South Carolina Survey of 750 Likely Voters
Conducted April 14-15, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* In thinking about the 2014 election for governor of South Carolina, suppose you had a choice between Republican Nikki Haley and Democrat Vincent Sheheen. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Nikki Haley or Democrat Vincent Sheheen?
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. 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* 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?
7* Which candidate for South Carolina governor do you trust more to deal with government spending?
8* Which candidate for governor do you trust more to deal with taxes?
9* Which candidate for governor do you trust more on social issues?
10* Last one, which candidate for governor do you trust more when it comes to dealing with government ethics and corruption?
11* How would you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as president?
12* How would you rate the job Nikki Haley has been doing as governor?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence