Only a quarter of Republicans believe President-elect Joe Biden will be able to unite the country, a Rasmussen Reports survey released Wednesday revealed.
A Rasmussen Reports survey, taken January 10-11, asked, “Now that Congress has certified Joe Biden as the next president, how likely is it that Biden will be able to unite the country?”
Overall, 51 percent said it is either very or somewhat likely that Biden will be able to unite the country, but the opinion is sharply divided across partisan lines. Only ten percent of Republicans say it is “very” likely he will be able to unite the country, with another 17 percent saying it is “somewhat” likely. A vast majority of Republicans, 70 percent, say it is either not very likely or not likely at all. Democrats, however, remain far more optimistic, 80 percent saying it is at least somewhat likely that Biden will be able