Questions - Christie/Bridgegate - January 9, 2014
New Jersey Survey of 800 Likely Voters
Conducted January 9, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about Governor Chris Christie?
2* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of Chris Christie?
3* Is Chris Christie more ethical, less ethical or about as ethical as most politicians?
4* Do most elected officials use their offices to help those who support them and punish those who oppose them?
5* How likely is it that Governor Christie was aware at the time that traffic lanes onto the George Washington Bridge were being closed as retaliation against the mayor of Fort Lee for refusing to support Christie’s reelection?
6* Should staffers who ordered those traffic lane closures as political retaliation be fired?
7* Should staffers who ordered those traffic lane closures as political retaliation be criminally prosecuted?
8* How likely is it that some members of Governor Christie’s staff retaliated against other political officials who refused to support his reelection?
9* If it is proven that Christie approved of retaliation against an elected official who refused to support him, should he resign as governor?
10* Because of the Fort Lee incident, are you more likely or less likely to vote for Christie to be president in 2016? Or will it have no impact on your voting decision?
11* 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?
12* How would you rate the job Chris Christie 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 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence