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Questions - 2012 Wisconsin President - October 29, 2012

Wisconsin: Obama 49%, Romney 49%

Wisconsin Survey of 750 Likely Voters
Conducted October 29, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports

 *Please note that we split the survey to rotate the order of the candidates, so while half will hear the Republican first, the other half hears the Democrat mentioned first.

 1* If the 2012 presidential election were held today, would you vote for Republican Mitt Romney or Democrat Barack Obama?

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

Mitt Romney
Barack Obama

3* Whom do you trust more to handle the economy…Mitt Romney or Barack Obama?

4* Who do you trust more to handle national security issues…Mitt Romney or Barack Obama?

5* Whom do you trust more to handle energy policy….Mitt Romney or Barack Obama?

6* If Mitt Romney is elected president and Republicans win control of Congress, is the economy likely to get better, get worse, or stay about the same?

7* If President Obama is reelected and Democrats regain control of Congress, is the economy likely to get better, get worse, or stay about the same? 

8* Generally speaking, how would you rate the U.S. economy these days? Excellent, good, fair, or poor?

9* Are economic conditions in the country getting better or worse?

10* 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?

   
NOTE:
Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence