National Survey of 1,000 Likely
Conducted March 2-3, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news stories about the automatic reductions in government spending known as the sequester?
2* In terms of your own personal life, how much of an impact have you felt from the sequester?
3* Looking ahead, how will the sequester impact the overall economy? Will it have a very positive impact, a somewhat positive impact, no impact, a somewhat negative impact, or a very negative impact?
4* Looking ahead again, in terms of your own life, will the sequester have a very positive impact, a somewhat positive impact, no impact, a somewhat negative impact, or a very negative impact?
5* Did the sequester cut federal spending too much or not enough?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence