September 24, 2021

Poll: Support for Amy Coney Barrett confirmation jumps 9 points

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett is set to face a tough confirmation process before the Senate in the coming days, but GOP leaders can rest assured that the majority of the public backs Barrett’s installation on the court.

According to a new Morning Consult poll, nearly half of voters — 46 percent — agree that Amy Coney Barrett should be confirmed, as opposed to only 31 percent that believes the Senate should reject her nomination. 

The poll was conducted from October 2-4, and according to pollsters, Democrats are “losing the Supreme Court messaging war” and public opinion concerning Barrett is trending towards the GOP.

According to the poll analysis:

The share of voters who said the Senate should reject her nomination dropped 3 points, to 31 percent, from polling conducted on Sept. 26. Both polls were conducted among roughly 2,000 registered voters each, with 2-point margins of error.

Seventy-seven percent of GOP voters back Barrett’s confirmation, up 6 points from late last month. Among independents, the share who said she should be confirmed increased 8 points, to 36 percent, while the share of Democratic voters who said she should be confirmed increased 10 points, to 24 percent.

Most importantly, a plurality of voters believe Barrett should be confirmed as soon as possible, regardless of the results of the November election — and that share of voters has grown nine points since late September.

Democrats are struggling to settle on a plan of attack against Barrett. The most likely approach involves attacking Barrett’s staunchly Catholic faith, but a full-on assault on her religious convictions risks alienating religious Democrats — a risk that Democrats can’t take ahead of the election.

Thus, Senate GOP leaders are charging ahead with Barrett’s confirmation with the American public behind them.

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
0 0 votes
Article Rating
simple-ad

This is a demo advert, you can use simple text, HTML image or any Ad Service JavaScript code. If you're inserting HTML or JS code make sure editor is switched to 'Text' mode.

Subscribe
Notify of
55 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Chrisnaite (@guest_1261995)
4 months ago

cost of ivermectin: ivermectin 4000 mcg – price of ivermectin

OUR TWEETS

PRESIDENT'S TWEETS

Sign Up For The Daily Newsletter

SYNDICATED NEWS

55
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x