National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted May 28-29, 2011
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Looking back, was it a good idea or a bad idea for the federal government to provide bailout funding for banks and other financial institutions?
2* Who has benefited more from the
government bailout of the financial industry - Wall Street or the average
3* Did most of the bailout money go to the people who created the economic crisis?
4* Was the financial meltdown due more to largely uncontrollable economic circumstances, insufficient government regulation or criminal behavior by some in the financial industry?
5* Has the federal government been aggressive enough in pursuing possible criminal behavior by major Wall Street bankers?
6* Is the federal government more concerned with making Wall Street firms profitable or making sure the U.S. financial system works well for all Americans?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence