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Most readers oppose $25B lifeline for Big Three If approved, 88% say, package must include conditions Roughly two-thirds of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll do not want the federal government to provide $25 billion in new ...

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Narrow majority against new stimulus package If approved, legislation should put consumers first, readers say By an eight-point margin, respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll said another economic stimulus package is not needed. President-elect Barack Obama last ...

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Government should not ‘spread the wealth,’ most say More than half see financial inequality as a problem in U.S. Respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say they do not believe government should have a significant role in ...

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Readers almost evenly split on presidential contest Republicans preferred in state Senate, House races Democratic Sen. Barack Obama and Republican Sen. John McCain were neck and neck in the final RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll on the presidential race. A ...

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Majority says Democrats taking control of Senate would be bad 77% say they are not swayed by Golisano’s endorsements Nearly two-thirds of this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll respondents say Democrats gaining control of the Senate majority would be ...

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School aid is fair game for state budget cuts But 39% say current-year funds should be off-limits The majority of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say state aid to school districts should not be “off-limits” in ...

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The Snap Poll: Two years, and still counting

Some experiments don’t pan out. Others are more successful than you ever imagined was possible. Count the RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll among the latter. Two years ago, we began posing questions each week to readers of our Daily Report, ...

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Two-thirds say Kodak cutting retiree benefits is a breach 34% say decision is justified by business necessity Two-thirds of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say Eastman Kodak Co.’s decision to cut retiree benefits is a breach ...

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Economy is No. 1 issue for voters in ’08 race War in Iraq drops from 18% a year ago to 4% The economy and jobs was named as the single most important issue when considering the presidential candidates by 44 ...

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Nearly 90 percent oppose bailing out financial firms More than three-quarters favor stronger government regulation The vast majority of respondents-87 percent-to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say taxpayer money should not be used to rescue major U.S. financial ...

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Most optimistic about Bills’chances of making playoffs Readers’ views mixed on impact of Toronto games Rochester appears to be filled with optimistic Buffalo Bills fans. More than three-quarters of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll like the ...

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More than 40% of readers slam McCain’s choice of Palin as VP 63% hand out A or B to Obama for picking Biden For his vice presidential pick, Barack Obama’s choice of Sen. Joseph Biden got high grades from respondents ...

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$1 billion in state spending cuts gets big thumbs up Large majority approves of Paterson’s performance The vast majority of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll approves of the two-year plan Gov. David Paterson and lawmakers reached ...

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Majority say Paetec’s situation may jeopardize Midtown plans 80 percent believe city needs Plan B A strong majority-80 percent-of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say the city should have a “plan B” for the Midtown site ...

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Slim majority opposes tax hike on those who earn $1M or more The rich already pay their fair share, 57 percent say Readers responded in droves to weigh in on whether the rich should pay more in taxes. In this ...

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