WASHINGTON: A majority of Us citizens oppose Donald Trump’s controversial plan to ban Muslims from entering the United States, but a single in four supports it, according to the 1st significant national poll given that the furor erupted.
The frontrunner for the Republican nomination for the White Property induced an outcry on Monday with the proposal, which was lambasted at house and overseas.
Fifty-seven % of older people in the US are towards the idea, while 25 per cent are for it, in accordance to the new study by NBC Information and the Wall Avenue Journal on Thursday.
Eighteen per cent did not know or had no view.
Among Republicans the views are mixed: 42 per cent of Republican respondents back again Trump’s Muslim ban, although 36 p.c oppose it.