U.S. attitudes to Trump punishing the media 2018, by political party

This statistic shows the U.S. opinions on whether Trump's punishment of the media is appropriate as of August 2018, broken down by political affiliation. The findings show that 62 percent of responding Republicans said that they thought it was appropriate for Trump to exclude media representatives from presidential events and press conferences when he is unhappy with news media coverage, compared to 11 percent of Democrats who said the same.

U.S. opinions on whether Trump's punishment of the media is appropriate as of August 2018, by political affiliation

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Source

Release date

August 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

August 5 to August 7. 2018

Number of respondents

1,500 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Question: When the President is unhappy with the way some news media cover the Administration, is it appropriate our not appropriate to punish those media by...(Answer: Appropriate)

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