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Election 2004 Summary

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Survey of 500 Adults Dec 26-27

December 26 - 27, 2005 How closely have you followed news stories about the National Security Agency intercepting telephone conversations between terrorism suspects in other countries and people living in the United States?              
Gender 3 Party < 40 > Investors Marital Status Race Age Income
▼ Response ▼ TOTAL Men Women GOP Dem Other < Men Men 40+ < Wom  Wom 40+ Inv Non Married Not married White Black Other 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ < 20k 20k-40k 40-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k>
Very closely 36% 43% 30% 42% 33% 31% 38% 44% 34% 28% 44% 29% 38% 31% 34% 38% 47% 36% 29% 35% 46% 33% 28% 35% 37% 42% 40% 57%
Somewhat closely 32% 28% 36% 30% 35% 31% 28% 28% 32% 38% 34% 31% 32% 33% 33% 32% 28% 30% 36% 34% 30% 32% 34% 32% 32% 27% 32% 32%
Not very closely 22% 18% 25% 19% 23% 24% 17% 19% 29% 23% 17% 26% 20% 24% 23% 18% 16% 23% 26% 18% 19% 22% 21% 22% 26% 15% 26% 11%
Not at all 7% 8% 6% 7% 6% 8% 14% 6% 4% 7% 3% 10% 6% 9% 7% 7% 5% 9% 6% 10% 5% 5% 14% 7% 2% 14% 1% 0%
                                                       
December 26 - 27, 2005  Should the National Security Agency be allowed to intercept telephone conversations between terrorism suspects in other countries and people living in the United States?                    
Gender 3 Party < 40 > Investors Marital Status Race Age Income
▼ Response ▼ TOTAL Men Women GOP Dem Other < Men Men 40+ < Wom  Wom 40+ Inv Non Married Not married White Black Other 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ < 20k 20k-40k 40-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k>
Yes 64% 65% 63% 81% 51% 57% 57% 67% 63% 62% 71% 57% 68% 55% 65% 60% 59% 60% 65% 68% 68% 56% 50% 62% 75% 66% 66% 72%
No 23% 23% 22% 11% 30% 28% 33% 20% 27% 21% 19% 26% 21% 27% 21% 25% 29% 30% 22% 17% 18% 27% 29% 23% 16% 25% 22% 24%
                                                       
December 26 - 27, 2005 From what you have read, seen and heard, is President Bush the first President to authorize a program for intercepting telephone conversations between terrorism suspects in other countries and people living in the United States?        
Gender 3 Party < 40 > Investors Marital Status Race Age Income
▼ Response ▼ TOTAL Men Women GOP Dem Other < Men Men 40+ < Wom  Wom 40+ Inv Non Married Not married White Black Other 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ < 20k 20k-40k 40-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k>
Yes 26% 27% 26% 24% 30% 23% 33% 25% 33% 24% 21% 31% 25% 27% 24% 33% 31% 33% 24% 20% 24% 29% 41% 27% 15% 19% 19% 30%
No 48% 56% 41% 57% 40% 48% 55% 57% 42% 41% 57% 41% 50% 46% 49% 41% 50% 48% 50% 50% 52% 41% 33% 47% 62% 41% 63% 58%
                                                       
December 26 - 27, 2005 Which is the bigger threat to the security of the United States…international terrorists or the policies of President Bush?                              
Gender 3 Party < 40 > Investors Marital Status Race Age Income
▼ Response ▼ TOTAL Men Women GOP Dem Other < Men Men 40+ < Wom  Wom 40+ Inv Non Married Not married White Black Other 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ < 20k 20k-40k 40-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k>
International terrorists 52% 50% 54% 73% 38% 42% 39% 53% 61% 52% 60% 45% 57% 42% 53% 48% 50% 51% 52% 53% 54% 49% 43% 48% 60% 56% 53% 62%
Policies of President Bush 38% 42% 35% 19% 51% 47% 54% 39% 36% 34% 35% 41% 34% 47% 37% 41% 45% 44% 37% 33% 38% 39% 47% 39% 34% 32% 40% 34%