A Poll I Like: Americans Want Candidates To Ignore Cell Phones

From Fox News/Opinion Dynamics:

When a presidential candidate is in the middle of giving a campaign speech, do you think he or she should interrupt the speech to take a cell phone call from their spouse, or should the call be ignored until after the speech?


Interrupt Speech Ignore Call Depends Don’t Know
Totals 9 81 9 2
Democrats 10 79 10 2
Republicans 8 84 6 1
Independents 8 80 11 1
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Marc Ambinder is an Atlantic contributing editor. He is also a senior contributor at Defense One, a contributing editor at GQ, and a regular contributor at The Week.

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