Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #20838
 
1When Kathleen Sebelius was governor of Kansas, did you approve? Or disapprove? of the job she did as Governor?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian / RepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalNortheasSoutheasWestern
Approve53%51%55%66%40%54%54%52%54%55%91%28%**40%66%59%29%65%66%50%60%49%
Disapprove42%45%39%29%52%41%44%41%42%40%7%59%**55%29%35%67%32%16%44%35%51%
Not Sure5%4%7%6%8%5%2%7%4%5%2%13%**5%5%6%4%3%18%7%5%0%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%27%30%26%17%56%44%81%5%8%5%40%27%32%30%52%11%55%34%12%
 
 
2Now, do you approve or disapprove of the job Kathleen Sebelius is doing as U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.3%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian / RepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalNortheasSoutheasWestern
Approve33%36%30%33%24%39%36%28%38%32%87%18%**23%51%29%13%38%61%37%28%28%
Disapprove63%61%64%61%69%58%60%66%59%63%13%75%**73%42%66%86%59%23%60%64%71%
Not Sure5%3%6%6%6%2%3%6%3%5%0%7%**4%6%5%1%4%16%3%8%1%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%27%30%26%17%56%44%81%5%8%5%40%27%32%30%52%11%55%34%12%
 
 
3Based on what you know, is Kathleen Sebelius entirely responsible? Somewhat responsible? Or not at all responsible for the problems with the Affordable Care Act website?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.2%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian / RepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalNortheasSoutheasWestern
Entirely14%20%8%12%17%11%17%15%13%12%6%33%**19%12%10%25%10%6%18%9%12%
Somewhat68%62%75%69%65%74%66%67%71%73%26%60%**67%62%75%65%73%65%64%72%79%
Not At All15%18%13%18%14%14%13%16%14%13%66%7%**12%22%13%10%17%24%18%15%5%
Not Sure2%1%4%1%4%1%4%3%2%3%2%0%**2%4%2%1%1%5%1%4%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%27%30%26%17%56%44%81%5%8%5%40%27%32%30%52%11%55%34%12%
 
 
4Based on what you know, should Kathleen Sebelius resign as Secretary of Health and Human Services?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian / RepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalNortheasSoutheasWestern
Yes41%49%33%29%52%39%43%41%41%39%7%64%**51%30%37%67%30%18%43%34%49%
No48%47%49%64%32%52%47%47%50%49%89%23%**34%64%52%21%62%66%47%52%42%
Not Sure11%4%17%6%17%10%10%12%10%12%4%13%**14%6%11%11%7%16%10%14%8%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%27%30%26%17%56%44%81%5%8%5%40%27%32%30%52%11%55%34%12%
 
 
5Did you vote for Kathleen Sebelius when she ran for Governor of Kansas?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.4%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian / RepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalNortheasSoutheasWestern
Yes32%35%29%25%27%38%40%26%39%33%39%27%**23%50%27%16%38%42%32%26%47%
No55%58%53%45%63%57%55%54%56%54%33%67%**73%41%45%81%44%40%58%52%51%
Not Sure13%7%19%30%10%4%5%20%5%13%28%7%**4%9%28%3%19%18%10%22%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%27%30%26%17%56%44%81%5%8%5%40%27%32%30%52%11%55%34%12%
 
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.