South Dakota Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted February 25-26, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How would you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as President?
2* How would you rate the job Dennis Daugaard has been doing as governor?
3* In thinking about the 2014 election for U.S. Senate, suppose you had a choice between Republican Mike Rounds or Democrat Rick Weiland. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Mike Rounds or Democrat Rick Weiland?
4* In thinking about the 2014 election for governor of South Dakota, suppose you had a choice between Republican Dennis Daugaard and Democrat Joe Lowe. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Dennis Daugaard or Democrat Joe Lowe?
5* 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.
6* Generally speaking, how would you rate the U.S. economy these days?
7* How would you rate your own personal finances these days?
8* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of the new health care law?
9* 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?
10* Do you strongly favor, somewhat favor, somewhat oppose, or strongly oppose building the Keystone XL pipeline?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence