Questions - Filibuster - January 10-11, 2022
National Survey of 1,000 U.S. Likely Voters
Conducted January 10-11,
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about the U.S. Senate?
2* In the Senate, a filibuster can prevent a vote from taking place unless 60 senators agree. Some Democrats want to change the Senate rules so that a vote must be held whenever a majority of senators agree. Do you favor or oppose the plan to change the rules and eliminate the filibuster?
3* Do you agree or disagree with this statement: "The legislative filibuster... is the most important distinction between the Senate and the House. Without the 60-vote threshold for legislation, the Senate becomes a majoritarian institution like the House... no Senator would like to see that happen"?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence