A majority of Americans believe US President Donald Trump does not deserve receiving the Nobel Peace Prize, according to a new poll.
Just 24 percent of registered voters said that Trump deserves the award, compared to 61 percent who said he does not, the Politico/Morning Consult poll released Wednesday found.
Among Democratic Party voters, only 5 percent said that Trump deserves the peace prize, compared to 87 percent who said he does not.
Half of Republicans, on the other hand, said Trump deserves the award, while 32 percent said he does not.
Independent voters fell closer to Democrats in their perceptions of whether Trump deserves the prize, with only 19 percent saying he does and 61 percent saying he does not.
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