Harry Enten | July 17, 2010
Topics: Generic House Vote , National , poll
Fox News / Opinion Dynamics
7/13-14/10; 900 registered voters, 3% margin of error
332 Democrats, 5% margin of error
343 Republicans, 5% margin of error
166 independents, 8% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
(Fox News: Immigration, Stimulus)
Update: Generic Ballot
2010 Congress: Generic Ballot
41% Republican, 37% Democrat (chart)
Continue Bush tax cuts or allow to expire at end of 2010
27% allow to expire, 64% continue going forward
If the Congress had not passed the economic stimulus and spending bill and instead done nothing, do you think the nation's economy would be in better shape than it is today, worse shape, or would the economy be in about the same shape as it is today?
22% better, 31% worse, 43% about the same
Do you think the federal government's economic stimulus plan has created a lot of new jobs, some new jobs, a few new jobs or hardly any new jobs at all
5% a lot, 29% some, 23% a few, 40% hardly at all
Do you think are more responsible for the current condition of the economy?
30% Democratic policies, 41% Republican policies, 21% both equally
Do you think are more likely to improve the condition of the country?
37% Democratic policies, 40% Republican policies, 9% both equally
The federal government is suing the state of Arizona because it says its new immigration law is unconstitutional. Do you favor or oppose the federal government's lawsuit?
29% Favor, 59% Oppose
Would you favor or oppose YOUR state passing an immigration law like Arizona's new law?
55% Favor, 34% Oppose
37% Democrat, 38% Republican, 18% independent (chart)