Forty percent (40%) of Democrats say it is not possible to like and respect someone who supports President Trump. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that view is shared by 14% of Independent voters and 6% of Republicans (see crosstab results).
The survey also found that 38% of Republicans say it is not possible to like and respect someone who belongs to the anti-Trump resistance. Fourteen percent (14%) of both Democrats and Independent voters agree.
Overall, among all voters, 21% cannot respect Trump supporters while 22% cannot support members of the resistance.
When it comes to religion, 15% say it is not possible to like and respect atheists; 14% say the same about Muslims; 9% about Jews; and, 5% about Christians. Republicans have a bit harder time than Democrats with Atheists and Muslims. Democrats are somewhat more likely to have problems with Christians and Jews.
Ideologically, 14% could never like and respect liberals. Ten percent (10%) hold that view of conservatives, progressives, and libertarians.
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The national survey of 1,000 Registered Voters was conducted March 12-13, 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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