National Survey of
1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted October 31-November 1, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you been following recent news reports about the upcoming midterm elections?
2* How important are racial issues to your vote?
3* Do political candidates discuss racial issues too much or too little in their campaigns? Or is the level of discussion about right?
4* Do most politicians raise racial issues to address real problems or to get elected?
5* Think for a moment about people who oppose President Obama's policies. Do people oppose the president’s policies primarily because they believe the policies are bad or is their opposition due to racism?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence