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Questions - Trust on Issues - September 14-15, 18-19, 2011

GOP Voters Strongly Believe Perry, Romney Can Beat Obama in 2012
Voters Trust Republicans More Than Democrats on Economy
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National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters

Conducted September 14-15 & 18-19, 2011

By Rasmussen Reports


1* I’m going to read you a short list of issues in the news. For each, please let me know which political party you trust more to handle that issue.




National security and the War on Terror

War in Iraq

War in Afghanistan


Government ethics and corruption


Health care

Social Security



NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence