Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Yet another Poll showing overwhelming opposition to Debt Ceiling Increase

HELLOOOO Congress, this is a poll of Registered VOTERS!!!

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National Adults
Do you support or oppose doing each of the following to deal with the federal budget deficit: Raise the federal debt ceiling?
SupportOpposeUnsure
Row %Row %Row %
Registered Voters24%69%7%
Party IDDemocrat36%53%11%
Republican16%79%5%
Independent22%74%4%
Tea Party Supporters16%81%3%
Political IdeologyLiberal43%50%7%
Moderate24%70%6%
Conservative19%76%5%
President Obama's April 13th SpeechBefore26%64%10%
After21%73%6%
RegionNortheast28%64%8%
Midwest22%73%5%
South21%68%11%
West25%67%8%
Household IncomeLess than $50,00026%64%10%
$50,000 or more19%74%6%
EducationNot college graduate23%66%11%
College graduate24%71%5%
AgeUnder 4523%67%10%
45 or older24%69%7%
RaceWhite23%70%7%
Non-white25%64%12%
GenderMen23%74%3%
Women24%63%13%
Obama Approval RatingApprove35%58%7%
Disapprove16%78%6%
Interview TypeLandline23%69%8%
Cell Phone26%66%8%
Marist Poll National Registered Voters Split Sample: Interviews conducted April 10th through April 14th, 2011, N=555 MOE +/- 4.5%. Totals may not add to 100 due to rounding.