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Which party do you think is more likely to win the general election for president in 2016?

  • Democratic Party

    41%
  • Republican Party

    30%
  • Not sure

    29%

If Hillary Clinton were the Democratic nominee for president in 2016, would you:

  • Definitely vote for her

    25%
  • Consider voting for her

    23%
  • Not consider voting for her

    43%
  • Not sure

    9%

How likely do you think Hillary Clinton is to win the Democratic nomination for president in 2016?

  • Very likely

    35%
  • Somewhat likely

    33%
  • Somewhat unlikely

    12%
  • Very unlikely

    9%
  • Not sure

    11%

How closely have you been following the trial of a suspect in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing?

  • Very closely

    13%
  • Somewhat closely

    34%
  • Not very closely

    32%
  • Not at all closely

    19%
  • Not sure

    2%

As you may know, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was recently convicted in the 2013 bombing of the Boston Marathon. Do you think Tsarnaev should be:

  • Given the death penalty

    54%
  • Sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole

    32%
  • Neither

    3%
  • Not sure

    11%

Do you think that you and your family will be...

  • Better off financially a year from now

    22%
  • About the same financially a year from now

    48%
  • Worse off financially a year from now

    19%
  • Not sure

    11%

Which best describes your current financial situation?

  • I’m making enough money to live comfortably

    28%
  • I’m not making enough money to live comfortably, but I can get by

    44%
  • I’m not making enough money to get by

    21%
  • Not sure

    7%

How often, at all, do you find yourself worrying about your financial situation?

  • All the time

    33%
  • Sometimes

    47%
  • Rarely

    16%
  • Not sure

    7%

Which best describes your current work situation?

  • My job makes good use of my skills and education

    29%
  • My job doesn’t make good use of my skills and education

    17%
  • I am not currently working

    48%
  • Not sure

    6%

Would you say that you and your family are...

  • Better off financially than you were a year ago

    15%
  • About the same financially as you were a year ago

    50%
  • Worse off financially than you were a year ago

    30%
  • Not sure

    4%