The September 2020 American Perspectives Survey tested various existing conspiracy theories about politics and misconceptions about public health to ascertain overall support for these ideas and examine whether demographic or partisan backgrounds are associated with greater propensity to accept or reject certain theories.
Biden’s attempts to win over voters at the center of the political spectrum has helped him overperform among Republican-leaning independents.
Only 55 percent of Republican-leaning independents are supporting Trump, while Biden has consolidated support among 80 percent of Democratic-leaning independents.
Partisan politics of the Trump era have become a part of daily life, often serving as a point of contention in basic social interactions — and new survey results show that it’s affecting our dating lives as well. AEI’s Jacqueline Clemence explains.