National Survey of 1,000 American Adults
Conducted July 28 and
By Rasmussen Reports
1* John Hinckley Jr. severely wounded President Ronald Reagan in a 1981 assassination attempt, also wounding two Secret Service officers and critically injuring Reagan’s press secretary James Brady. Hinckley was found not guilty on grounds of insanity and has been confined in a mental institution ever since. Do you agree or disagree with a federal judge’s decision to release Hinckley to live permanently with his elderly mother?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/-3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence