Most Democrats Like RFK Jr., But Favor Biden in Primary
A majority of Democratic voters would back President Joe Biden for the party’s 2024 nomination, despite their admiration for challenger Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 54% of Likely U.S. voters view RFK Jr. favorably, including 19% who have a Very Favorable impression of him. Thirty-one percent (31%) view Kennedy unfavorably, including 15% with a Very Unfavorable opinion. Another 15% are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 910 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on May 3-4 and 7, 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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