Election Center

POLL: Poll: Nearly half of country has unfavorable view of Republican Party

In general, is your opinion of the Republican Party favorable or not favorable?

Not favorable 49% Favorable 40% Don't know/Not applicable 11%
Source: CBS News/New York Times
Date conducted: 1/15/2011 - 1/19/2011
Sample: 1,036 adults
Margin of error: +/- 3% pts

According to This Poll

According to a CBS News/New York Times Poll, 49 percent of Americans have an unfavorable view of the Republican Party. Meanwhile, 40 percent have a favorable view.

Notes
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