Our online poll about the partial government shutdown that has now lasted a month showed divisions among our readership.

Of those who responded, 68 percent felt the shutdown was not needed. Nearly 45 percent hold Republicans responsible for the shutdown, while 38 percent blame Democrats. In a separate question, 58 percent blame President Trump.

On the topic of a border wall, 54 percent of our responding readers oppose the wall and 41 percent support it.

The results are shown in the chart below.