Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #20300
 
Cell-phone and home-phone respondents included in this research: SurveyUSA interviewed 500 state of Georgia adults 02/15/13 through 02/17/13 using blended sample, mixed-mode, exclusively for WXIA-TV Atlanta. Respondents reachable on a home telephone (67% of adults) were interviewed on their home telephone in the recorded voice of a professional announcer. Respondents unreachable on a home telephone (33% of adults) were shown a questionnaire on their smartphone, laptop, tablet, or other electronic device.
 
1Ten police officers from 7 Metro Atlanta agencies were arrested this week and charged in a corruption case involving the protection of drug dealers. Should the Governor launch a special hearing into corruption within Metro Atlanta Police Departments? Or not?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceCell Phone / LanParty AffiliationIdeologyEducationIncomeRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.3%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian / Cell PhoLandlineRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalHigh SchSome Col4-year C< $40K$40K - $> $80KAtlantaNorthwesSouth &
Should84%88%81%76%90%86%87%83%87%86%83%77%**82%85%84%86%83%85%83%85%83%88%82%87%82%81%83%83%87%
Should Not7%6%8%9%4%10%5%7%8%5%13%0%**6%8%5%9%8%6%8%9%6%7%8%5%8%11%11%6%5%
Not Sure8%6%11%15%6%4%8%11%5%9%4%23%**12%7%11%6%9%9%9%6%11%5%10%8%10%8%6%11%8%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%48%52%32%28%26%14%60%40%59%29%7%5%33%67%30%39%29%37%36%17%25%34%41%42%34%25%32%37%31%
 
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.