Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted January 27-28, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports
1* In the race for the Republican nomination, are there too many candidate debates, too few debates or about the right number?
2* There have been nearly twenty Republican debates this election season. How many debates have you watched at least a portion of – none, 1-5, 6-10 or more than 10?
3* Do the debate moderators ask mostly about important issues, minor issues or meaningless trivia?
4* Have the Republican debates been mostly informative or mostly useless?
5* Generally speaking, how important are debates in determining how you will vote?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence