Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #20294
 
1Did you watch all of President Obama's speech last night? Some of it? or none of it?
800 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
All Of It32%39%25%27%31%32%44%29%37%32%40%29%32%24%41%33%28%36%36%
Some23%22%24%19%23%30%22%20%27%24%23%23%18%22%27%22%21%25%23%
None45%39%51%54%46%38%34%51%36%44%32%48%50%53%33%46%51%39%41%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%36%25%24%15%61%39%60%5%23%12%33%30%35%31%41%20%
 
 
2What letter grade would you give President Obama for his speech? An A, B, C, D, or an F?
437 Who Watched SpeechAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.8%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
A48%50%45%47%48%50%44%48%48%43%85%57%38%31%72%38%30%47%72%
B20%16%26%32%14%14%18%24%16%19%1%21%35%13%18%27%14%22%22%
C8%8%8%5%10%7%12%7%9%9%1%4%10%11%5%8%7%10%2%
D11%13%9%9%14%10%11%11%10%12%7%11%6%23%2%12%17%13%0%
F12%12%11%7%12%15%14%9%15%15%6%5%9%21%2%15%29%7%2%
Not Sure1%2%1%0%1%3%2%1%2%1%0%2%2%2%2%0%3%0%1%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Who Watched Speech100%56%44%30%24%27%18%55%45%61%6%22%11%28%36%35%28%45%21%
G.P.A.2.92.82.93.02.82.82.82.92.82.73.53.23.02.23.62.62.12.93.7
 
 
3Did you watch all of Marco Rubio's rebuttal to the President's speech? Some of it? Or none of it?
800 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
All Of It28%33%23%22%32%28%36%26%31%31%42%19%26%31%26%29%31%30%27%
Some19%20%18%18%16%22%20%17%22%20%18%16%18%19%20%17%17%22%20%
None52%45%59%59%51%49%43%56%47%49%40%62%55%50%53%52%50%48%54%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%36%25%24%15%61%39%60%5%23%12%33%30%35%31%41%20%
 
 
4What letter grade would you give Marco Rubio for his rebuttal? An A, B, C, D, or an F?
377 Who Watched RebuttalAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 5.2%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
A29%31%25%27%27%27%35%27%31%32%33%15%25%43%12%28%46%22%12%
B21%20%23%15%25%22%25%20%23%21%20%19%27%31%15%17%28%22%10%
C16%15%17%13%18%15%18%15%16%13%21%32%5%7%25%18%11%15%24%
D15%15%16%16%14%19%12%15%16%16%8%19%8%5%27%17%3%18%30%
F15%16%13%21%12%14%9%17%12%15%18%9%23%8%20%18%10%17%20%
Not Sure4%3%6%8%4%3%1%6%2%3%0%6%12%6%1%3%1%7%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Who Watched Rebuttal100%56%44%31%25%26%18%56%44%65%7%17%12%35%29%34%32%45%20%
G.P.A.2.52.52.52.42.62.42.72.52.52.52.42.42.73.21.82.33.02.41.8
 
 
5Did Rubio's speech give you a more favorable opinion of him? A less favorable opinion? Or did it not change your opinion of him either way?
377 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 5.2%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
More Favorable30%31%28%16%32%38%39%23%39%31%31%24%30%49%11%27%49%25%12%
Less Favorable32%37%27%39%32%33%21%36%28%33%33%35%27%23%41%34%22%39%40%
Did Not Change Opinion37%32%43%45%33%29%38%40%33%35%36%38%42%26%48%38%27%34%48%
Not Sure1%0%2%0%3%0%1%1%1%1%0%3%1%2%0%1%2%1%0%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%56%44%31%25%26%18%56%44%65%7%17%12%35%29%34%32%45%20%
 
 
6In 2016 ... should Marco Rubio run for President?
800 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Yes26%30%21%19%28%29%32%22%31%27%11%23%30%40%14%22%40%25%10%
No39%44%33%43%36%35%36%40%36%36%59%43%36%27%53%39%27%41%48%
Not Sure36%25%47%38%36%35%31%37%34%38%30%34%34%33%33%38%32%34%42%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%36%25%24%15%61%39%60%5%23%12%33%30%35%31%41%20%
 
 
7Have you been following news stories about the manhunt for Christopher Dorner?
800 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 2.3%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Yes88%88%88%84%87%93%92%85%93%90%91%88%79%90%84%90%90%89%88%
No9%9%8%12%10%4%5%11%5%9%8%9%8%7%12%8%5%9%9%
Not Sure3%3%3%5%3%3%2%4%2%1%1%4%13%3%4%2%5%3%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%36%25%24%15%61%39%60%5%23%12%33%30%35%31%41%20%
 
 
8Overall, how would you rate the job law enforcement did in the manhunt for Dorner? Excellent? Good? Fair? Or poor?
704 Following News StoriesAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.8%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Excellent29%28%30%22%26%35%39%23%36%32%13%27%21%34%25%28%36%29%19%
Good31%32%30%29%29%33%37%29%34%33%33%27%26%30%35%29%29%34%31%
Fair20%18%21%19%22%18%19%20%18%18%29%16%30%16%22%20%14%20%24%
Poor19%22%16%29%21%12%4%26%9%14%24%30%20%18%16%21%19%17%23%
Not Sure2%0%3%1%2%3%1%2%2%2%0%0%4%2%1%2%1%1%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Following News Stories100%50%50%35%24%25%16%59%41%61%5%23%11%34%28%35%32%41%20%