agenda followed by Democrats in Congress.
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