National Survey of 1,000 Likely
Conducted August 3-4, 2009
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Has President Obama cut taxes for 95% of Americans?
36% Not sure
2* To cover the cost of health care reform, how likely is it that taxes will have to be raised on the middle class?
17% Somewhat likely
14% Not very likely
4% Not at all likely
7% Not sure
3* If you had to make a choice which is more important—tax cuts for the middle class or new spending for healthcare reform?
cuts for the middle class
34% New spending for health care reform
12% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence