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• 52 percent overall say the tax legislation will “hurt” people like themselves; 73 percent of Republicans and 36 percent of Democrats agree.

• 46 percent overall say the legislation will hurt the economy; 69 percent of Republicans and 25 percent of Democrats agree.

• 38 percent overall approve of the legislation; 16 percent of Republicans and 58 percent of Democrats agree.

Source: A Pew Research Center for the People & the Press survey of 1,003 U.S. adults conducted Jan. 3-6.

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