- The Winthrop Poll surveyed 1,109 residents in South Carolina by landline and cell phones between Feb. 21 and March 1.
- News in the Middle East is an area of concern. ISIS or terrorism in general is the most important problem they said for the country, followed by politicians/government and the economy/financial crisis. In South Carolina, the most important problem is education, followed by jobs/unemployment and the economy/financial crisis.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Poll: S.C. Residents Give Opinions on Leaders, Gas Tax and Other Issues" (2015). Winthrop News 2015. 47.