A new ABC News/Washington Post poll shows a majority of Americans say Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans are responsible for the ongoing shutdown of the federal government.
• 53% say Trump/Republicans to blame for the shutdown; 29% say it’s the Democrats fault
• Only 24% of those polled believe there is a ‘crisis’ at the US/Mexican border
• Support for Trump’s wall has increased, primarily among Republicans, to 42%; a majority 54% still oppose building the wall
• 66% oppose the idea of Donald Trump declaring a ‘national emergency’ to get his wall