Posted: Friday, 26 April 2013 11:45AM

KSTP Poll--Legislature



A Survey USA--KSTP Poll shows Governor Mark Dayton with a positive approval rating but the state legislature has a very negative approval rating.
              
KSTP says 500 adults were polled between April 19th and 21st.
              
Dayton received a 49% approval rating while 39% disapproved of the job he is doing.  The legislature was the opposite: 56% gave the lawmakers a negative approval rating while only 28% approved of their job.

The reaction was negative when asked about expansion of the state sales tax to clothing and services.  34% approved of expanding the sales tax to services while 57% opposed.  23% favored the expansion to clothing while 74% opposed.
               
Increasing the liquor tax was favored by 51% and opposed by 45%.  77% of the respondents opposed a pay raise for lawmakers while just 13% favored a pay raise.

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