Poll: 34% of Americans Say First Amendment Too EXTREMESubmitted by emalvini on Thu, 07/18/2013 - 08:33
Poll: 34% of Americans Say First Amendment Too EXTREME
44% also favor the government forcing journalists to give up their news sources.
July 18, 2013
A recent national poll shows that 34% of Americans believe the First Amendment “goes too far in the rights it guarantees.”
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The Newseum Institute’s First Amendment Center, based at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, conducted the national survey of 1,006 American adults in May.