Voters Aren’t Ready to Cut Federal Funds for Planned Parenthood
Most voters continue to have a positive opinion of Planned Parenthood, but they’re less emphatic when it comes to a new government policy that withholds millions in federal funding from the group.
Just 35% of Likely U.S. Voters favor a new policy that would stop millions in family planning dollars from going to groups like Planned Parenthood that provide abortions or abortion referrals. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 50% are opposed, but 15% are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on July 17-18, 2019 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.
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