Today in Partisanship is everything

Gallup looks at the partisan breakdown of presidential “moral leadership” under Clinton and Trump.  First this:

Hmmmm.  Yes, both sides are clearly playing metaphorical games of motivated reasoning on this one.  Though, much more notably among Republicans.

But, wow, that above.  Somehow over 3/4 of Republicans say Trump is somewhat strong on “moral leadership.”  Talk about partisanship making you delusional.  On what possible basis could you believe that?  The guy who tweeted this for Memorial Day:

About Steve Greene
Professor of Political Science at NC State

One Response to Today in Partisanship is everything

  1. R. Jenrette says:

    re:the tweet. Trump may know what his base wants to hear but he sure has a tin ear for the rest of us. He could care less.

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