Tuesday, April 12, 2011

3 major polls show 62-71% OPPOSE debt ceiling hike


April 4 NBC/WJS Poll: 62% - Do not raise the debt ceiling
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Feb. 7, 2011 - THE HILL POLL: 62% oppose raising the $14.3T debt ceiling

Only 27 percent of likely voters favor raising the nation’s $14.3 trillion debt ceiling, while 62 percent oppose it, according to an exclusive poll for The Hill.

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Jan 12, 2011 - 71% Oppose raising Debt Ceiling
Public strongly opposes debt ceiling increase: Reuters/Ipsos
http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/01/12/us-usa-poll-spending-idUSTRE70B38620110112

Some 71 percent of those surveyed oppose increasing the borrowing authority, the focus of a brewing political battle over federal spending. Only 18 percent support an increase.