ABC News Viewpoint Poll, April 1994 (ICPSR 6624)

Published: May 16, 1997

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ABC News

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This special topic poll sought respondents' views on President Bill Clinton's handling of the situation in the former Yugoslavian republics and the Whitewater real estate venture. Respondents were asked whether they believed high government officials or the national news media when their reports differed, and whether the national news media paid too much attention to topics such as Whitewater, health care, crime, and the economy. The role of the news media in the Whitewater situation was also probed. Demographic background variables include political orientation and sex.

ABC News. ABC News Viewpoint Poll, April 1994. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1997-05-16.

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Households were selected by random-digit dialing. Within households, the respondent selected was the adult living in the household who last had a birthday and who was at home at the time of interview.

Adults aged 18 and over living in households with telephones.

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