April 23, 2007

Like Political Leaders Who Compromise

75%

That’s the percentage of Americans who say they like leaders who are willing to compromise — but two-thirds also say they like politicians who stick to their positions, even if unpopular.

Three-in-four Americans say they like leaders who are willing to compromise — but, at the same time, two-thirds also say they like politicians who stick to their positions, even if unpopular. When people are asked which kind of leaders they admire most, a slim majority (51%) think more highly of political leaders who make compromises, while 40% most admire those who stick to their positions. Read More