52% Say Textbooks More Concerned With Political Correctness
While just over half of voters continue to believe textbooks in schools try too hard to be politically correct, that number has fallen to its lowest level in nearly five years of surveying.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 27% of Likely U.S. Voters think most school textbooks are more concerned about accurately providing information, while 52% feel textbooks are more concerned about presenting information in a politically correct manner. Another 21% 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 October 18-19, 2017 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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