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Questions - Government Spying on the Media - January 10 and 13, 2019

Most Believe the Government Spies on Journalists, Political Opponents
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National Survey of 1,000 U.S. Likely Voters

Conducted January 10 and 13, 2019
By Rasmussen Reports


1* How likely is it that the U.S. government spies on critical journalists and political opponents?


2* (Answered by 615 who believe that government spies on journalists/political opponents.) Do you trust the government’s judgment when it spies on U.S. citizens?


NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence