Americans' Worries About Economy, Budget Top Other Issues

Worry about energy up since 2010, flat for other issues

Nearly three in four Americans (71%) say they worry about the economy "a great deal," more than worry about 13 other issues Gallup measured in a March 3-6 poll. Nearly two in three (64%) worry a great deal about federal spending and the budget deficit. Americans show the least anxiety about race relations -- the only issue about which the majority is "only a little" or "not at all" concerned. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Jon Mitchell - Mar 21, 2011 - 10:45 AM PDT
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by Jon Mitchell - Mar. 21, 2011

As always, it's a poll, so take it or leave it. Certainly, news organizations will use this poll to invent stories and call them "news."

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