Things ARE getting worst for Donald Trump by the day….
The ex-President may have support among the Grand ole Party types…
But NOT among the public in general…..
Most American have the FBI and Justice Dept.’s back it seems….
Just over half of registered voters think the Federal Bureau of Investigation search of Donald Trump’s Florida home was appropriate in trying to determine whether the former president wrongfully possessed classified information, a Wall Street Journal poll shows.
The survey also highlights the stark partisan divide when it comes to the search of Mr. Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate, as well as how the FBI’s Aug. 8 operation has made Republicans more motivated to vote in November’s midterm elections.
Given a choice between two statements, a 52% majority agreed that the FBI action “was part of a legal and proper investigation to determine whether former President Trump was involved in any wrongdoing,” while 41% viewed it as “just another example of the endless witch hunt and harassment the Democrats and Biden administration continue to pursue against former President Trump.”
Four in five Republican voters agreed with the statement that suggests the search was part of a “witch hunt”—a phrase Mr. Trump often uses himself—while about a third of independents held that view and 5% of Democrats did…..
While the poll suggests the search has stoked enthusiasm among Mr. Trump’s core supporters, the Justice Department’s investigation also has kept the former president at the forefront of the news, meaning that he sometimes overshadows GOP efforts to focus the midterm campaign on a troubled economy and high inflation….