GOVERNMENT WIRETAPPING (Released 02/27/06)
SORT ► SORTED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE
SORTED BY 'CLEAR THAT BUSH OBEYED LAW'
SORTED BY 'CLEAR THAT BUSH BROKE LAW'
SORTED BY 'NOT CLEAR'
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GOVERNMENT WIRETAPPING (Released 02/27/06)
Exact Question Wording: Based on what you know about the government wiretapping of certain phone calls ...
Is it clear that President Bush obeyed the law? ... Is it clear that President Bush broke the law?
Is it not clear? ... Or, are you unfamiliar with the matter?
SORTED BY 'OBEYED THE LAW' MEDIA SPONSOR
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# State '04 ECV Clear That Bush
Obeyed The Law
Clear That Bush
Broke The Law
Not
Clear
1 Oklahoma Bush 42% 33% 16% KFOR-TV
2 Alabama Bush 41% 34% 17% WKRG-TV
2 Nebraska Bush 41% 29% 23%
4 Texas Bush 40% 34% 19% WOAI-TV KEYE-TV
5 Idaho Bush 39% 33% 21%
5 Louisiana Bush 39% 35% 18%
7 Kansas Bush 38% 32% 24% KWCH-TV
8 Wyoming Bush 37% 34% 22%
9 Alaska Bush 36% 34% 22%
9 Indiana Bush 36% 36% 21% WXIN-TV WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
9 Kentucky Bush 36% 34% 21% WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
9 Mississippi Bush 36% 35% 19%
9 North Dakota Bush 36% 32% 25%
9 South Carolina Bush 36% 36% 19% WCSC-TV WLTX-TV
9 Virginia Bush 36% 39% 20% WUSA-TV WDBJ-TV
16 Arkansas Bush 35% 39% 21% KTHV-TV
16 Florida Bush 35% 41% 18% WFOR-TV WPTV-TV WFLA-TV WTLV-TV WKRG-TV
16 Georgia Bush 35% 36% 19% WXIA-TV WTLV-TV
16 Utah Bush 35% 29% 24% KSL-TV
20 Tennessee Bush 34% 39% 20% WBIR-TV
20 West Virginia Bush 34% 36% 23% WUSA-TV
22 New Hampshire Kerry 33% 41% 22% WBZ-TV
23 Missouri Bush 32% 38% 23% KSDK-TV
23 Montana Bush 32% 34% 26%
23 Nevada Bush 32% 39% 23% KVBC-TV
23 New Mexico Bush 32% 41% 19% KOB-TV
23 North Carolina Bush 32% 37% 22% WTVD-TV WFMY-TV
23 South Dakota Bush 32% 35% 24%
29 Colorado Bush 31% 42% 23% KUSA-TV
29 Iowa Bush 31% 38% 24% KAAL-TV
29 New Jersey Kerry 31% 41% 23% WABC-TV WCAU-TV
29 Oregon Kerry 31% 43% 20% KATU-TV
29 Wisconsin Kerry 31% 41% 21% WDIO-TV
34 Arizona Bush 30% 40% 23% KPNX-TV
34 Maine Kerry 30% 43% 22% WCSH-TV WLBZ-TV
34 Maryland Kerry 30% 42% 21% WMAR-TV WUSA-TV
34 Pennsylvania Kerry 30% 39% 25% WCAU-TV
38 Hawaii Kerry 29% 38% 21% KHON-TV
38 Michigan Kerry 29% 40% 24% WDIV-TV WZZM-TV
38 Ohio Bush 29% 42% 22% WKYC-TV WYTV-TV WCPO-TV
41 Delaware Kerry 28% 43% 21% WCAU-TV
42 Illinois Kerry 27% 46% 23% KSDK-TV
42 Minnesota Kerry 27% 39% 26% KSTP-TV WDIO-TV KSAX-TV KAAL-TV
42 Washington Kerry 27% 45% 22% KING-TV KATU-TV
45 New York Kerry 26% 42% 25% WABC-TV WNYT-TV WGRZ-TV WHEC-TV
46 Connecticut Kerry 25% 43% 23% WABC-TV
47 Massachusetts Kerry 24% 46% 24% WBZ-TV
47 Rhode Island Kerry 24% 47% 24% WLNE-TV
49 California Kerry 23% 46% 24% KABC-TV KPIX-TV KXTV-TV KGTV-TV
49 Vermont Kerry 23% 52% 21%
Weighted Average 31% 40% 22%
('Weighted Average' means each state is weighted proportionally to its share of USA population. For example, California, the most populated state, is given 71 times the weight of WY the least populated state, in a weighted avg.)
Unweighted Average 32% 39% 22%
('Unweighted Average' means each state is given equal weight; population density is not taken into account).
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600 adults age 18+ in each of the 50 states were interviewed by SurveyUSA 2/10/06 to 2/12/06. You must credit SurveyUSA and the media sponsor if you broadcast, print, or cite these results in whole or part. Click on each state to open a link which contains the margin of sampling error for each state, a complete statement of methodology, fully crosstabbed data and trendlines.