National Survey of
1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted May 7 and 10, 2015
By Rasmussen Reports
1* As part of the effort to fight terrorism, the National Security Agency has been tracking telephone calls and emails made by millions of Americans. Do you favor or oppose the NSA’s tracking of these phone calls and e-mails?
2* How likely is it that the NSA phone and email surveillance programs have inappropriately violated the privacy of innocent Americans?
3* Which is more important—protecting the privacy of most Americans or protecting the country from possible terrorist attack?
4* Is it possible to satisfy public concern about the NSA surveillance program and still keep track of the nation’s terrorist enemies?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence