National Survey of 1,000 Likely
Conducted December 3-4, 2010
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news stories about offshore oil drilling?
2* Should offshore oil drilling be allowed?
3* A new
seven-year ban on oil and gas drilling in the eastern Gulf of Mexico and along
eastern seaboard was put in place this week. Do you favor or oppose a new
seven-year ban on offshore drilling in some parts of the
4* Will the new seven-year ban on offshore oil drilling increase the price of gasoline, decrease the price of gasoline, or have no impact?
5* Is the new seven-year ban on offshore oil drilling good for the economy, bad for the economy, or does it have no impact on the economy?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence