Questions - State Debates - October 11-12, 2014
National Survey of
1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted October 11-12, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How important is it for candidates for the Senate or for governor to hold televised debates – very important, somewhat important, not very important or not at all important?
2* Are you more likely to watch a televised debate between candidates for statewide office or are you more likely to learn about the debate from news accounts after it is over?
3* Do debates give voters a good sense of where candidates stand on issues?
4* In terms of how you will vote, how important are debates between candidates for statewide office – very important, somewhat important, not very important or not at all important?
5* Have you ever changed the way you were going to vote after watching a debate between candidates for statewide office?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence