Most Democrats Still Favor Mandatory Masks, COVID-19 Vaccine for Students
As children return to classrooms this fall, a majority of Democrats still support school policies to require masks and vaccines against COVID-19.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 43% of American Adults believe schools should require children to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Forty-five percent (45%) oppose mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for school children, and 12% are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 U.S. American Adults was conducted on August 25 and 28, 2022 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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