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Previous Weeks' Viewpoint Poll Results

4/19/2015: Would you want your community to invest more time and money into startups and supporting entrepreneurs?

Yes 79.82%
No 20.18%

4/10/2015: Do you agree with a repeal of the Common Construction Wage law?

No 76.34%
Yes 23.66%

4/3/2015: Can Indiana repair its reputation in the wake of the RFRA controversy?

Yes 60.98%
No 39.02%

3/27/2015: Do you think Indiana will lose out on future business because of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act?

Yes 70.56%
No 19.58%
Too soon to tell 9.86%

3/20/2015: Are you buying or selling a home this year?

staying put 67.68%
buying and selling 14.63%
selling 9.15%
buying 5.49%
renting 3.05%

3/13/2015: Is Indiana still a "basketball state?"

Yes 66.24%
Both a football and basketball state 25.32%
No, more of a football state 8.44%

3/6/2015: Could the recently-approved Indianapolis pre-K pilot program be a model for other communities?

Yes 61.76%
No 38.24%

2/27/2015: Are you in favor of public financial support for a downtown Indy Soccer Stadium?

Yes 77.27%
No 22.73%

2/20/2015: What do you think of the IHSAA's decision to cancel the Hammond and Griffith boys' basketball seasons for fighting?

Appropriate 75%
Too Harsh 19.23%
Not Harsh Enough 5.77%

2/13/2015: Has the recent Anthem hack prompted you to take measures to protect personal information?

Yes 72%
No 28%

2/6/2015: Do you think we are drifting toward two Indianas; one prosperous, one struggling?

Yes 73%
No 27%

1/30/2015: Should lawmakers pass legislation requiring prescriptions for some cold medicines in the fight against meth?

No 69.34%
Yes 30.66%

1/23/2015: If the Patriots are found guilty, what should the punishment be for "Deflate-Gate?"

Disqualification 45.52%
Lose Draft Picks 24.88%
Suspensions 22.14%
Fine 5.22%
Nothing 2.24%

1/16/2015: Should Indianapolis bid on a College Football Championship Game?

Yes 89.77%
No 10.23%

1/9/2015: What is the most important issue facing the 2015 Indiana General Assembly?

Education 43.98%
Work Force 21.69%
Middle Class Wages 13.86%
Sunday Alcohol Sales 11.45%
Ethics 7.23%
Gaming 1.81%

12/26/2014: What was Indiana's biggest business news story in 2014?

GE Aviation Selects Lafayette 60.77%
Same-Sex Marriage 13.40%
Zimmer, Biomet Acquisition 10.05%
ExactTarget Changes 10.05%
River Ridge Growth 3.35%
IU Med School in Downtown Evansville 2.39%

12/19/2014: Should the Indiana legislature provide tax breaks to the gaming industry?

No 74.29%
Yes 25.71%

12/12/2014: How can schools be more proactive about preventing concussions?

Increased education 58.12%
Better coaching techniques 25.64%
More training staff personnel 9.40%
Fund medical exams 6.84%

12/5/2014: What attracted you to live and/or work in Indianapolis?

Job 34.13%
Family 23.35%
Quality of life 19.16%
Other 13.17%
Cost of living 9.58%
Salary 0.60%

11/26/2014: How much do you intend to spend this holiday shopping season?

more than $725 46.15%
less than $650 37.76%
$650-$725 (national average) 16.08%

11/21/2014: Will you participate in Small Business Saturday?

Yes 56.32%
No 43.68%

11/14/2014: Which destination should Indianapolis International Airport add as a nonstop option?

San Diego 29.67%
Seattle 28.21%
Austin 20.15%
Orange County, California 16.12%
Portland 5.86%

11/7/2014: What should the new Congress' priorities be?

Tax Reform 33.15%
Job Creation 29.83%
Immigration 20.99%
Repeal Medical Device Tax 8.29%
Keystone Pipeline 7.73%

10/31/2014: Do you plan on attending downtown Indy's New Year's Eve celebration on Georgia Street?

No 88%
Yes 12%

10/24/2014: Where should funding come from for the final section of the I-69 extension?

