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Most US voters oppose Trump's impeachment: Poll

IANS  |  Washington 

The majority of US voters said they would not like to see begin proceedings against US Donald Trump, according to a poll released on Wednesday.

The American voters, by a 56 to 36 per cent margin, said they didn't want to take action against the president, a National Poll found.

"American voters don't want to tell Donald Trump, 'You're fired!' by serving him with articles of impeachment," quoted Tim Malloy, Assistant Director of the poll,

However, Congress should be more of a check on Trump, most US voters agree, by 58 to 27 per cent.

In races for the nationwide, American voters back Democratic candidates over Republicans by 52 to 38 per cent, the poll showed.

The survey also found that US voters, 54 to 30 per cent, trusted the more than Trump to tell the truth about important issues. Republicans were the only group that trusted Trump more than the media, by 72 to 12 per cent.

surveyed 1,038 voters nationwide from September 6 to 9, with a margin of error of 3.7 percentage points.

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First Published: Thu, September 13 2018. 07:46 IST
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