Monday, February 25, 2013
President Obama continues to earn mixed reviews on the issues of gun control and immigration, with distinctly partisan differences of opinion in both cases.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 43% of Likely U.S. Voters rate the way the president is handling issues related to gun control as good or excellent. Thirty-four percent (34%) think he is doing a poor job in this area.
Similarly, 43% give the president good or excellent marks on his handling of immigration issues, while 35% rate his job performance in this area as poor. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on February 22-23, 2013 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.Rasmussen subscribers can log in to read the rest of this article.
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