41% Believe Economy is Fair to Middle Class, 56% Say It’s Not
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Half of all voters believe the economy is fair to lower-income Americans but fewer think it is fair to the middle class.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 49% of Likely Voters believe the economy is at least somewhat fair to lower-income Americans, while 46% say it is not. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The national survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on December 12-13, 2012 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Fieldwork for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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