Rasmussen: 9% Expect Obama’s Spending Freeze To Have Big Impact on Deficit

2* President Obama is proposing a three-year freeze in discretionary government spending in nearly all areas except defense, national security, veterans affairs and entitlement programs such as Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security. Do you favor or oppose the President’s proposal for a spending freeze on discretionary spending?

3* If it is implemented, will the President’s proposal reduce the deficit a lot, a little, or will it have no impact?

42% No impact

4* Should the federal government increase spending, freeze spending or cut spending?

57% Cut Spending