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Questions - Cain Sexual Harrassment Allegations - November 7-8, 2011

Most Believe Reporters Publish Damaging Info First, Check Facts Later
51% Now Say Allegations Against Cain Likely to Be Serious and True
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National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted November 7-8, 2011
By Rasmussen Reports

1* Suppose a reporter found information that he knew would hurt a candidate he didn’t like. Would the reporter be more likely to publish the information before determining if it was true or

2* How closely have you followed recent news stories concerning allegations of sexual harassment against a presidential candidate?

3* Recent news stories have focused on accusations of sexual harassment by Herman Cain. How likely is it that the allegations of sexual harassment were both serious and true?

4* How would you rate the way that Herman Cain and his campaign have responded to the

5* Is Herman Cain more ethical, less ethical or about as ethical as most politicians?

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