Twenty-seven percent (27%) of voters believe that their own representatives in Congress care what they think. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 47% don’t think their representatives care while another 25% are not sure.
Data released earlier showed that most voters (53%) believe their own representative is likely to trade votes for cash.
Men (33%) are more likely than women (22%) to think their representatives care what they think (see crosstab results).
Just 32% of voters think it is even somewhat likely that Congress will successfully address major issues before the 2020 election.
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The national survey of 1,000 Registered Voters was conducted January 2-3, 2019 by ScottRasmussen.com and HarrisX, a polling company specializing in online surveys (see Methodology). It has a 3.1 percentage point Margin of Error with a 95% level of confidence.
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