The poll was conducted in the days immediately following reports from The Atlantic and other presidential media that US soldiers and America’s war deaths were belittled. Trump reportedly said a burial ground for fallen Marines was “full of losers,” believed captured soldiers who went missing in action “performed poorly and … deserved what they got,” and refused to admit wounded veterans such as Amputee from a military parade.
The President and a group of current and former administrators have denied making such remarks, while Biden described the reports as “absolutely damned” and said, “I have never been as disappointed with a leader in my entire career as I worked with , President or otherwise. “
Of the registered voters polled by Monmouth, 71
The Monmouth University poll, conducted September 3-8, polled 758 registered voters with a margin of error of plus or minus 3.6 percentage points.