A new Gallup poll finds that Americans are paying less attention to the Benghazi and IRS “scandals” than they typically do to major news stories.
Republicans are more likely than Independents or Democrats to be following both stories.
They are also more inclined to believe both stories merit serious investigation.
Here’s why that’s bad news for the GOP:
Not only is the deficit lower than it has been in five years, but so is the percentage of Americans who identify themselves as Republicans.