WPA’s Further Government Shutdown Analysis

Despite what you may have seen on TV, the public is not turning on Republicans as a result of the shutdown.

Analysis of data from a WPA poll of 815 likely voters nationwide conducted October 2-3 shows that voters and key groups of voters are blaming both sides relatively equally and that there is a strong message that Republicans can use to continue to convince voters that we are in the right in this debate. [cont.]

WPA Opinion Research