Poll: U.S. Voters Support Trump’s Travel Pause

A poll executed by Morning Consult for Politico reports that 60% of Americans support President Trump’s travel pause. The voters were asked “whether they support or oppose the State Department’s ‘“new guidelines which say visa applicants from six predominately Muslim countries must prove a close family relationship with a U.S. resident in order to enter the country.’”  This is the first poll on the subject after the Supreme Court struck down the lower courts’ temporary restraining orders of the President’s executive order.

As one might expect Republicans strongly support the pause 84% to 9%, while independents support it 56%  to 30%, and while the Democrats oppose the 90 day pause, its not by a lot, 46% oppose vs 41% support. Apparently opposition to the travel pause is receding:

“Since we last asked about Trump’s travel ban, we’ve seen a drop in those who oppose the executive order,” said Morning Consult…



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