Friday, October 01, 2010
Most U.S. voters still feel lower taxes - and less government spending - are part of the solution to the nation's economic problems. But they also tend to think taxes and spending will rise instead during the Obama years.
A new Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of Likely U.S. Voters finds that 58% think tax cuts help the economy. Fifty-three percent (53%) also think decreases in government spending are good for the economy. (To see survey question wording, click here).
The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on September 28-29, 2010 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95%level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.Rasmussen subscribers can log in to read the rest of this article.
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