POLL DU JOUR
● 48 percent of Americans say the Republican Party is best able to handle the threat of terrorism; 36 percent cite the Democratic Party.
● 46 percent say Republicans are best able to handle gun policy; 41 percent cite Democrats.
● 46 percent say Republicans best handle the economy; 43 percent cite Democrats.
● 44 percent say Republicans best handle taxes; 43 percent cite Democrats.
● 28 percent say Republicans best handle the environment; 59 percent cite Democrats.
Source: A Pew Research Center poll of 1,501 U.S. adults conducted April 5-11.
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