Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #20252
 
1Would you support or oppose a proposal that would award a resident green card to immigrants who obtain advanced degrees in science, math, technology or engineering from an American university?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.4%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Support61%64%59%62%53%66%68%58%67%60%77%71%42%48%73%64%50%71%66%
Oppose33%32%34%34%45%25%22%39%24%37%23%25%36%45%24%30%45%26%31%
Not Sure5%4%7%4%2%9%10%3%9%3%1%4%22%8%3%6%5%4%3%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%34%27%21%18%61%39%60%5%23%12%31%36%31%29%38%22%
 
 
2Another proposal would allow more low-skilled workers into the country to work for American employers but only if that employer could prove they could not hire a U.S. citizen first for the job? Would you support or oppose this proposal?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Support49%51%47%37%44%63%63%40%63%48%74%54%37%43%57%46%47%54%51%
Oppose44%42%45%49%52%36%30%50%33%48%25%36%46%55%34%45%51%41%38%
Not Sure7%7%8%14%4%1%7%10%4%5%1%10%18%2%9%9%2%5%11%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%34%27%21%18%61%39%60%5%23%12%31%36%31%29%38%22%
 
 
3The Boy Scouts of America is expected to announce that it will allow local troops to decide whether or not to allow gay Scouts and troop leaders into the organization. Do you agree or disagree with this decision?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Agree44%44%44%42%43%46%47%43%47%49%43%41%30%56%41%35%47%48%48%
Disagree49%49%48%53%49%45%45%51%45%47%47%47%61%42%45%62%47%45%44%
Not Sure7%7%7%5%8%9%8%6%8%4%10%12%9%2%14%2%6%7%9%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%34%27%21%18%61%39%60%5%23%12%31%36%31%29%38%22%