Almost a third of Republican voters believe it is “at least quite likely” that former President Donald Trump will be reinstated as President later this year, news Morning consultation and Politics shows the survey. Of these 29%, 17% think that a reappointment in 2021 is “very likely”.
That such a “large minority” of Republicans discredit President Biden’s victory suggests that Trump’s allegations of widespread electoral fraud had a very significant “electoral and political impact”. Morning consultation written. The former president’s so-called “big lie” associated with the Jan. 6 Capitol uprising may in fact have undermined Americans’ confidence in American democracy on both sides of the political spectrum. More than three-quarters of voters polled – 77% – believe that America’s democracy is currently under threat. When ordered by party, 77% of Democrats and 82% of Republicans say they feel “the world’s oldest continuing democracy is in danger.”
Morning consultation and Politics surveyed 1,990 registered voters between June 4 and 7, 2021. The results have a margin of error of 2 percentage points. See more results on Morning consultation.