Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #20186
 
1Hillsborough elementary schools will be using extra law enforcement officers for the rest of the school year and will cost the sheriff's office almost $2 million. Do you think this is an appropriate? Or inappropriate use of tax dollars?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Appropriate50%51%48%57%47%44%47%51%64%**57%44%47%56%53%37%
Inappropriate44%43%45%38%43%53%47%47%29%**39%49%42%38%44%60%
Not Sure6%6%7%4%10%4%6%3%8%**3%7%12%6%4%3%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%48%52%32%41%27%67%13%17%4%39%38%21%36%35%22%
 
 
2Now that the NHL Lockout is over, how likely is it that you will attend a Tampa Bay Lightning game at the Tampa Bay Times Forum? Very likely? Somewhat likely? Not very likely? Or not at all likely?i
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Very13%16%11%14%15%11%14%20%11%**19%11%10%21%12%6%
Somewhat14%14%15%12%18%12%15%11%16%**16%18%6%14%20%11%
Not Very19%21%17%15%19%23%16%18%26%**14%19%28%16%21%18%
Not At All52%47%57%57%46%55%54%48%47%**50%50%55%48%47%60%
Not Sure1%2%1%2%2%0%2%2%0%**0%3%1%1%0%5%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%48%52%32%41%27%67%13%17%4%39%38%21%36%35%22%
 
 
3How likely is it that you will watch a Tampa Bay Lightning game on TV?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Very22%25%18%16%28%19%23%21%12%**28%21%13%31%24%11%
Somewhat20%19%20%23%20%14%16%37%20%**16%20%26%14%20%19%
Not Very13%14%13%11%8%22%12%9%22%**10%15%17%9%17%12%
Not At All44%40%48%49%41%43%47%30%46%**45%41%43%45%38%57%
Not Sure1%1%1%0%2%1%1%3%0%**1%2%1%1%1%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%48%52%32%41%27%67%13%17%4%39%38%21%36%35%22%
 
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.