Voters Don’t Agree With Biden and Media on Riots
Most voters aren’t buying President Joe Biden’s rhetoric about the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol, nor do they agree with the media about last summer’s “mostly peaceful protests.”
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 44% of Likely U.S. Voters agree with Biden that the January 6 Capitol riot was “the worst attack on our democracy since the Civil War.” Forty-one percent (41%) disagree and 14% say they’re not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 870 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on June 2-3, 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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