Alaska Survey of 713 Likely Voters
Conducted September 23-24, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How would you rate the job Sean Parnell has been doing as governor… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?
2* If the election for governor of Alaska was held today, would you vote for Republican Sean Parnell or Independent Bill Walker?
3* 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. If you’ve never heard of that person, just let me know.
4* Generally speaking, how would you rate the U.S. economy these days? Excellent, good, fair, or poor?
5* How would you rate your own personal finances these days?
6* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of the new health care law?
7* Generally speaking, would you prefer a more active government with more services and higher taxes or a smaller government with fewer services and lower taxes?
8* Is your state better off than it was four years ago?
9* Is there more negative political advertising this election year than in previous years, less negative political advertising or is the amount of negative advertising about the same?
10* Which candidate for governor of Alaska do you trust more to deal with government spending?
11* Okay, which candidate for governor do you trust more to deal with taxes?
12* Fine, which candidate for governor do you trust more on social issues?
13* Which candidate for governor do you trust more on government ethics and corruption?
14* 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 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence