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Title: CBS News/New York Times Poll: Race Relations/Barack Obama/Police Use of Deadly Force [USCBSNYT2015-0719]
Survey Sponsor: CBS News and The New York Times
Survey Firm: Social Science Research Solutions (SSRS)
Study Date: July 14-19, 2015
Sample: National adult, including an oversample of 312 African Americans
Sample Size: 1205
Survey Notes: None
Variables: 119
Direction of country (1); fair chance in today's economy (2); race relations in the U.S. (4); programs with special efforts to help minorities (1); progress in getting rid of racial discrimination against blacks since 1960s (1); Barack Obama handling race relations (2); Republican or Democratic Party race relations (1); vote for a black presidential candidate (2); shortened voting hours and times (1); feelings about Barack Obama being black (1); treatment of minorities in More...
Weight: Columns 294-299 (xx.xxxx) – Varname: WEIGHT
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CBS News and The New York Times. CBS News/New York Times Poll: Race Relations/Barack Obama/Police Use of Deadly Force, Jul, 2015 [dataset]. USCBSNYT2015-0719, Version 3. Social Science Research Solutions (SSRS) [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Nov-14-2018.


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