A majority of voters want Congress to investigate President Joe Biden’s botched Afghanistan withdrawal, according to a Rasmussen poll released on Thursday.
The survey found that 62 percent of likely U.S. voters believe Congress should investigate how the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan was handled. Twenty-eight percent are against a congressional investigation and 10 percent are not sure.
Broken down by political affiliation, 80 percent of Republicans, 47 percent of Democrats, and 59 percent of unaffiliated voters think Congress should investigate the withdrawal, in which 13 U.S. troops were killed and hundreds of Americans were left behind.
President Joe Biden’s strongest supporters are most likely to oppose an investigation, according to the poll, which surveyed 1,000 likely U.S. voters between August 30-31, 2021. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Among those polled who highly rate Biden’s job performance, 66 percent say