National Survey of 1,000
Conducted January 13-14, 2011
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about the shooting of a congresswoman and others in Arizona?
2* Generally speaking, how do you rate President Obama’s response to the shooting in Arizona…..Excellent, Good, Fair or Poor?
3* Generally speaking, how do you rate the media’s coverage of the shooting in Arizona….Excellent, Good, Fair or Poor?
4* Has news coverage of the Arizona shootings focused too much on the political implications of the shooting, not enough on the political implications or has the coverage been about right?
5* Will the shooting incident in Arizona have a lasting positive impact on the nation’s political dialogue, a lasting negative impact, or will the incident be forgotten and nothing will change?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence