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Economic issues top the public's agenda: POLL

By HatetheSwamp
June 6, 2022 9:38 am
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With inflation on the rise since last fall, Americans have been significantly affected by the rising cost of goods and services. And, more than eight in 10 Americans (83%) now say that the economy is either an extremely or very important issue in determining how they will vote, in the latest ABC News/Ipsos poll conducted using Ipsos' KnowledgePanel.

In the poll, 80% of Americans say that inflation is also an extremely or very important factor in how they will vote and for gas prices, it is 74%.

Joe Biden's approval ratings for his handling of these key issues are all well underwater, suggesting trouble for the president and Democratic candidates ahead of the midterm. Only 37% approve of Bidenís handling of the economic recovery, and even fewer approve of his handling of inflation (28%) and gas prices (27%).

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In an April ABC News/Ipsos poll, there was a 20-point gap between Republicans and Democrats in enthusiasm to vote this November, with 55% percent of Republicans saying they were very enthusiastic about voting compared to 35% of Democrats. That gap has narrowed somewhat in this poll, but Republicans still enjoy a significant advantage with 57% saying they are enthusiastic about voting compared to 44% of Democrats.


Two takeaways.

1. In the end, people care about what they deal with daily more than they do about the GOPs and Dems and their response to even gun issues and

2. By now, the leaked abortion opinions has impacted polling. GOPs are still much more enthusiastic about voting in November.


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