Federal Government in Washington Careful vs. Careless (October 2012)

Federal Government in Washington Careful vs. Careless (October 2012)

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Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars12%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars79%
Don't know9%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars27%3%2%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars60%80%97%
Don't know12%17%1%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars3%3%1%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars97%92%99%
Don't know0%5%0%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars10%21%38%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars75%68%50%
Don't know15%11%12%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars31%10%5%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars59%74%93%
Don't know9%16%2%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars4%0%17%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars93%99%83%
Don't know3%1%0%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars22%41%39%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars72%46%52%
Don't know7%13%9%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars30%0%1%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars59%98%99%
Don't know11%1%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars8%35%11%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars87%45%79%
Don't know6%21%10%

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categoryMaleFemale
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars15%10%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars81%78%
Don't know4%12%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars23%10%4%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars66%82%91%
Don't know11%9%5%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR5%11%13%11%14%15%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars85%78%78%82%81%81%
Don't know10%11%9%7%6%4%

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