Poll: 80% Of Republicans Say What Trump Did With Ukraine Is Wrong

Even Republicans are admitting that what Trump did with Ukraine was the wrong thing.

“The Grinnell poll, conducted Oct. 17-23, surveyed 1,003 adults. Its margin of error is plus or minus 3.1 percentage points. The numbers of people who say it’s wrong to seek assistance from a foreign government are remarkably consistent across ages, demographic groups, education levels, income and even party lines. More than 80 percent of self-identified Republicans, evangelicals and rural dwellers say it’s not okay for a president to ask for assistance from a foreign government to help win an election.

“When it comes to foreign interference, having findings this close to a consensus are rare in polling these days,” said Selzer, who also conducts the gold-standard Iowa poll for the Des Moines Register. “The substance of the question at hand in the impeachment inquiry does not seem in dispute. What’s appropriate in terms of process and consequences is far less clear.”” [READ MORE]