Just 29 percent of respondents said they approve of Comey's firing, while 38 percent said they disapprove. Thirty-two percent of respondents said they don't know enough about the issue to have an opinion.
According to the poll, 46 percent of Americans agree with the statement that Trump fired Comey to slow down the FBI investigation of Russia's involvement in the 2016 election. In comparison, 38 percent of respondents said they agree that Comey was fired because of how he handled the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails.
Seventy-eight percent of respondents are in support of an independent commission or special prosecutor to investigate Russia's involvement, while only 15 percent said that Congress should handle the investigation. Read full post