According to NPR, hardly a conservative outlet, "the wide Democratic enthusiasm advantage that has defined the 2018 campaign up to this point has disappeared." This is based on a poll of 1,183 adults on October 1, including 996 registered voters.
In July, there was a 10-point gap between the number of Democrats and Republicans saying the November elections were "very important." Now, that is down to 2 points, a statistical tie.
"The result of hearings, at least in the short run, is the Republican base was awakened," noted Lee Miringoff, director of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion, which conducted the poll.Well done, dumbasses.
You can only shriek nonsensical things like "All victims must be believed" so many times before it starts getting old. I agree that someone who claims he/she was sexually assaulted 36 years ago should be heard. But so should the person who allegedly assaulted her.
It's called due process. It's a cornerstone of American government, embedded in our Constitution. Twice.
In the meantime, Dr. Ford.has already picked up $700,000 for her expenses. The movie should be a hoot.