POLL DU JOUR
50 percent of U.S. voters say a third party “is needed”; 45 percent of Republicans, 63 percent of independents and 45 percent of Democrats agree.
46 percent say it’s not likely they would vote for a third-party candidate; 59 percent of Republicans, 25 percent of independents and 53 percent of Democrats agree.
35 percent say they would likely vote for a thirdparty candidate; 25 percent of Republicans, 49 percent of independents and 30 percent of Democrats agree.
22 percent say the Republican and Democratic parties do an “adequate job” of representing the American people; 26 percent of Republicans, 9 percent of independents and 31 percent of Democrats agree.
19 percent are undecided if they would vote for a third-party hopeful; 16 percent of Republicans, 26 percent of independents and 17 percent of Democrats agree.