What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week’s Key Polls - Week Ending July 29, 2023
In surveys last week, this is what America told Rasmussen Reports:
- President Biden ended the polling week with a daily job approval of 46%.
- Former President Trump is facing criminal prosecution in multiple cases, but a majority of voters don’t believe his legal problems will stop his campaign to win the presidency again in 2024
- Of the top four figures in the U.S. House and Senate, House Speaker Kevin McCarthy is viewed most favorably by voters.
- Republican voters overwhelmingly favor former President Donald Trump as their party’s nominee in next year’s primaries.
- As the 2024 election shapes up as a rematch between President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump, a large percentage of voters think the country is doomed if their preferred candidate loses.
- Although concerns about the abuse of opioid drugs have eased somewhat, by more than a 2-to-1 margin, Americans say the problem has gotten worse in the past year.
- How hot is it this summer? Hot enough that nearly two-thirds of Americans suspect climate change is to blame.
- Thirty-two percent (32%) of Likely U.S. Voters think the country is heading in the right direction.
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