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58% of Americans approve of Mueller's Russia probe

Nearly half of those surveyed believe Trump likely committed a crime. Photo: Evan Vucci / AP

Per a new Washington Post/ABC News poll of 1,005 people, 58% of Americans approve of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, and 49% believe President Trump likely committed a crime.

Behind the numbers: Among the 58% of respondents who approve of the probe, 78% are Democrats, 56% are Independents, and 38% are Republicans.