POLL DU JOUR
59 percent of Americans say if a president had an extramarital affair before being elected, it “should not be relevant” to how he is judged in office; 83 percent of Republicans, 65 percent of independents and 37 percent of Democrats agree.
52 percent say a president’s moral character is important and personally matters to them; 35 percent of Republicans, 47 percent of independents and 71 percent of Democrats agree.
46 percent say President Trump’s personal life doesn’t matter “as long as he does a good job running the country”; 63 percent of Republicans, 51 percent of independents and 27 percent of Democrats.
38 percent thing the past affairs should be relevant in judging a president; 16 percent of Republicans, 32 percent of independents and 61 percent of Democrats agree.