Inflation: Voters Expect Issue Will Matter in November
Most voters rate President Joe Biden poor for his handling of the economy, and say inflation will be a very important issue this fall in the midterm elections.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 83% of Likely U.S. Voters believe inflation will be an important issue in this year’s congressional elections, including 60% who think the issue will be Very Important. Only 14% don’t expect inflation to be important in the midterms. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on May 2-3, 2022 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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