Most Democratic Voters Happy With Party Leadership
While sizeable numbers of both Democratic and Republican voters are discontented with their party’s leadership, Democrats are significantly more satisfied with their current leaders.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 57% of Likely Democratic Voters believe the current national leadership of the Democratic Party is representative of most Democrats, while 32% think their party needs to find new leaders. By contrast, only 46% of Likely Republican Voters believe the GOP’s current national leadership is representative of most Republicans, and 42% think their party needs new leaders. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 900 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on June 10 and 13, 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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