Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted February 12-13, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Is the average Democrat in Congress more conservative than the average Democratic voter, more liberal or about the same?
2* Is the average Republican in Congress more conservative than the average Republican voter, more liberal or about the same?
3* Over the past several years, have Republicans in Congress done a good job of representing Republican values? Or have Republicans in Congress lost touch with Republican voters from throughout the nation?
4* Over the past several years, have Democrats in Congress done a good job of representing Democratic values? Or have Democrats in Congress lost touch with Democratic voters from throughout the nation?
5* Looking to the future, is it more important for the Republican Party to stand for what it believes in or to work with President Obama?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence