COVID-19: Two-Thirds Support Virus Origins Investigation
Voters overwhelmingly support a congressional investigation into how the COVID-19 virus originated.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 66% of Likely U.S. Voters believe it is likely that the COVID-19 virus originated in a Chinese laboratory, including 49% who say it is Very Likely. Twenty percent (20%) don’t think it’s likely the virus came from a Chinese lab and another 15% are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 900 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on January 26-29, 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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