There are Republicans, and then there are “Fox News Republicans” — and on some issues, there’s a statistically significant gap between the two.
That’s according to the latest survey on American values conducted annually by the Public Religion Research Institute, a nonprofit based in Washington, D.C.
The organization found that about 40% of Republicans say they trust Fox News more than any other news source, comprising what the institute’s founder and CEO Robert P. Jones called “a party within a party.”
While the so-called “Fox News Republicans” is a minority, it’s a “big minority” whose views diverge by more than 10 percentage points from other Republicans in many areas, including their views on President Donald Trump and whether voting by mail is secure.
For the most part, Fox…