Survey Results – 2015

Results from the survey are tabulated from public opinion at a certain time and are unique to that time and place.

1st Quarter Results

2015-q1-1

A. Deficit Reduction 18%
B. Raise the Debt Ceiling 32%
C. Economic Recovery 24%
D. Securing our National Borders 26%

2015-q1-2

A. Yes 7%
B. No 65%
C. Undecided 28%

2015-q1-3

A. Very Satisfied 20%
B. Satisfied 28%
C. Dissatisfied 39%
D. Very dissatisfied 13%

2015-q1-4

A. Cut discretionary spending 42%
B. Reduce Farm subsidies 18%
C. Reduce Defense Spending 29%
D. Enact the recommendations of the Bowles-Simpson Plan 11%

2015-q1-5

A. Tax incentives to promote private sector job creation 41%
B. Federal subsidies to promote public sector job creation 15%
C. Changes to current regulatory environment 44%

2015-q1-6

A. Let the states and communities decide what action is best 24%
B. Ban high capacity magazines 8%
C. Increase mental health care and treatment of mental illness 30%
D. Do nothing 38%

2015-q1-7

A. Yes 42%
B. No 12%
C. Unsure 46%

2015-q1-8

A. Yes 11%
B. No 46%
C. Undecided 43%

2015-q1-9

A. Yes 50%
B. No 3%
C. Undecided 47%

2015-q1-10

A. Yes 78%
B. No 2%
C. Undecided 20%

2nd Quarter Results

2015-q2-1

A. Deficit Reduction 25%
B. Raise the Debt Ceiling 21%
C. Economic Recovery 26%
D. Securing our National Borders 28%

2015-q2-2

A. Yes 6%
B. No 72%
C. Undecided 22%

2015-q2-3

A. Very Satisfied 16%
B. Satisfied 30%
C. Dissatisfied 32%
D. Very dissatisfied 22%

2015-q2-4

A. Cut discretionary spending 45%
B. Reduce Farm subsidies 16%
C. Reduce Defense Spending 27%
D. Enact the recommendations of the Bowles-Simpson Plan 12%

2015-q2-5

A. Tax incentives to promote private sector job creation 47%
B. Federal subsidies to promote public sector job creation 11%
C. Changes to current regulatory environment 42%

2015-q2-6

A. Let the states and communities decide what action is best 20%
B. Ban high capacity magazines 6%
C. Increase mental health care and treatment of mental illness 41%
D. Do nothing 33%

2015-q2-7

A. Yes 38%
B. No 15%
C. Unsure 47%

2015-q2-8

A. Yes 8%
B. No 52%
C. Undecided 42%

2015-q2-9

A. Yes 54%
B. No 6%
C. Undecided 40%

2015-q2-10

A. Yes 81%
B. No 3%
C. Undecided 16%

3rd Quarter Results

2015-q3-1

A. Deficit Reduction 21%
B. Raise the Debt Ceiling 8%
C. Economic Recovery 28%
D. Securing our National Borders 43%

2015-q3-2

A. Yes 5%
B. No 78%
C. Undecided 17%

2015-q3-3

A. Very Satisfied 16%
B. Satisfied 32%
C. Dissatisfied 35%
D. Very dissatisfied 22%

2015-q3-4

A. Cut discretionary spending 46%
B. Reduce Farm subsidies 19%
C. Reduce Defense Spending 23%
D. Enact the recommendations of the Bowles-Simpson Plan 12%

2015-q3-5

A. Tax incentives to promote private sector job creation 45%
B. Federal subsidies to promote public sector job creation 9%
C. Changes to current regulatory environment 46%

2015-q3-6

A. Let the states and communities decide what action is best 13%
B. Ban high capacity magazines 9%
C. Increase mental health care and treatment of mental illness 43%
D. Do nothing 35%

2015-q3-7

A. Yes 36%
B. No 19%
C. Unsure 45%

2015-q3-8

A. Yes 8%
B. No 59%
C. Undecided 33%

2015-q3-9

A. Yes 61%
B. No 5%
C. Undecided 34%

2015-q3-10

A. Yes 85%
B. No 9%
C. Undecided 6%

4th Quarter Results

2015-q4-1

A. Deficit Reduction 24%
B. Raise the Debt Ceiling 6%
C. Economic Recovery 30%
D. Securing our National Borders 40%

2015-q4-2

A. Yes 4%
B. No 77%
C. Undecided 19%

2015-q4-3

A. Very Satisfied 11%
B. Satisfied 21%
C. Dissatisfied 41%
D. Very dissatisfied 27%

2015-q4-4

A. Cut discretionary spending 48%
B. Reduce Farm subsidies 21%
C. Reduce Defense Spending 12%
D. Enact the recommendations of the Bowles-Simpson Plan 19%

2015-q4-5

A. Add the National Guard to supplement Border Patrol efforts 51%
B. Return unaccompanied minors to their home countries 7%
C. Legislate that the FAA allow drones to monitor the border 42%

2015-q4-6

A. Let the states and communities decide what action is best 11%
B. Ban high capacity magazines 11%
C. Increase mental health care and treatment of mental illness 43%
D. Do nothing 35%

2015-q4-7

A. Yes 35%
B. No 23%
C. Unsure 42%

2015-q4-8

A. Yes 7%
B. No 61%
C. Undecided 32%

2015-q4-9

A. Yes 65%
B. No 6%
C. Undecided 29%

2015-q4-10

A. Yes 89%
B. No 6%
C. Undecided 5%