Poll Results: Which Candidate is Best for Economic Recovery?

49 Shares Personal Liberty Poll
Total Respondents: 131494

Nearly four years after the start of the great recession, the economy has yet to experience any significant recovery. Which candidate do you think is best able to bring about economic recovery?

  • 22% voted: Barack Obama
  • 77% voted: Mitt Romney
  • 1% voted: Undecided

Which candidate do you think can most relate to the financial lives of average Americans?

  • 22% voted: Barack Obama
  • 72% voted: Mitt Romney
  • 6% voted: None of the above

Which measure do you think is most likely to bring about economic recovery?

  • 53% voted: Significant decrease in government spending
  • 10% voted: Increased government spending to create jobs
  • 24% voted: Reduction in income taxes and corporate taxes
  • 2% voted: Decrease in principal for under water home loans
  • 6% voted: Other
  • 4% voted: Not sure

What is the current state of your personal economic situation in comparison to when the recession started?

  • 6% voted: Significantly better now
  • 10% voted: Somewhat better now
  • 17% voted: Same
  • 32% voted: Somewhat worse now
  • 33% voted: Significantly worse now
  • 1% voted: Not sure

With which political party do you most closely align philosophically?

  • 17% voted: Democratic
  • 44% voted: Republican
  • 4% voted: Libertarian
  • 15% voted: Tea Party
  • 19% voted: Independent
  • 2% voted: Other