Emily Swanson | July 15, 2010
2010 Congress: Generic Ballot
All adults: 43% Democratic candidate, 43% Republican candidate
Likely voters (n=875): 48% Republican candidate, 40% Democratic candidate (chart)
Turning to the health care bill passed earlier this year, what is your opinion of the bill?
37% It should be repealed, 47% We should see how it works
Whom do you blame most for the spill in the Gulf?
44% BP, the oil company doing the drilling
19% Lax federal regulations and oversight
12% The danger of deepwater drilling in general
22% No one is really to blame; it was just an accident
Do you think the spill proves off-shore drilling is just too dangerous and should be banned in U.S. waters, or was this a freak accident and offshore drilling can be made safer and should not be banned?
23% Just too dangerous
73% Was a freak accident