National Survey of
1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted April 21-22, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news stories about the terrorist manhunt in Boston?
2* How would you rate the way law enforcement agencies have handled the investigation of the Boston Marathon bombings and their pursuit of the suspects in the case – excellent, good, fair or poor?
3* How would you rate the way the media have covered the events in Boston – excellent, good, fair or poor?
4* Which is more likely – the bombing suspects acted alone or they were part of a larger conspiracy?
5* Does the government focus too much on the potential threat from domestic Islamic terrorism, not enough or is the focus about right?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence