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Voters See More Congressional Gridlock Ahead

Voters continue to say that illegal immigration is the most pressing issue for Congress, but they also still have very little confidence that President Trump and congressional Democrats can get anything done.

Just 24% of Likely U.S. Voters are even somewhat confident that Trump and the Democratic majority in the House can work together to do what’s best for the American people. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 72% lack that confidence. This includes eight percent (8%) who are Very Confident the two sides can work together and 40% who are Not At All Confident. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on May 8-9, 2019 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.

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