Majority of Americans Approve of Holder Contempt Vote, Want Obama to Come Clean on Fast and Furious

Katie Pavlich

7/9/2012 11:52:00 AM - Katie Pavlich

According to a new CNN/ORC poll, the majority of Americans believe the vote to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress after his refusal to turn over subpoenaed Operation Fast and Furious documents was justified and the right decision while a vast majority believe President Obama should come clean about the program.

Nearly three-quarters of Republicans approve of the move, as do a majority of independent voters, while a plurality of Democrats oppose the vote.

 

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More people approve of the contempt vote against Holder than they do of President Obama in general according to Gallup numbers:

 

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