Questions - Core Four States - March 10-15, 2012
Carolina-Virginia Survey of 500 Likely Voters
Conducted March 10-15, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports
1* In thinking about the 2012 presidential election, suppose you had a choice between Republican Mitt Romney and Democrat Barack Obama. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Mitt Romney or Democrat Barack Obama?
2* What if the Republicans nominate Rick Santorum? If the 2012 presidential election were held today, would you vote for Republican Rick Santorum or Democrat Barack Obama?
3* How would you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as president … do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?
4* Generally speaking, do you feel things in this country are going in the right direction or have they gotten off on the wrong track?
5* If the elections for Congress were held today, would you vote for the Republican candidate or for the Democratic candidate?
6* In terms of how you will vote in the next national election, are you primarily interested in National Security issues such as the War in Afghanistan and the War on Terror, Economic issues such as jobs and economic growth, Domestic Issues like Social Security and Health Care, Cultural issues such as same-sex marriage and abortion, or Fiscal issues such as taxes and government spending?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence