Most Americans do not believe Trump acted illegally in New York fraudulent docs case: AP/NORC poll

Apr 17, 2024 | Political News

A new AP/NORC poll has revealed that just 35 percent of Americans believe Donald Trump did nothing illegal in Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg’s falsified business document case against him.

Overall, 35 percent of Americans said that Trump acted illegally in the case, while 31 percent said he acted unethically, but not illegally. An additional 14 percent said he did nothing wrong, while 19 percent said they “don’t know enough to say.”

Democrats were the most likely to say that Trump acted illegally, with 62 percent responding as such. Just 6 percent of Republicans and 32 percent of independents responded as such. Republicans were more likely to say that Trump either acted unethically (40 percent) or did nothing wrong (28 percent).