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Polls for July 2018

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Reader Poll:

Should Arizona lawmakers be allowed to have legislative immunity for traffic violations and other misdemeanor offenses?

  • Yes 1%
  • No 97%
  • I do not understand the law enough to decide 2%

304 total votes

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Reader Poll:

Hobby Lobby ran a full page ad in the Courier on July 1 citing Psalms 33:12, "Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord." Should the line between church and state be absolute? (Select up to 6 answers)

  • DISPLAYS YES: I can accept displays of religion in public buildings 9%
  • DISPLAYS NO: There should be no displays of religion in public buildings 8%
  • PRAYER YES: I am okay with non–denominational prayer before school events 9%
  • PRAYER NO: There should be no prayer before any school event 8%
  • COINS YES: I approve of the use of the phrase "In God We Trust" on U.S. coins 11%
  • COINS NO: The U.S. should remove the phrase "In God We Trust" from all future U.S. coins 6%
  • BIBLE YES: It's okay to teach the Bible in public schools 5%
  • BIBLE NO: The Bible should not be taught in public schools 11%
  • FUNDING YES: I'm fine with using public money to fund social programs run by Christian organizations 6%
  • FUNDING NO: No public money should be used to fund social programs run by Christian organizations 11%
  • TOO LITTLE: I think political candidates talk too little about their religious beliefs 7%
  • TOO MUCH: I think political candidates talk too much about their religious beliefs 9%

1520 total votes

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Reader Poll:

When you receive a scam phone call from someone claiming to be with the IRS or some other agency, what do you do?

  • I hang up immediately without saying anything 22%
  • I tell them to stop calling and then hang up 4%
  • I toy with them until they hang up on me 10%
  • I don't even say hello if I get a call from a number I do not recognize 5%
  • I don't answer any calls from numbers I do not recognize 59%

461 total votes

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Reader Poll:

Knowing that Game & Fish officials advise against it, during this drought, what is your stance on putting out water for deer and other wild animals?

  • Absolutely, I do. Wild animals need water too. 30%
  • Never. It is called survival of the fittest. 9%
  • Yes, but it should be placed so the animals do not become a threat to traffic, for example. 28%
  • No, I trust that the wildlife experts know best. 32%

634 total votes

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