Trump, Biden Earn Near Equal Voter Trust on Most Major Issues
Voters express nearly the same level of trust in both President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden when it comes to the major issues facing the nation. The exception is the environment where Biden has a clear lead.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey read Likely U.S. Voters a short list of major issues and asked them which candidate they trusted more. When it comes to the economy and job creation, 49% trust Trump more, while 46% have more confidence in Biden. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely U.S. Voters was conducted August 30-31, 2020 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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