In particular, white Democrats who hold unfavorable views of Obama are
much more likely than those who have favorable opinions of him to say
that equal rights for minorities have been pushed too far; they also
are more likely to disapprove of interracial dating, and are more
concerned about the threat that immigrants may pose to American values.
In addition, nearly a quarter of white Democrats (23%) who hold a
negative view of Obama believe he is a Muslim.
Less educated and older white Democrats, who have not backed Obama
in most primary elections, hold these values more commonly than do