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Questions - Michigan Senate - June 14, 2012

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Michigan Survey of 500 Likely Voters
Conducted June 14, 2012

By Rasmussen Reports


1* In thinking about the 2012 election for U.S. Senate, suppose you had a choice between Republican Clark Durant and Democrat Debbie Stabenow.  If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Clark Durant or Democrat Debbie Stabenow?


2* Suppose the Republicans nominate Peter Hoekstra.  If the 2012 election for U S senate were held today, would you vote for Republican Peter Hoekstra or Democrat Debbie Stabenow?


3* I’m going to read you a short list of people in the news. For each, please let me know if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression.


Debbie Stabenow

Clark Durant

Peter Hoekstra


4* How would you rate your own personal finances these days? 

5* Are your personal finances getting better these days, or worse?

6* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of public employee unions?


7* Looking back, was the government bailout of General Motors and Chrysler a success or a failure?


8* When it comes to the government bailout of GM and Chrysler, did the government make money, lose money or break even?

9* Official estimates indicate that the government will lose tens of billions of dollars on the auto bailouts. Knowing that the government lost money on the auto bailouts, would you say that the bailouts were a success or a failure?

10* How would you rate the job Rick Snyder has been doing as governor…do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?


NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence