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63% Say U.S. Constitution Good or Excellent

Sixty-three percent (63%) of American adults give the United States Constitution a good or an excellent rating. A Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey found that 21% give the document a fair rating while just 12% say poor. Survey respondents were asked to rate the Constitution “in terms of how it impacts life in our country today.” Eighty-four percent (84%) would vote to continue using the Constitution as the fundamental law of the United States. Just 8% would vote against it.

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The national telephone survey of 1,030 Adults was conducted by Rasmussen Reports June 29-30, 2007. The margin of sampling error for the survey is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence.

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