Will Democrats Make Life Better? Survey Finds Voters Are Divided
With Democrats now controlling both houses of Congress and Joe Biden preparing to become President, voters are divided along partisan lines about whether this will improve life for the average American.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 41% of Likely U.S. Voters say life for the average American will change for the better with Democrats in control of the White House and both houses of Congress. Forty-four percent (44%) of voters expect life to get worse, 9% say it will have no impact on the life of the average American, and 6% say they’re not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on January 10-11, 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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