Transcript of "Cb legislative session january 2013 toplines & demographics updated pt 1"
5 • 813 Registered Voters Throughout Hawaii • January 7-8, 2013 • 16% Cell Phones, 84% LandlinesHow do you feel about Barack Obama’s job performance as President? Do yougenerally approve or disapprove? Obama Approve strongly 41% Approve somewhat 24% Disapprove somewhat 11% Disapprove strongly 18% Unsure 6% Total 100% Obama_Condensed Approve 65% Disapprove 29% Unsure 6% Total 100%Do you generally approve or disapprove of Neil Abercrombie’s job performanceas Governor? Abercrombie Approve strongly 13% Approve somewhat 35% Disapprove somewhat 24% Disapprove strongly 21% Unsure 8% Total 100% Abercrombie_Condensed Approve 48% Disapprove 44% Unsure 8% Total 100%
6Last month, Governor Abercrombie appointed Lieutenant Governor Brian Schatzto fill the Senate seat that was left open when Senator Inouye passed away. Doyou generally approve or disapprove of that decision? Schatz Approve 45% Disapprove 36% Unsure 19% Total 100%According to state regulations, Governor Abercrombie was able to choosebetween three people to fill Senator Inouye’s seat—Brian Schatz;Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa; and former Office of Hawaiian Affairsofficial, Esther Kia’aina. If the choice had been up to you, who would you havepicked? SenateChoices Schatz 36% Hanabusa 36% Kaiaina 7% Unsure 22% Total 100%Before Senator Inouye passed away, he wrote a private letter to GovernorAbercrombie asking the Governor to appoint Colleen Hanabusa to fill his Senateseat. After Inouye’s death, someone on his staff released that letter publicly, toput pressure Abercrombie to appoint Hanabusa. What do you think of the Inouyestaff member’s decision to release that letter? InouyeLetter Approve 33% Disapprove 45% Unsure 22% Total 100%