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Questions - West Virginia Senate - September 27, 2010

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West Virginia Survey of 500 Likely Voters
Conducted September 27, 2010
By Rasmussen Reports

1* If the 2010 election for United States Senate were held today would you vote for Republican John Raese or Democrat Joe Manchin?

48% Raese
46% Manchin
  2% Some other candidate
  4% Not sure

2* I’m going to read you a short list of people in the News. For each, please let me know if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression.

 

Raese

Manchin

 

3* Have the current policies of the federal government put the U.S. economy on the right course?

 

4* Some people say the nation’s current economic problems are due to the recession which began under the Bush Administration. Others say the problems are being caused more by the policies President Obama has put in place since taking office. Which point of view comes closest to your own?

 

5* Do you consider yourself part of the Tea Party Movement?

 

6* Is The Tea Party movement good for the country or bad for the country?

 

7* Should all U.S. Troops be brought home from Afghanistan immediately or should a firm timetable be established to bring all U.S. troops home from Afghanistan within a year?

 

8*I’m going to read you a short list of issues in the news. For each, please let me know which political party you trust more to handle that issue.

 

Taxes
Immigration

9* How would you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as President… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?

10* How would you rate the job Joe Manchin has been doing as Governor… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence