ABC/WashPost Poll: Most Think Trump Will Get Fair Senate Trial

By Sandy Fitzgerald    |   News Max |

People protesting for and against President Donald Trump in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania. (Mark Moran/The Citizens’ Voice via AP)

Most Americans believe President Donald Trump will get a fair impeachment trial in the Senate and that he should allow his top aides to testify in the proceedings, according to a new ABC News/Washington Post poll.

The public remains almost evenly divided on whether to impeach and remove Trump from office, with 49% in favor and 46% against it, reports ABC News, noting that the numbers are almost identical to the 49%-47% split in October.

The poll, conducted by landline and cell phones from Dec. 10-15, included a random national sample of 1,003 adults and carried a margin of error of plus or minus 3.5 percentage points.

The numbers about Trump’s fair treatment and the aides’ testimony showed:

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