Web Poll Results

Poll is closed, 424 duplicate and out of state submissions were purged.
These are opt-in, non-scientific survey results which may not represent all Alaskans.

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Total responses: 10,020

Governor Walker is pursuing China as a majority partner in an Alaska LNG gasline from the North Slope to Nikiski. Do you support or oppose this action?

All Support: 5,198 (53%) ~ All Oppose: 4,550 (47%) ~ Total Votes: 9,748

 

Do you support or oppose a payroll tax on wages earned in Alaska?

All Support: 4,626 (46%) ~ All Oppose: 5,335 (54%) ~ Total Votes: 9,961

 

Do you support or oppose enacting a statewide sales tax?

All Support: 4,680 (47%) ~ All Oppose: 5,280 (53%) ~ Total Votes: 9,960

 

Do you support or oppose a constitutional amendment to limit the growth of government spending?

All Support: 5,780 (58%) ~ All Oppose: 4,105 (42%) ~ Total Votes: 9,885

 

Do you support using a portion of Permanent Fund earnings for general public services, even if it results in a lower dividend amount?

All Support: 4,842 (49%) ~ All Oppose: 5,122 (51%) ~ Total Votes: 9,964

 

Congress recently passed a provision to allow oil and gas exploration in a small portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Do you support or oppose this action?

All Support: 5,935 (60%) ~ All Oppose: 4,028 (40%) ~ Total Votes: 9,963

 

Do you support or oppose the development of a rail commuter service between the Mat-Su valley and Anchorage if state subsidies are required?

All Support: 5,589 (56%) ~ All Oppose: 4,310 (44%) ~ Total Votes: 9,899

 

Do you support or oppose requiring that Medicaid recipients, who are able to work, pursue employment, job training or volunteer service in order to remain qualified to receive benefits?

All Support: 7,081 (71%) ~ All Oppose: 2,840 (29%) ~ Total Votes: 9,921

 

In your opinion, is current state spending too high, about right or too low?

Too High: 4,890 (49%) ~ About Right: 1,882 (19%) ~ Too Low: 2,550 (26%) ~ Not Sure: 616 (6%)

 

Is funding for K-12 education:

Too High: 1,742 (17%) ~ About Right: 1,266 (13%) ~ Too Low: 4,629 (46%) ~ Care more about results: 1,714 (17%) ~ Not Sure: 637 (6%)

 



Total responses: 10,020

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