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Fall 9-30-2015

Quick Facts

  • For this latest Winthrop Poll, callers surveyed 963 South Carolina residents by landline and cell phones between Sept. 20-27.
  • Residents said the economy is the most important problem facing the United States (11.6%), followed by politicians/government (7%), moral values (6.8%) and immigration (6.2%).
  • President Barack Obama’s approval rating in South Carolina is 41% and remains roughly the same for the general population as it was in March, but still lags behind national approval ratings.