‘Banana Republic’? Most Voters Say Trump Prosecution Bad for U.S.
The unprecedented felony prosecution of former President Donald Trump in New York City is bad for America, according to a majority of voters who agree that the case is “banana republic sort of stuff.”
he latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 55% of Likely U.S. voters believe the felony charges against Trump are bad for America. Thirty-nine percent (39%) believe that prosecuting the former president is good for the country. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 957 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on April 4-6, 2023 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.
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