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?
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# State 2004
ECV
Clear That Bush
Obeyed The Law
Clear That Bush
Broke The Law
Not
Clear
1 Alabama Bush 41% 34% 17% WKRG-TV
2 Alaska Bush 36% 34% 22%
3 Arizona Bush 30% 40% 23% KPNX-TV
4 Arkansas Bush 35% 39% 21% KTHV-TV
5 California Kerry 23% 46% 24% KABC-TV KPIX-TV KXTV-TV KGTV-TV
6 Colorado Bush 31% 42% 23% KUSA-TV
7 Connecticut Kerry 25% 43% 23% WABC-TV
8 Delaware Kerry 28% 43% 21% WCAU-TV
9 Florida Bush 35% 41% 18% WFOR-TV WPTV-TV WFLA-TV WTLV-TV WKRG-TV
10 Georgia Bush 35% 36% 19% WXIA-TV WTLV-TV
11 Hawaii Kerry 29% 38% 21% KHON-TV
12 Idaho Bush 39% 33% 21%
13 Illinois Kerry 27% 46% 23% KSDK-TV
14 Indiana Bush 36% 36% 21% WXIN-TV WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
15 Iowa Bush 31% 38% 24% KAAL-TV
16 Kansas Bush 38% 32% 24% KWCH-TV
17 Kentucky Bush 36% 34% 21% WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
18 Louisiana Bush 39% 35% 18%
19 Maine Kerry 30% 43% 22% WCSH-TV WLBZ-TV
20 Maryland Kerry 30% 42% 21% WMAR-TV WUSA-TV
21 Massachusetts Kerry 24% 46% 24% WBZ-TV
22 Michigan Kerry 29% 40% 24% WDIV-TV WZZM-TV
23 Minnesota Kerry 27% 39% 26% KSTP-TV WDIO-TV KSAX-TV KAAL-TV
24 Mississippi Bush 36% 35% 19%
25 Missouri Bush 32% 38% 23% KSDK-TV
26 Montana Bush 32% 34% 26%
27 Nebraska Bush 41% 29% 23%
28 Nevada Bush 32% 39% 23% KVBC-TV
29 New Hampshire Kerry 33% 41% 22% WBZ-TV
30 New Jersey Kerry 31% 41% 23% WABC-TV WCAU-TV
31 New Mexico Bush 32% 41% 19% KOB-TV
32 New York Kerry 26% 42% 25% WABC-TV WNYT-TV WGRZ-TV WHEC-TV
33 North Carolina Bush 32% 37% 22% WTVD-TV WFMY-TV
34 North Dakota Bush 36% 32% 25%
35 Ohio Bush 29% 42% 22% WKYC-TV WYTV-TV WCPO-TV
36 Oklahoma Bush 42% 33% 16% KFOR-TV
37 Oregon Kerry 31% 43% 20% KATU-TV
38 Pennsylvania Kerry 30% 39% 25% WCAU-TV
39 Rhode Island Kerry 24% 47% 24% WLNE-TV
40 South Carolina Bush 36% 36% 19% WCSC-TV WLTX-TV
41 South Dakota Bush 32% 35% 24%
42 Tennessee Bush 34% 39% 20% WBIR-TV
43 Texas Bush 40% 34% 19% WOAI-TV KEYE-TV
44 Utah Bush 35% 29% 24% KSL-TV
45 Vermont Kerry 23% 52% 21%
46 Virginia Bush 36% 39% 20% WUSA-TV WDBJ-TV
47 Washington Kerry 27% 45% 22% KING-TV KATU-TV
48 West Virginia Bush 34% 36% 23% WUSA-TV
49 Wisconsin Kerry 31% 41% 21% WDIO-TV
50 Wyoming Bush 37% 34% 22%
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.