National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted March 17-18, 2009
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed news stories about bonuses paid to executives at American International Group, the firm know as AIG that received a $170-billion government bailout?
55% Very closely
33% Somewhat closely
8% Not very closely
2% Not at all
2% Not sure
2* Should AIG executives who received bonuses be required to give the money back?
7% Not sure
3* Who will benefit more from the recent
government bailouts – Wall Street or the average
17% Not sure
4* Is most of the bailout money going to the people who created the economic crisis?
14% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence