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1) Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president?12/20/2004
2.1) Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling the economy?12/20/2004
2.2) Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling the situation in Iraq?12/20/2004
2.3) Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling the US campaign against terrorism?12/20/2004
2.4) Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling Social Security?12/20/2004
2.5) Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling health care?12/20/2004
3) All in all, considering the costs to the United States versus the benefits to the United States, do you think the war with Iraq was worth fighting, or not?12/20/2004
4) Again thinking about the goals versus the costs of the war, so far in your opinion has there been an acceptable or unacceptable number of U.S. military casualties in Iraq?12/20/2004
5) Do you think the United States should keep its military forces in Iraq until civil order is restored there, even if that means continued U.S. military casualties or do you think the United States should withdraw its military forces from Iraq in order to avoid further U.S. military casualties, even if that means civil order is not restored there?12/20/2004
6) Do you think the war with Iraq has or has not contributed to the long-term security of the United States?12/20/2004
7) Do you think the United States is or is not making significant progress in establishing a democratic government in Iraq?12/20/2004
8) Do you think the United States is or is not making significant progress toward restoring civil order in Iraq?12/20/2004
9) Do you think Iraq is or is not ready for these elections to be held?12/20/2004
10) Do you think the Iraqi elections should be held as scheduled, or put off until a later date?12/20/2004
11) Do you think these will be honest elections with a fair and accurate vote count, or not?12/20/2004
12) How confident are you that the upcoming elections will produce a stable government that can rule Iraq effectively?12/20/2004
13) Do you think that by the time you retire there will be enough money in the system to pay you the benefits you are entitled to, or do you think there will not be enough money left to pay you benefits?12/20/2004
14) Which of the following four statements comes closest to your own view of the Social Security program - The program has no problems; minor problems; major problems, but is not in crisis; is in crisis?12/20/2004
15) Would you support or oppose a plan in which people who chose to could invest some of their Social Security contributions in the stock market?12/20/2004
16) What if setting up a stock-market option for Social Security means the government has to borrow as much as two trillion dollars to set it up, with that money to be paid back over time through cost savings from the current system? (asked of those who support a stock market option)12/20/2004
17) People in a plan where some contributions were invested in the stock market would get higher benefits if the stock market went up, but lower benefits if the stock market went down. Knowing that, would you personally put some of your Social Security money in the stock market, or not?12/20/2004
18) How much of your Social Security money would you put in the stock market - all of it, most of it, some of it or just a little of it? (asked of those who would choose to put some of the Social Security contributions in the stock market)12/20/2004
22) The federal government has enacted legislation to restructure the U.S. intelligence gathering agencies under a new director of national intelligence. Do you think this new system will or will not improve U.S. intelligence-gathering operations?12/20/2004
23) On another subject, do you think abortion should be legal in all cases, legal in most cases, illegal in most cases or illegal in all cases?12/20/2004
24) How important is it to you that the next person nominated to join the U.S. Supreme Court agrees with your position on abortion - is that extremely important to you, very important, somewhat important, or less important than that?12/20/2004
25) When it comes time for George W. Bush to nominate a new justice to the U.S. Supreme Court, do you think he should pick someone who is more of a conservative, moderate or liberal?12/20/2004
26) As you may know, the Constitution gives the Senate the power to confirm the president's nominations to the federal courts. Would you say that it should consider background, experience and qualifications or should also consider his or her views on the issues?12/20/2004
36) Do you approve or disapprove of the way Donald Rumsfeld is handling his job as Secretary of Defense?12/20/2004
37) Do you think Donald Rumsfeld should continue as Secretary of Defense in George W. Bush's second term, or do you think Bush should replace Rumsfeld with a new Secretary of Defense?12/20/2004

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