36% Think U.S. Economy Is Fair
Belief that the U.S. economy is fair continues to fall, but the Political Class sees a much rosier picture than Mainstream voters do.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that just 36% of Likely U.S. Voters now view the economy as at least somewhat fair. Fifty-two percent (52%) see it as unfair. These figures include only five percent (5%) who say the economy is Very Fair and 18% who think it is Not At All Fair. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on May 1-2, 2013 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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