Support strong, but not a deciding issue
Monday, Dec 23, 2013
* Public Policy Polling has a new survey of some targeted congressional districts about the issue of cutting off extended unemployment insurance benefits that we talked about in an earlier post. One of the districts polled was that of freshman GOP Congressman Rodney Davis…
* While support for extending the benefits is quite strong across the board, it doesn’t appear to be a deciding issue that people will actually vote on. Here are PPP’s numbers of those who would be more likely or less likely to vote for those who cast a vote to cut off the benefits…
* This year’s government shutdown hurt everybody’s poll numbers, including Davis’, whose overall approval/disapproval is 33/35, the poll found.
573 voters surveyed December 19th and 20th, with a margin of error of +/- 4.4 percent.