If last night’s behavior during President Trump’s speech before Congress and the nation is any indication, Democrats have not received the message that voters aren’t too fond of this obstructionist position the party leaders have adopted.
A new Rasmussen Reports poll suggests that 45 perfect of Democrats polled believe that the party should not be opposing just for opposition’s sake.
The Washington Times reports –
Perhaps they are under the impression that the nation will stand back in awe and admiration of their combative tone and vigorous outreach. That may not be the case, however. Many voters are weary of political gridlock and discord.
“Most voters agree that it’s bad for America and bad for the Democratic Party if Democrats continue to flat out oppose everything President Trump does. Even Democrats are conflicted about their party’s scorched earth policy,” says a new Rasmussen Reports poll.
According to the poll, 63 percent of all likely voters say it’s better for the country if Democrats try to work with the president instead, while 29 percent think it’s better for the country if Democrats “oppose the president in every way possible.”
Naturally, 90 percent of voters who support Mr. Trump say the Democrats should be more cooperative. But a surprising 46 percent of the Democrats themselves agree with this, a sentiment that is on the rise.
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