Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted December 26, 2011
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about the payroll tax cut debate in Congress?
2* Do you strongly favor, somewhat favor, somewhat oppose, or strongly oppose cutting Social Security payroll taxes for all of 2012?
3* Do you strongly favor, somewhat favor, somewhat oppose, or strongly oppose building the Keystone XL pipeline?
4* When thinking about the impact of the payroll tax cut on your own life, will a 2% cut in the payroll tax have a significant impact on your own personal spending and investment plans next year?
5* If the payroll tax cut is extended for the full year of 2012, will it help the economy a lot, help the economy a little, have no impact on the economy, hurt the economy a little, or hurt the economy a lot?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence