27% Say Fire Sessions; 27% Undecided
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
The ongoing feud between President Donald Trump and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions continues to raise questions about whether the president is queuing up to remove Sessions from his position. While few give the attorney general positive marks, Democrats are even more impassioned than Republicans that Trump shouldn’t can him.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 29% of Likely U.S. Voters rate Sessions’ performance as good or excellent, including nine percent (9%) who give him an excellent rating. Twenty-nine percent (29%) think Sessions is doing a poor job as attorney general. Another 11% are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely U.S. Voters was conducted on August 26-27, 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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