According to the survey, 54 percent oppose
the measure, while 46 percent favor it.
Jewish people oppose
the Iraq war by a better than 3-to-1 margin, 77% to 21%.
any proposal that would offset payments of Social Security Disability Insurance benefits or any other federal benefits by the amount of VA compensation.
A recent poll by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life found that 65 percent of Americans oppose
the type of church-based politicking that Jones' bill would allow.
More than half of New Hampshire's school districts oppose
yet another unfunded mandate from the feds.
But Greenwich Village residents oppose
big box stores because they will take away space from playing fields for their children, while Brooklyn borough officials grumble about the aquarium competing with the one at Coney Island.
1) Regardless of whether the sites favor medical abortion (15 sites), oppose
it (16) or take no obvious stance (nine), fewer than four in five note an author's name, fewer than three in five state an academic or professional affiliation, and no more than half provide references for the information they present.
In a random survey of 625 Ontarians, conducted in September, 92 per cent oppose
a Ministry of Natural Resources proposal for larger clearcuts.
One need not be an incurable cynic to suspect that campaign contributions induce politicians to support policies they would otherwise oppose
There are also some conservatives who still oppose
the ordination of women.
While the finding is surprising on one level, the authors say, it is consistent with the view that there is a liberal reason to oppose
affirmative action--a moral opposition to unequal treatment based on race.
Since the armed forces had a disproportionate number of people from lower-income backgrounds, students at the less-prestigious universities were more likely to know someone at risk and thus more likely to oppose
As far as the Snake River Alliance being an opposing force, if our government makes bad decisions, we will oppose
them," says Anita McCann, a longtime board member of the Alliance who lives in Ketchum.
The bishops made it clear that they did not endorse or oppose
candidates for political offices.
By 58 percent to 34 percent, all voters oppose
the coalition's call for a Religious Equality Amendment.