Weekly Poll

Survey conducted May 1 - May 2, 2015. 1,053 St. Louis County voters participated in the survey. Survey weighted to match expected turnout demographics for the 2016 General Elections. Margin of Error is +/-3.2% with a 95% level of confidence. Totals do not always equal 100% due to rounding. Survey conducted by Remington Research Group on behalf of Missouri Scout.

 

Q: Do you approve or disapprove of Steve Stenger's job performance as St. Louis County Executive?

Approve...................42%

Disapprove..............20%

Not sure...................38%

 

Q: A provision of Senate Bill 221 would rewrite St. Louis County's sales tax design so that municipalities with more retail developments could keep more of the taxes they generate instead of sharing it with other municipalities in St. Louis County. Do you support or oppose this provision?

Support...................30%

Oppose....................49%

Undecided...............22%

 

Q: Another provision of Senate Bill 221 would allow St. Louis County, upon approval by the county's voters, to impose a sales tax of up to one-half of one percent on all retail sales in unincorporated areas of the county for the purpose of providing law enforcement services to the county. Do you support or oppose this provision?

Support...................52%

Oppose....................35%

Undecided...............13%

 

Q: Do you approve or disapprove of the Missouri Legislature's job performance in regards to addressing problems raised by the Ferguson unrest last summer?

Approve...................17%

Disapprove..............54%

Not sure...................29%