Poll: 68 percent want Mueller report made public

Poll: 68 percent want Mueller report made public

A majority of Americans want the report of special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerTop Republican considered Mueller subpoena to box in Democrats Kamala Harris says her Justice Dept would have 'no choice' but to prosecute Trump for obstruction Dem committees win new powers to investigate Trump MORE's investigation to be released, according to a poll released Wednesday. 

According to a Politico/Morning Consult poll, 68 percent of voters surveyed support the release of Mueller's findings, while 10 percent do not. The report's release has broad support from both parties, with 79 percent of Democrats supporting the release while 5 percent do not and 59 percent of Republicans supporting the release while 18 percent do not. 

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Where the parties split, however, is on whether the Trump administration should be allowed to redact part of the report. Only 11 percent of Democrats believe the administration has the right to do so, while 52 percent of Republicans believe it does. Overall, 28 percent of respondents believe Trump should be allowed to redact parts of the report, while 49 percent do not. 

Researchers surveyed respondents between Feb. 22 and Feb. 24, and the poll's margin of error is 2 percentage points.

Mueller is investigating whether Russia interfered in the 2016 election, including whether the foreign power colluded with the Trump campaign. Trump has repeatedly insisted there was no collusion and that the Mueller probe is a "witch hunt."

President TrumpDonald John TrumpUS-Saudi Arabia policy needs a dose of 'realpolitik' Trump talks to Swedish leader about rapper A$AP Rocky, offers to vouch for his bail Matt Gaetz ahead of Mueller hearing: 'We are going to reelect the president' MORE's former attorney Michael Cohen will testify to Congress on Wednesday and is expected to dispute the president's denials that the campaign was in communication with Russia. 

Mueller's investigation is overseen by the Department of Justice. It remains to be seen whether newly confirmed Attorney General William Barr will release Mueller's findings.