of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted October 22-23, 2010
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Is it fair to describe the Democratic Party in Congress as the party of Big Government?
2* Is it fair to describe the Republican Party in Congress as the party of Big Business?
3* Is it fair to say that neither party in Congress is the party of the American people?
4* Some people say that Republicans and Democrats are so much alike that an entirely new party is needed to represent the American people. Do you agree?
5* How likely is it that a third party candidate will be elected President of the United States within the next ten years?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence