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What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week’s Key Polls

What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week’s Key Polls

 In surveys last week, this is what America told Rasmussen Reports:

- President Biden ended the polling week with a daily job approval of 51%. 

- Republicans have followed the news about Critical Race Theory (CRT) more closely than other voters, and two-thirds of GOP voters think teaching it in schools will lead to worse race relations.

- 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.

- As America’s cities experience a surge of criminal violence, less than a quarter of voters trust the media to report the facts about crime.

- Less than a third of voters agree with President Joe Biden’s recent claim that global warming is America’s “the greatest threat,” and few are willing to pay more taxes to fight such a threat.

- With Father’s Day approaching, Americans overwhelming still believe it’s important for children to grow up in two-parent homes, and think fatherhood is the most important role for men.

- Nearly half of Americans watch videos on TikTok, but a majority worry that the popular app is a risk to user privacy.

- President Joe Biden just completed a weeklong trip to Europe that included the G7 summit and a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but less than half of voters think his European trip was successful.

Some Republicans in Congress want to censure Rep. Ilhan Omar for comments comparing the United States to terrorist groups, and most voters reject the Minnesota Democrat’s rhetoric.

- The Rasmussen Reports Immigration Index for the week of June 6-10, 2021, rose to 90.9, up from 89.9 two weeks earlier.

- Thirty-eight percent (38%) of Likely U.S. Voters think the country is heading in the right direction.

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