The sense of Congress is that...

We should cut 100 billion dollars out of current federal spending. Individuals and families are making do with less, and the government needs to do the same. We have got to stop spending money we don't have.

113

26%

322

74%

The minority position is that we should not cut 100 billion dollars out of current federal spending. Cutting that much means slashing funding for important programs like education, the Environmental Protection Agency, and border security.

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Results calculated from Resurgent Republic survey data of self-identified independent voters, March 1-March 3, 2011, N=370, margin of error +/-5.06%