An interesting nugget found by Sargent:

The approval rating of GOP leaders among Republicans has plummeted 12 points in a month, down from 55% in February to a minority of 43% now. That’s striking. Not only that, but approval of GOP leaders overall has dropped to 28% overall the lowest rating for GOP leaders in 12 years of Pew polling.

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