46% Say Drunk Driving Laws Not Tough Enough
A sizable number of Americans still don't believe drunk driving laws are tough enough, but adults in this country are narrowly divided over how sentences for those crimes should be determined.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey shows that 46% of Americans believe current drunk driving laws are not tough enough, but 39% think they are about right. Only nine percent (9%) feel those laws are too tough. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Adults nationwide was conducted on November 9-10, 2012 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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