National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted December 8-9, 2008
By Rasmussen Reports
1* President Elect Obama has proposed making a substantial investment in roads, bridges and public buildings to lift the sagging economy and create jobs. Do you favor or oppose this proposal?
16% Not sure
2* Will a major government investment in such projects be good for the economy or bad for the economy?
10% It will have no impact
14% Not sure
3* Will a major government investment in such projects create a substantial number of new jobs?
25% Not sure
4* Will your own personal taxes go up, go down or stay the same during the first year Barack Obama is President?
32% Stay the same
19% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence