Arizona State Survey of 500 Likely Voters
Conducted June 29, 2010
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How would you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as President… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?
20% Strongly approve
19% Somewhat approve
11% Somewhat disapprove
48% Strongly disapprove
1% Not sure
2* How would you rate the job Jan Brewer has been doing as Governor… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?
33% Strongly approve
25% Somewhat approve
16% Somewhat disapprove
24% Strongly disapprove
2% Not sure
3* 2010 Arizona Governor’s Race
|June 29,2010||May 17, 2010||April 27, 2010||April 14, 2010||March 16, 2010|
|Jan Brewer (R)||53%||52%||48%||44%||36%|
|Terry Goddard (D)||35%||39%||40%||40%||45%|
|Some other candidate||2%||7%||7%||9%||12%|
4* I’m going to read you a short list of people in the News. For each, please let me know if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression.
|Candidate for AZ Governor’s Race||Very favorable||Somewhat favorable||Somewhat unfavorable||Very unfavorable||Not sure|
5* A proposal has been made to repeal the health care bill and stop it from going into effect. Do you strongly favor, somewhat favor, somewhat oppose or strongly oppose a proposal to repeal the health care bill?
49% Strongly favor
11% Somewhat favor
9% Somewhat oppose
28% Strongly oppose
3% Not sure
6* Do you favor or oppose the state’s new immigration law?
10% Not sure
7* Should offshore oil drilling be allowed?
18% Not sure
8* Should deepwater oil drilling be allowed?
24% Not sure
9* In the long-term, will the recent Gulf Oil Spill have a devastating impact on the environment, a major impact, a modest impact, a minor impact, or will it have little lasting impact on the environment?
39% Devastating impact on the environment
36% Major impact
20% Modest impact
3% Minor impact
1% It will have little lasting impact on the environment
1% Not sure
10* Who should pay for the clean-up from the oil leak – the companies who were drilling for oil, the government or both?
75% The companies who were drilling for oil
2% The government
2% Not sure
11* Do you consider yourself part of the Tea Party Movement?
16% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence and for a complete breakdown of this voter survey, visit Rasmussenreports.com. Rasmussen predicted Obama’s national win over McCain in the 2008 election. Rasmussen surveys found 66% of the state’s voters support the immigration law and 24% oppose it. Candidate for Governor Terry Goddard, a former Phoenix mayor in the 1980s and son of a former governor, is viewed Very Favorably by 18% of Arizona voters and Very Unfavorably by 14% after losing a substantial early lead over Governor Jan Brewer after refusing to join the Attorney Generals from other states in suing the federal government. The June 29 2010 poll of the Governor’s race shows Brewer with an 18% lead over Goddard.