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ONLY ON 3 & THE BIG TALKER FM: Poll shows voters not fans of baseball stadium for higher taxes
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 11:48pm.

videoA proposal to build a taxpayer-funded baseball stadium in Wilmington is striking out with voters there, according to a new flash poll conducted with media partners WWAY NewsChannel 3 and The Big Talker FM.

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Civitas Poll: Majority of voters still support NC Marriage Amendment
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 4:52pm.

A majority, 64 percent, of North Carolina voters say they support a constitutional amendment that establishes marriage between one man and woman as the only recognized domestic legal union in the state.

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VOTE 2012: Civitas Poll - Romney leads Obama in NC
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 5:27pm.

A new Civitas Institute poll shows Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney leading Democratic incumbent Barack Obama by nine percent among North Carolina voters.

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Civitas Poll: Voters overwhelmingly support drug testing public assistance recipients
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 1:29pm.

There is broad support among North Carolina voters for drug testing those who receive public assistance, according to a new poll released today by the Civitas Institute.

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Civitas Poll: Perdue sees lowest approval ratings in nearly two years
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/28/2011 - 9:24am.

Despite satisfactory ratings for her handling of the Hurricane Irene disaster, Gov. Bev Perdue’s job approval rating is at its lowest percentage among North Carolina voters in nearly two years.

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Civitas Poll: NC unaffiliated voters not keen on DC politicians
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/13/2011 - 9:25am.

A new poll shows North Carolina’s unaffiliated voters are not too fond of D.C. politicians such as Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid, and John Boehner.

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Conservative group lunches on politics
Submitted by IE on Wed, 09/07/2011 - 3:47pm.

The conservative Civitas Institute came to Wilmington today to talk about its Partisan Index, Action Conservative Rankings, redistricting and a 2011 legislative session recap.

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Civitas Poll: Government is to blame for financial crisis
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/02/2011 - 9:53am.

Grappling with 9.9 percent statewide unemployment, 63 percent of North Carolina voters blame government for the current financial crisis, according to a poll released today by the Civitas Institute.

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Poll: Over half of NC voters support “Abortion - Woman’s Right To Know Act”
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/24/2011 - 9:19am.

Fifty-six percent of North Carolina voters support proposed legislation requiring more information be provided to women before an abortion is performed, according to a new poll released by the Civitas Institute.

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Poll: Voters say raise taxes in 2011, pay the price in 2012
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:49am.

Voters say they would be less likely to vote for a legislator in 2012 who voted for a tax increase. As the General Assembly finalizes the 2011-2012 budget proposal, a new poll released today by the Civitas Institute shows strong opposition to new taxes. The poll also found 75 percent of voters oppose a plan by Gov. Bev Perdue to raise taxes by $800 million.

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