57% Say U.S. Doesn’t Spend Enough on Roads, Bridges and Tunnels
Most Americans think the United States doesn’t spend enough on infrastructure like roads and bridges and believe that’s a job for state governments to tackle.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that just 23% of American Adults think the United States spends about the right amount of money on roads, bridges and tunnels. Six percent (6%) feel the country spends too much on infrastructure, but 57% say it doesn’t spend enough. Fourteen percent (14%) are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The national survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on May 4-5, 2014 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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