Most Trusted Branch of Federal Government (June 2017)

Most Trusted Branch of Federal Government (June 2017)

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categoryTotal
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch6%
The President, the executive branch26%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch38%
Don't know30%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch6%2%7%
The President, the executive branch4%21%48%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch56%43%20%
Don't know34%34%25%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch6%6%5%
The President, the executive branch0%6%5%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch59%54%55%
Don't know35%33%34%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch5%6%8%
The President, the executive branch43%35%59%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch24%33%8%
Don't know28%25%24%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch4%8%6%
The President, the executive branch3%13%46%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch64%36%22%
Don't know29%43%26%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch3%5%2%
The President, the executive branch5%2%2%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch71%67%55%
Don't know21%26%41%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch2%7%7%
The President, the executive branch24%51%53%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch50%21%7%
Don't know24%21%33%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch5%8%5%
The President, the executive branch4%47%63%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch60%22%15%
Don't know31%24%18%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch6%8%5%
The President, the executive branch32%9%17%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch35%47%40%
Don't know26%35%39%

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categoryMaleFemale
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch7%5%
The President, the executive branch29%23%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch38%38%
Don't know26%34%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch6%6%5%
The President, the executive branch15%28%38%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch45%39%26%
Don't know34%28%31%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch14%7%3%3%
The President, the executive branch8%19%29%38%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch48%38%39%30%
Don't know30%36%28%29%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch3%8%4%9%5%5%
The President, the executive branch22%28%25%20%28%20%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch24%28%41%36%41%53%
Don't know50%35%30%36%26%22%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch8%5%2%6%
The President, the executive branch35%26%17%7%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch25%40%48%59%
Don't know32%29%33%27%

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categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
The U.S. Congress, the legislative branch9%5%3%
The President, the executive branch33%31%11%
The U.S. Supreme Court, the judicial branch26%36%61%
Don't know32%28%25%

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