National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted October 16-17, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about the National Security Agency?
2* As part of the effort to fight terrorism, the National Security Agency has been tracking telephone calls and e-mails made by millions of Americans. Do you favor or oppose the NSA’s tracking of these phone calls and e-mails?
3* In thinking about these surveillance efforts, do you trust the president, the executive branch, Congress and federal judges to make sure the program is abiding by the Constitution?
4* How likely is it that the continuing disclosure of the NSA phone and email surveillance programs is hurting U.S. national security?
5* How likely is it that the NSA phone and email surveillance programs have inappropriately violated the privacy of innocent Americans?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence