95% of Voters Say Debt Reduction ImportantSubmitted by bobbyw24 on Sun, 03/06/2011 - 20:55
U.S. future depends on cutting debt, voters say
By Bernie Becker - 03/07/11 06:10 AM ET
Likely voters overwhelmingly believe deficit reduction is crucial to America’s future, but generally oppose raising revenue through tax reform to cut those deficits, a new poll conducted for The Hill found.
A full 95 percent of likely voters believe that lowering the debt is either very or somewhat important, the poll found, with only 2 percent finding the issue not at all or not very important.