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Republicans increasingly viewed by Americans as the party of violence

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A new poll from the progressive consortium Navigator Research finds that a plurality of Americans agree that “people who support the Republican Party are inclined to resort to violence when they’re pushing their agenda or worldview.”

The survey found that 44% of respondents agreed with the statement, while 34% disagreed. The numbers are nearly mirror opposite for Democrats, with just 35% saying Democrats' supporters are likely to resort to violence, while 45% disagree.

Independents were 19 points more likely to view Republican supporters as likely to use violent means (40% agree) than Democratic........

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