Two federal inspectors general have asked the U.S. Justice Department to open an investigation into how then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton handled sensitive information on her private e-mail account. Most voters continue to have national security concerns about Clinton’s behavior but doubt that the federal government will do anything about it.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 54% of Likely U.S. Voters think Clinton’s use of a private, non-government provider for her e-mail while serving as secretary of State raises serious national security concerns. Thirty percent (30%) disagree, while 17% are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on July 26-27, 2015 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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