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Questions - Tea Party - December 15-16, 2010

41% Expect Tea Party To Play Bigger Role in 2012
Most Tea Party Members Think Those They Elected Won’t Sell Out, Others Aren’t So Sure
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National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted December 15-16, 2010

By Rasmussen Reports

 

1* Will the Tea Party play a bigger role in the 2012 political campaigns than in 2010  a smaller role in the 2012 political campaigns than in 2010 or will their role be about the same?

 

 

2* Will Tea Party candidates elected in November remain true to their beliefs or become just like other politicians?

 

 

3* How likely is it that the politicians in Washington, D.C. will satisfy Tea Party activists over the next two years?

 

 

4* Do you consider yourself part of the Tea Party Movement? (If “no” or “not sure”): Do you have any close friends or family members who are part of the Tea Party Movement?

 

 

 

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