|Do you think Metro should operate within its existing budget, even if this might mean cutting current services, or do you think the region should find a new way to fund Metro, even if this might mean raising taxes on area residents?|
|Should operate within existing budget||36%|
|Region should find a new way to fund Metro||58%|
Source: A Washington Post poll conducted by telephone January 27-31, 2005, among 1,003 randomly selected adults living in the Washington region, including 110 DC residents, 519 Maryland residents and 374 Virginia residents. Margin of sampling error for overall results is plus or minus 3 percentage points; for regional commuters, it is plus or minus 4 percentage points. Fieldwork by TNS of Horsham, PA.