Overwhelming majority of voters want final Mueller report released: poll

Overwhelming majority of voters want final Mueller report released: poll

The overwhelming majority of voters say it is important that 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 final report be released to the public, according to a new poll.

Suffolk University–USA Today poll found that about 62 percent of voters said it is very important that the findings of Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election be made public, while another 20 percent said they think it is somewhat important.


Fourteen percent of people surveyed said it is either "not particularly important" or not at all important that the report be released.

The poll's findings come after last week's unanimous House vote in support of a resolution that calls for the report to be made public. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) later blocked the measure in the Senate.

“Finally, the voting public and Congress agree on something. With the investigation in its third year, people want to know what the investigation uncovered and whether President TrumpDonald John Trump2020 Democrats spar over socialism ahead of first debate Senate passes .5 billion border bill, setting up fight with House 'Teflon Don' avoids the scorn of the 'family values' GOP — again MORE colluded with the Russians or directed others to collude with the Russians," said David Paleologos, director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center in Boston.

The poll was conducted March 13–17 among 1,000 voters. The survey has a margin of error of plus or minus 3 percentage points.

Mueller is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, including possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump campaign. The special counsel has secured guilty pleas or convictions of several of Trump's former associates, including former campaign chairman Paul ManafortPaul John ManafortREAD: Hannity, Manafort messages released by judge Manafort, Hannity talk Trump, Mueller in previously undisclosed messages FBI, warned early and often that Manafort file might be fake, used it anyway MORE and former personal attorney Michael CohenMichael Dean CohenHouse Intelligence Committee to subpoena Trump associate Felix Sater Hicks repeatedly blocked by White House from answering Judiciary questions The Hill's Morning Report - Trump and House Democrats resume battle MORE.

Mueller's team has also indicted Roger StoneRoger Jason StoneJudge orders Roger Stone to file rebuttal to allegation he violated gag order Federal prosecutors allege Roger Stone violated gag order with Instagram posts House panel subpoenas Flynn, Gates MORE, a longtime adviser to Trump.

Trump regularly derides Mueller's probe as a "witch hunt," saying there was no collusion between his campaign and the Kremlin.