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Q. Monday was the 16h anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2011 attacks on the United States. What are you feelings on that event today?

  • A. I think a terrorist attack is as possible today as it was then. (56%, 70 Votes)
  • B I think America is safer today than it was then. (34%, 43 Votes)
  • C. I think American needs to do more to keep citizens safe. (10%, 13 Votes)

Total Voters: 126

Start Date: September 12, 2017 @ 12:14 pm
End Date: September 18, 2017 @ 12:14 pm

Q. IF the voters decide to build a new consolidated middle school for Pulaski County, what would you like to see happen to the current middle school buildings?

  • A. Sell them to the highest bidder, putting the money back towards the cost of the new middle school. (72%, 114 Votes)
  • D. Sell them at a reduced price to a buyer willing to refurbish the building and allow portions to be used as a community/recreation center while the other parts are rented out as office/storage spac (10%, 16 Votes)
  • B Sell them at regular price to a company or group who is willing to refurbish them and operate a community/recreation center in them where users pay a fee. (9%, 14 Votes)
  • C. Keep them and use them as community/recreation centers with no fee to the users. (9%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 158

Start Date: September 5, 2017 @ 12:24 pm
End Date: September 11, 2017 @ 12:24 pm

Was the local and federal response to Hurricane Harvey flooding sufficient?

  • A. Yes, Texas officials were in contact with the federal government, and FEMA was on the ground within three days. (67%, 82 Votes)
  • C. Yes, the state did everything it could to ensure that citizens understood the potential danger of the hurricane. (19%, 23 Votes)
  • No, state and local governments did not have enough first responders on the ground to get to the most dire situations, such as at the assisted living facility where women were sitting in waist-high w (9%, 11 Votes)
  • B. No, some local officials didn't require evacuation but should have. (5%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 123

Start Date: August 29, 2017 @ 12:24 pm
End Date: September 4, 2017 @ 12:24 pm

Q. What do you think about the departure of White House chief strategist Steve Bannon?

  • B. It will hurt the administration, but President Trump will persevere. (52%, 226 Votes)
  • F. It’s the best thing that could happen. Hopefully Trump and Pence are next. (42%, 181 Votes)
  • E. It will help the administration, and it can use all the help it can get. (2%, 10 Votes)
  • D. It’s going to be great, because Bannon will crucify Trump via Breitbart. (2%, 8 Votes)
  • A. It’s the worst thing that could have happened. He was a good influence in President Trump. (1%, 6 Votes)
  • C. It’s going to be bad, because Bannon will crucify Trump via Breitbart. (1%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 435

Start Date: August 22, 2017 @ 2:23 pm
End Date: August 28, 2017 @ 2:23 pm

Q. In the wake of the tragedy at the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, was President Trump’s response appropriate?

  • A. Yes, he was very presidential and decisive. (52%, 255 Votes)
  • D. No, he should have said what Gov. McAuliffe said: “Go home. ... You are not wanted ... Shame on you.” (39%, 195 Votes)
  • C. No, he should have identified the hate groups by name. (6%, 30 Votes)
  • B. Yes, but he could have done more to condemn those responsible. (3%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 494

Start Date: August 15, 2017 @ 4:20 pm
End Date: August 21, 2017 @ 4:20 pm

Q. Despite the president’s counterclaim, his approval ratings are at historical lows. What do you think?

  • B. Yes, his ratings may be low, but he’s accomplishing a lot. (54%, 766 Votes)
  • E. The fact his approval ratings continue to go lower and lower shows he’s the worst president of all time. (37%, 517 Votes)
  • A. Reports that the president’s approval ratings are low is fake news. (5%, 66 Votes)
  • D. His numbers are low, but the president still has a base that ignores his ineffectiveness. (2%, 35 Votes)
  • C. I don’t put much stock in approval ratings. They go up and down. (2%, 28 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,412

Start Date: August 8, 2017 @ 12:17 pm
End Date: August 14, 2017 @ 12:17 pm

Q. Marine Gen. John Kelly is the new White House chief of staff. Will he make a difference in the Trump administration?

  • F. The White House is in such disarray and chaos, no one can fix it. (34%, 65 Votes)
  • A. The White House, with Trump in charge, is doing just fine. (32%, 61 Votes)
  • B. Yes, he’s already made a great decision in getting rid of Anthony Scaramucci. (18%, 34 Votes)
  • D. Doubtfully, because Trump can’t help but bog down things and create frustration. (6%, 12 Votes)
  • C. Hopefully, but Trump will need to get out of his way and let him be in charge. (6%, 11 Votes)
  • E. No, he’s going to find out that there’s only one person in charge, and it’s Trump. (4%, 9 Votes)

Total Voters: 192

Start Date: August 1, 2017 @ 12:49 pm
End Date: August 7, 2017 @ 12:49 pm

Q. Donald Trump Jr. has admitted to meeting in June 2016 with Russian representatives to help Donald Trump in the presidential election. Is this acceptable?

  • A. Yes, the meeting turned out to be “a nothing burger.” (53%, 665 Votes)
  • E. No, this is the definition of collusion, and he should be locked up. (44%, 561 Votes)
  • D. Probably not, because Donald Jr. expected to receive damaging information, even though none developed. (1%, 18 Votes)
  • B. Maybe, because the Russians didn’t actually have any relevant information to help the Trump campaign. (1%, 13 Votes)
  • C. I don’t know, I think a serious investigation needs to occur. (1%, 9 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,266

Start Date: July 18, 2017 @ 11:37 am
End Date: July 24, 2017 @ 11:37 am

Q. Has social media become more aggressive, more negative, more threatening in the past year?

  • A. Yes, and it’s because of the example set by the President of the United States. (47%, 258 Votes)
  • B. Yes, and if those who posted comments said them face to face, the police would probably have to be summoned. (42%, 231 Votes)
  • C. No, there have always been those who feel anonymous (and some who really are) who post mean-spirited comments. (4%, 23 Votes)
  • E. I purposely avoid social media as much as I can because of all the drama. (3%, 16 Votes)
  • F. I don’t do social media (and now I’m glad I don’t). (2%, 13 Votes)
  • D. No, it’s just the way social media is – it shouldn’t be taken personally. (2%, 8 Votes)

Total Voters: 549

Start Date: July 11, 2017 @ 11:16 am
End Date: July 17, 2017 @ 11:16 am

Q: Was President Trump’s video tweet showing him punching out CNN a threat against journalist?

  • D. Yes, it was another example of the President being a bully. (51%, 1,476 Votes)
  • A. No way, it was just a tweet. (47%, 1,371 Votes)
  • B. Probably not, but it wasn’t very presidential. (1%, 31 Votes)
  • E. I don’t know. I didn’t see the video tweet. (0%, 5 Votes)
  • C. It could have been perceived as a threat. (1%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 2,887

Start Date: July 5, 2017 @ 11:53 am
End Date: July 10, 2017 @ 11:53 am