National Survey of
Conducted July 29-30, 2011
By Rasmussen Reports
Does the U.S. Constitution mandate a separation of church and state?
Is the separation of Church and State supposed to protect the Church from the
government or the government from the Church?
Workers cleaning up after the 9/11 attacks on the WorldTradeCenter raised a
cross-shaped steel beam found in the rubble as a symbol of hope. Now a group is
suing to keep it from being included in the memorial being built on the site,
saying it violates the separation of church and state. Do you favor or oppose
including the so-called 9/11 cross in the memorial on the WorldTradeCenter site?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling
Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence