Most Americans Are Proud of Our History, But Many Democrats Disagree
Denunciations of our nation’s past haven’t made much headway with most Americans, who are still proud of their country’s history, but that pride is unevenly distributed along party lines.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 60% of American Adults believe that, generally speaking, Americans should be proud of the history of the United States. Only 22% believe Americans should be ashamed of the nation’s history. Eighteen percent (18%) 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 May 9-10, 2021 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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