Survey of 750 Likely Voters
Conducted June 4-5, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* If the 2014 election for governor of Iowa were held today, would you vote for Republican Terry Branstad or Democrat Jack Hatch?
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. If you’ve never heard of that person, just let me know.
3* Generally speaking, how would you rate the U.S. economy these days?
4* How would you rate your own personal finances these days?
5* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of the new health care law?
6* How important is it for Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform legislation this year – very important, somewhat important, not very important or not at all important?
7* Is your state government too big or too small? Or is the size about right?
8* Which candidate for governor do you trust more to deal with government spending?
9* Which candidate for governor do you trust more to deal with taxes?
10* Which candidate for governor do you trust more on social issues?
11* Which candidate for governor do you trust more on government ethics and corruption?
12* How do you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as President?
13* How would you rate the job Terry Branstad 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