A new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds overwhelming support among Americans for actions aimed at limiting the spread of the coronavirusBy HANNAH FINGERHUT Associated PressApril 1, 2020, 6:15 PM3 min readWASHINGTON — A new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that a majority of Republicans and Democrats alike approve of how state and local governments are handling the coronavirus outbreak. Fewer than half of Americans say the same of the response by the federal government and President Donald Trump, opinions driven by deeply partisan views about the president and his administration. Among other findings in the survey, conducted March 26-29 among American adults: — Worries about the coronavirus continue to grow. Half of Americans are very or extremely worried they or someone in their family will be infected, up from 31% two weeks ago and 22% six weeks ago. About 34% are somewhat worried, while just 16% say they are not worried about COVID-19. Democrats are more likely to say they’re very worried than Republicans, 61% to 35%. — Across party lines, overwhelming shares of Americans favor a number of actions aimed at limiting the spread of the outbreak,


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