State/federal sources 41.81%
Tolls 19.40%
Public/private partnership 17.67%
Gas Tax 16.81%
Vehicle Miles Travel 4.31%

10/17/2014: Will you attend the 2016 BMW Championship at Crooked Stick in Carmel?

No 49.45%
Yes 38.46%
Don't Know Yet 12.09%

10/10/2014: Does your company need to make adjustments to its benefit plans and policies to address same-sex spouses?

No 61.11%
Yes 38.89%

10/5/2014: Do you think Indiana colleges and universities are doing enough to make higher education more affordable?

Not enough 54.86%
Yes 42.02%
Dont know 3.11%

9/26/2014: Should Indiana be concerned about its STEM work force?

Yes 88.34%
No 11.66%

9/19/2014: Do you think Carmel's $150 million Midtown project is a good idea?

Yes 50.60%
No 49.40%

9/12/2014: Do you think the FCC should do away with the NFL blackout rule?

Yes 83.15%
No 16.85%

9/5/2014: What do you think of the NFL's punishment of Colts Owner Jim Irsay?

Fair 53.28%
Too Lenient 25.41%
Too Harsh 21.31%

8/29/2014: Should the City-County Council in Indianapolis agree to Mayor Greg Ballard's $50M anti-crime plan?

Yes 67.39%
No 22.83%
Its Not Enough 9.78%

8/22/2014: How would you describe Indiana's craft beer industry?

Room For Growth 52.66%
Nearing Saturation Point 36.23%
Tapping Out 11.11%

8/15/2014: Will the CBS affiliate change in Indianapolis affect your news viewing habits?

No 58.10%
Yes 26.09%
Dont Know 15.81%

8/8/2014: Are you concerned with Indiana's water supply?

Yes 51.38%
No 48.62%

8/1/2014: What is the most important element of Indianapolis Mayor Ballard's crime plan?

Early childhood education 35.77%
More police officers 26.02%
Tougher gun sentencing 23.58%
Stricter curfew 14.63%

7/25/2014: Which office setting do you prefer?

Traditional Office 77.55%
Home 14.97%
Co-Working Space 7.48%

7/18/2014: Will you buy beer or wine at this year's Indiana State Fair?

Yes 54.94%
No 45.06%

7/11/2014: Should Indiana increase efforts to attract more film and media production?

Yes 78.21%
No 21.79%

7/3/2014: Is soccer now a mainstream sport in Indiana?

It’s on its way 48.74%
Yes 20.10%
No 19.60%
It never will be 11.56%

6/27/2014: Do you agree with a federal judge’s decision overturning Indiana’s ban on same-sex marriage?

Yes 65.37%
No 34.63%

6/20/2014: At the midpoint of 2014, how would you rate the Indiana economy?

Improving 49.38%
Flat 30%
Declining 11.25%
Strong 9.38%

6/13/2014: What would it take for you to recycle?

I already recycle 59.92%
Free Service 25.74%
Not having to separate trash 12.24%
I dont want to recycle 2.11%

6/5/2014: What will be outgoing ExactTarget CEO Scott Dorsey's next move?

Start a new company 53.75%
Angel investing 26.25%
Leadership at an existing company outside Indiana 11.25%
Leadership at an existing Indiana company 5%
Permanent retirement 3.75%

5/30/2014: With recent announcements from GE and Alcoa, is Indiana on its way to becoming an aerospace hub?

No 55.56%
Yes 44.44%

5/23/2014: How would you rate this year's Month of May in Indy?

Above average 67.62%
Average 22.86%
Below Average 9.52%

5/16/2014: Should other communities follow Indy's lead in transitioning to plug-in or alternative fuel vehicles?

Yes 60.94%
No 39.06%

5/9/2014: How would you rate Indiana's tech sector compared to other states?

On par 43.85%
Behind the times 35.38%
Ahead of the curve 20.77%

5/2/2014: Do you plan on attending the Grand Prix of Indianapolis?

No 52.53%
Yes 27.27%
Undecided 11.11%
Will watch on TV 9.09%