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Questions - Tea Party - August 25-26, 2013

42% of Republicans Like Shutdown Strategy to Stop Funding of Health Care Law
45% of GOP Voters Think It's Very Important for Party Leaders to Work With Tea Party
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National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters

Conducted August 25-26, 2013

By Rasmussen Reports


1* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of the Tea Party?


2* Over the past year, has the Tea Party become more influential or less influential?


3* Looking to the future, how important is it for Republicans in Congress to work with the Tea Party?


4* Will threatening to vote against a government funding bill unless it cuts off funding for the president’s health care law help the Republican party, hurt the Republican party or have no impact?


5* Do you consider yourself to part of the Tea Party movement?



NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence