A recent CBS News poll revealed some interesting insights about Americans' views of the charges brought against Trump. Among the findings is that despite the indictments, Trump is still maintaining a strong lead among likely primary voters for the Republican Party.
It’s not surprising that Trump's popularity would increase due to the actions of the Democrats and the DOJ under Biden. Many Republicans, however, believe that the charges against him are politically motivated.
The poll also revealed that Trump is the only major candidate who believes he can beat Joe Biden, the former vice president. This indicates that many Republican primary voters are convinced that Trump is a formidable opponent for Biden. Over 80 percent of them think it's important to choose a candidate who can beat the former vice president. This is higher than the number of individuals who prioritize a candidate's trustworthiness and honesty.
The poll also showed that a significant number of Republican primary voters don't consider the legal battles surrounding Trump to be a major issue. Only 30 percent said they were worried about the president's legal problems, while 70 percent were unconcerned. This indicates that the charges against Trump have helped boost his standing among the party's primary voters.
The results of the poll revealed that the Republican Party is united behind Trump, and most of them see the charges against him being politically motivated. His strong showing in the polls, as well as other recent ones, indicates that he is a viable candidate for the 2024 election. It's possible that Trump's popularity increased due to the actions of Democrats. Many of them see the indictments as an attempt to attack their preferred candidate.