Republicans And Democrats Have Very Different Ideas About What Saved A Congressional Ethics Watchdog

Republicans’ attempt last week to gut an independents ethics office has already faded from the news cycle in the face of a jam-packed schedule of cabinet hearings, President-elect Donald Trump’s first press conference in months and new allegations about Russia’s role in the election. But a new poll about the ethics office dust-up sheds some light on just how deeply partisanship shapes Americans’ views of current events.

Sixty-two percent of Americans heard anything about the story, according to a HuffPost/YouGov survey, with only a quarter saying they’d heard a lot. Democrats...
2 Published By - huffingtonpost - 2017.01.11. 21:45
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