POLL DU JOUR
65 percent of Americans approve of the Supreme Court decision that ruled unions could not require some nonunion members to pay union fees; 18 percent did not approve.
60 percent say the Supreme Court “gets too mixed up in politics.”
59 percent say court decisions favor “some groups more than others.”
47 percent approve of the court’s “Hobby Lobby” decision; 41 percent disapprove.
44 percent of Americans have a favorable opinion of the Supreme Court.
42 percent trust the court to make decisions that are “right for the country as a whole.”
27 percent say it would be better “to do away” with the court if Americans disagreed with most of its rulings.
Source: A YouGov/Economist survey of 1,000 U.S. adults conducted July 5-7.