Voters Worry About Plan to Trim Social Security Benefits for the Wealthy
Voters are almost evenly divided over New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s proposal to reduce or eliminate Social Security payouts to wealthier Americans, but they worry that those who earn less might lose their benefits, too, to keep Social Security afloat. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The national survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on April 15-16, 2015 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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