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Do you think it is the responsibility of the federal government to make sure all Americans have health care coverage, or is that not the responsibility of the federal government? (Source: Gallup Poll, Nov, 2017)


56%
Yes, government responsibility

42%
No, not government responsibility

2%
No opinion

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Methodology: Conducted by Gallup Organization, November 2 - November 8, 2017 and based on 1,028 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. Interviews were conducted with respondents on landline telephones and cellular phones. The sample includes 30% landline and 70% cell phone respondents. [USGALLUP.120117.R13] (View Citation)

Topics: GOVERNMENT HEALTH





(I'm going to read you two statements about a topic. Please tell me which statement comes closest to your own view.)...Here are two statements about the recent (November 2015) shooting at a Planned Parenthood Clinic in Colorado Springs. Which one comes closest to your own view?...Statement X: 'Heated political rhetoric about Planned Parenthood and abortion bear some of the responsibility for what happened.' or Statement Y: 'The event was a random act of violence and not connected to politics.' (Source: Suffolk University/USA Today Poll, Dec, 2015)


46%
Statement X: 'Heated political rhetoric about Planned Parenthood and abortion bear some of the responsibility for what happened.'

36%
Statement Y: 'The event was a random act of violence and not connected to politics.'

19%
Undecided

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Survey by USA Today. Methodology: Conducted by Suffolk University Political Research Center, December 2 - December 6, 2015 and based on 1,000 telephone interviews. Sample: National likely voters. Interviews were conducted by landline and cell phones. [USSUFF.121415.R35] (View Citation)

Topics: CRIME ABORTION GOVERNMENT HEALTH BUSINESS





(Some people think that the government in Washington should do everything possible to improve the standard of living of all poor Americans, they will be at point 1. Others think that this is not the government's responsibility and that each person should take care of himself, they would be at point 7.)... (Where would you place) the Democratic party? (Source: Amalgam Survey, Dec, 1973)


15%
1--Government should improve living standards

13%
2

17%
3

20%
4

7%
5

7%
6

5%
7--People should take care of themselves

17%
Don't know

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Dataset is available using RoperExpress VIEW DATASET ABSTRACT


Survey by Equitable Life Assurance Society (questions 54-68). Methodology: Conducted by National Opinion Research Center, University of Chicago, December 6 - January 17, 1974 and based on 1,489 personal interviews. Sample: National adult. [USNORC.4179.Q018C] (View Citation)

Topics: WELFARE PROBLEMS GOVERNMENT PARTIES

Dataset: USNORCSRS1973-4179







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