Only *8 percent* of the public believes the president has told the whole truth about Russia

Only 8 percent of the public believe the president has told the whole truth about Russia

by digby

The survey also reveals widespread mistrust of Trump's public statements on the Russian investigation. A majority of Americans, 56%, say Trump's comments on the Russia probe have been mostly or completely false vs. only 35% who say they've been true.

Notably, only 8% of Americans overall — including only 15% of Republicans and 18% of those who approve of Trump overall — say Trump's comments have been completely true.


Here it is:

That is amazing. He's the president of the United States and he's been accused of colluding with a foreign government to win the office. And only 8% of the public believes he has told the entire truth about it.


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