According to a new poll by Public Policy Polling, supporters of President Donald Trump say he should be allowed to have a private email server.
"Forty-two percent of Trump voters think he should be allowed to have a private email server to just 39 percent who think he shouldn't be allowed to," according to a write-up of the poll.
And finally by a 42/39 spread Trump voters think he should be allowed to have a private email server: https://t.co/0kvoEMK527— PublicPolicyPolling (@ppppolls) January 26, 2017
The results are surprising, considering Trump's campaign included calling out Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonAttorney indicted on charge of lying to FBI as part of Durham investigation Durham seeking indictment of lawyer with ties to Democrats: reports Paul Ryan researched narcissistic personality disorder after Trump win: book MORE for using a private email server while she was Secretary of State.
According to another new report, at least four senior officials in President TrumpDonald TrumpOhio Republican who voted to impeach Trump says he won't seek reelection Youngkin breaks with Trump on whether Democrats will cheat in the Virginia governor's race Trump endorses challenger in Michigan AG race MORE’s White House have active accounts on a private Republican National Committee (RNC) email system.
Counselor Kellyanne Conway, White House press secretary Sean Spicer, chief strategist and senior counselor Stephen Bannon and senior adviser Jared Kushner — Trump's son-in-law — all have rnchq.org email accounts, Newsweek reported Wednesday.
Earlier this week, Trump called to end any further investigations of Clinton's email arrangement.
"I just don’t know. I mean, I hope so. From my standpoint we want to move on to the future, so I hope so. I don't know what the status of that is. I know it is a lot of very serious stuff, but I certainly hope so," Trump said in the Oval Office.