National Survey of
1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted May 13-14, 2015
By Rasmussen Reports
1* It has been five years since the major oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. How successful was the cleanup of the 2010 Gulf oil spill - very successful, somewhat successful, not very successful or not at all successful?
2* In the long-term, will the 2010 Gulf oil spill have a devastating impact on the environment, a major impact, a modest impact, a minor impact, or will it have little lasting impact on the environment?
3* The federal government has authorized deepwater drilling to resume near the site of the 2010 Gulf oil spill. Do you favor or oppose this decision?
4* Generally speaking, should deepwater oil drilling be allowed?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence