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Is This Woman’s Note A Trick Or Treat? [POLL]
In the Fargo, Moorehead area, a woman has taken the notion of childhood obesity to Halloween night Trick-or-Treating. The note states that “it takes a village to raise a child” and that she is quite disappointed with the “village” in which she lives. She will be handing o…
Poll: 87 Percent Say Never OK To Cheat On Taxes
WASHINGTON (AP) — With tax season in full swing, a newly released poll says an overwhelming majority of adults don’t believe it is ever OK to cheat on their income taxes, with most citing personal integrity as the biggest reason why. When asked how much, if any, is an acceptable amount…
UW Poll: Wyoming Residents Support Tax Increase
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A University of Wyoming poll shows that residents of the state support raising tax rates on people who earn more than $250,000. Of 668 Wyoming citizens surveyed, 56 percent support raising taxes on higher income earners in order to reduce the federal deficit. Forty-four p…
UW Poll Shows Disapproval Of Health Care Law
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A University of Wyoming poll shows that a strong majority of residents continue to disapprove of the federal Affordable Care Act. The health care reform law is opposed by 66 percent of the poll respondents, compared to 24 percent who approve. The law was enacted in 2010. …
Poll: Support For Afghan War At New Low
WASHINGTON (AP) — Support for the war in Afghanistan has reached a new low, with only 27 percent of Americans saying they back the effort. And about half of those who oppose the war say the continued presence of American troops in Afghanistan is doing more harm than good. That’s accord…
Poll: Most Americans Want Payroll Tax Extension
WASHINGTON (AP) — Most Americans want Congress to vote to continue the payroll tax reduction, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll that comes as Democrats and Republicans wrestle over whether to extend the cut through 2012. It’s the latest instance in which lawmakers on Capitol…