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Questions - Federal Reserve - September 18-19, 2013

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National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted September 18-19, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports

1* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of the Federal Reserve?

 

2* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression of Ben Bernanke?

 

3* Does the chairman of the Federal Reserve have too much power, not enough power or about the right amount of power over the economy?

 

4* Is the Federal Reserve chairman influenced by the president in his decision making or is he truly independent of the administration?

 

5* Do big banks and other major financial institutions have too much insider influence over the actions of the Federal Reserve?

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence