Voters Say Those on the Other Side ‘Don’t Get’ Them. Here’s What They Want Them To Know
In the wake of a bitterly contested presidential election, President-elect Joe Biden has said he wants to work to narrow the nation’s deep partisan divisions. It is likely to be a formidable task. Voters who supported Biden and Donald Trump say they not only differ over policies, but also have fundamental disagreements over core American values.Yet there is a sentiment with which large shares of both Biden and Trump voters agree: a feeling that those who supported the other candidate have little or no understanding of people like them.
Tags: compassion, democrats (U.S.), empathy, politics, republicans (U.S.), and united-states-of-america
Creator(s): Pew Research Center (https://www.pewresearch.org/about/)
Publication Date: 2020, Dec 17th