Here's Why Ben Carson Doesn't Have Any Meat On His Pizza
Will Republican voters dismiss Ben Carson for his vegetarian habits? A poll suggests it could have an effect on public perception.By Katie Link | November 2, 2015
They say you are what you eat. Well, if that's really the case, some Republicans might have an issue voting for Ben Carson.
Carson is a longtime vegetarian. And according to a 2013 study by Public Policy Polling, some 30 percent of Republicans have a negative view of vegetarians. By contrast, only 16 percent of Democrats hold an unfavorable view of the meat-averse.