Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #20213
 
1Lance Armstrong is acknowledging he used performance enhancing drugs. Do you think Armstrong should be able to compete in cycling again as soon as he wants to? Not for several months? Not for several years? Or do you think he should never be allowed to compete in cycling again?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
As Soon As He Wants25%30%19%36%21%15%20%23%39%21%19%29%24%27%20%28%
Several Months10%10%9%3%14%11%7%46%7%11%9%8%12%12%7%12%
Several Years22%21%23%26%19%20%22%24%24%16%21%24%21%21%28%19%
Never39%36%43%27%43%50%47%6%26%39%46%33%40%37%38%39%
Not Sure5%3%7%7%3%5%4%1%3%14%5%6%2%3%7%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%34%41%25%60%5%23%12%34%36%29%32%41%20%
 
 
2Do you think Lance Armstrong will? Or will not be able to restore his reputation?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.4%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Will Restore27%28%26%33%29%16%16%65%45%33%23%28%29%28%27%26%
Will Not60%65%54%62%57%62%71%29%46%44%61%56%64%58%64%53%
Not Sure13%7%20%5%15%22%13%6%9%23%16%16%7%14%9%21%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%34%41%25%60%5%23%12%34%36%29%32%41%20%
 
 
3The movie theatre in Aurora CO where a mass shooting occurred back in July will re-open today. Do you think the theatre should have reopened before now? Is now the right time? Should more time pass before it is re-opened? Or should it NEVER be reopened?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Reopened Before27%37%17%33%24%25%25%44%35%18%27%22%33%37%21%27%
Now46%44%49%42%49%48%49%31%37%56%40%56%42%40%53%53%
More Time11%7%14%9%11%14%11%20%9%8%15%11%7%11%10%10%
Never12%10%15%13%14%9%10%4%17%17%15%10%13%12%11%5%
Not Sure3%2%4%3%2%4%4%1%2%0%2%2%4%0%4%5%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%34%41%25%60%5%23%12%34%36%29%32%41%20%
 
 
4Are you aware news stories about Notre Dame football player Matai Te'o?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.4%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Yes57%68%47%51%61%59%57%76%62%40%54%55%65%58%57%56%
No38%29%47%43%37%31%38%4%34%57%43%38%31%40%38%37%
Not Sure5%4%7%6%2%10%5%21%4%3%4%7%4%3%5%7%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%34%41%25%60%5%23%12%34%36%29%32%41%20%
 
 
5Do you think Manti Te'o was involved in the hoax? Or just an innocent victim?
287 Aware Of StoriesAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 5.9%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Involved44%56%27%44%48%38%45%68%30%61%43%34%56%47%51%34%
Victim34%24%49%42%29%35%33%12%45%32%36%40%27%33%30%38%
Not Sure21%20%24%15%23%27%23%20%24%7%21%26%17%21%19%29%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Aware Of Stories100%59%41%30%44%26%60%7%25%9%31%34%33%32%41%19%