July 26, 2003 at 5:38 AM CDT - Updated June 23 at 4:35 AM
PREFERENCE FOR INDIVIDUAL ITEMS IN THE PLAN
I'd like to read a list of specific points about this proposal. As I read each one, just tell me if that item makes you more or less likely to vote "yes" on the proposal.
Raises state and local taxes by a total of $1.2 -billion a year.
Much More Likely
Somewhat More Likely
Somewhat Less Likely
Much Less Likely
Comment: A majority (59%) are less likely to vote for the tax increase aspect of the plan, with 40% A much less likely to support it. Undecided voters respond negatively to this information (23% positive, 54% negative). The negative reactions crosses party lines, with both Republicans (35% positive, 55% negative) and Democrats (33% positive, 59% negative) opposing it.
Sample Size: 500 Margin of Error + 4.4 percentage points