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Which one of the following events that happened in 2017 is the most significant and important to you personally?...Mass shootings like the ones in Las Vegas and the church in Texas, the number of natural disasters including hurricanes, floods, and wildfires, the inauguration of Donald Trump, the tax plan in Congress, terrorist attacks such as the truck used to kill people in New York City, sexual harassment revelations and the MeToo movement, the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential election, NFL (National Football League) players kneeling during the national anthem, the Women's March in opposition to Donald Trump...And, which is the second most significant and important to you? (Source: NBC News/Wall Street Journal Poll, Dec, 2017)


Subpopulation/Note: . Adds to more than 100% due to multiple responses.
39%
Mass shootings like the ones in Las Vegas and the church in Texas

34%
The number of natural disasters including hurricanes, floods, and wildfires

24%
The Inauguration of Donald Trump

20%
The tax plan in Congress

21%
Terrorist attacks such as the truck used to kill people in New York City

18%
Sexual harassment revelations and the MeToo movement

15%
The investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential election

13%
NFL players kneeling during the national anthem

7%
The Women's March in opposition to Donald Trump

6%
Not sure

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Survey by NBC News, Wall Street Journal. Methodology: Conducted by Hart Research Associates/Public Opinion Strategies, December 13 - December 15, 2017 and based on 900 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. The sample included 405 respondents who use a cell phone only and 12 reached on a cell phone but who also have a landline. [USNBCWSJ.121917.R11] (View Citation)

Topics: MOOD





(Do you approve, disapprove, or neither approve nor disapprove of how Donald Trump is handling disaster relief for victims of recent hurricanes in each of the following places?...Strongly approve, somewhat approve, neither approve nor disapprove, somewhat disapprove, strongly disapprove)...In US territories, including Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands (Source: Associated Press-NORC Energy Policy Survey, Sep, 2017)


Subpopulation/Note: . * = less than .5%.
16%
Strongly approve

16%
Somewhat approve

17%
Neither approve nor disapprove

13%
Somewhat disapprove

36%
Strongly disapprove

1%
Don't know

*
Refused

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Survey by Associated Press. Methodology: Conducted by AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, September 28 - October 2, 2017 and based on 1,150 telephone and online interviews. Sample: National adult. 975 respondents were interviewed online, and 255 by telephone. Interviews were conducted both online using a self-administered design and by telephone using live interviewers. All interviews were conducted among participants in AmeriSpeak, a probability-based panel designed to be representative of the national US adult population run by NORC at the University of Chicago. Panel participants without Internet access were interviewed via telephone by professional interviewers under the direction of NORC. NORC's AmeriSpeak Panel provides a representative panel of civilian, non-institutional adults (age 18 and over) living in the United States. [USAP.100417N.R03B] (View Citation)

Topics: PRESIDENTIAL APPROVAL





(This card lists some of the jobs which the federal government does.) How much, if at all, would you say that you and your family benefit from the federal government's efforts to...Help keep flood damage in rural areas to a minimum--a great deal, a fair amount, just some, or hardly at all? (Source: Soil, Water, Renewable Resources Conservation, Oct, 1979)


21%
A great deal

30%
A fair amount

22%
Just some

22%
Hardly at all

4%
Not sure

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Survey by U.S. Department of Agriculture. Methodology: Conducted by Louis Harris & Associates, October 19 - November 21, 1979 and based on 7,010 personal interviews. Sample: National adult. [USHARRIS.792802.R05AE] (View Citation)

Topics: ENVIRONMENT







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