Marquette Law School Supreme Court Poll July 5-12, 2022

Registered Voters

(Percentages are rounded to whole numbers for reporting of results. Frequencies have been rounded to whole numbers but percentages are calculated based on non-integer weighted sample sizes.)

Results for survey items among registered voters are presented here (unless otherwise indicated). Please note that some questions are only asked of particular groups of respondents. In these instances, the row “NA’s” includes the number and percent of total respondents omitted from the question. These omitted cases are ignored when calculating the “Valid” and “Cumulative” percent columns.

A1: interest in politics

Some people seem to follow what's going on in politics most of the time, whether there's an election going on or not. Others aren't that interested. How often do you follow what's going on in politics…?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Most of the time 366 46 46 46
Some of the time 294 37 37 84
Only now and then 90 11 11 95
Hardly at all 33 4 4 100
Skipped/Ref 4 0 0 100

A2: enthusiasm about voting

How enthusiastic are you about voting in the elections this November for congressional and state offices?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Very enthusiastic 354 45 45 45
Somewhat enthusiastic 205 26 26 71
Not too enthusiastic 172 22 22 93
Not at all enthusiastic 55 7 7 100
Skipped/Ref 1 0 0 100

B1: Biden approval

Overall, how much do you approve or disapprove of the way Joe Biden is handling his job as president?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Strongly approve 70 9 9 9
Somewhat approve 222 28 28 37
Somewhat disapprove 163 21 21 58
Strongly disapprove 328 42 42 100
Skipped/Ref 3 0 0 100

B1: Biden approval, 2-cat

Overall, how much do you approve or disapprove of the way Joe Biden is handling his job as president?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Approve 292 37 37 37
Disapprove 492 62 62 100
Skipped/Ref 3 0 0 100

B2: Supreme Court approval

Overall, how much do you approve or disapprove of the way the US Supreme Court is handling its job?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Strongly approve 146 19 19 19
Somewhat approve 169 21 21 40
Somewhat disapprove 169 22 22 62
Strongly disapprove 298 38 38 99
Skipped/Ref 5 1 1 100

B2: Supreme Court approval, 2-cat

Overall, how much do you approve or disapprove of the way the US Supreme Court is handling its job?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Approve 315 40 40 40
Disapprove 467 59 59 99
Skipped/Ref 5 1 1 100

B3: Fav/Unfav: Biden

[Joe Biden] Do you have a favorable or an unfavorable opinion of the following people or haven’t you heard enough yet to have an opinion?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Favorable opinion 277 35 35 35
Unfavorable opinion 484 61 61 97
Haven't heard enough 26 3 3 100

B4: Fav/Unfav: Trump

[Donald Trump] Do you have a favorable or an unfavorable opinion of the following people or haven’t you heard enough yet to have an opinion?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Favorable opinion 276 35 35 35
Unfavorable opinion 491 62 62 97
Haven't heard enough 20 3 3 100
Skipped/Ref 0 0 0 100

B5: Fav/Unfav: Pence

[Mike Pence] Do you have a favorable or an unfavorable opinion of the following people or haven’t you heard enough yet to have an opinion?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Favorable opinion 217 28 28 28
Unfavorable opinion 428 54 54 82
Haven't heard enough 142 18 18 100

B6: Fav/Unfav: DeSantis

[Ron DeSantis] Do you have a favorable or an unfavorable opinion of the following people or haven’t you heard enough yet to have an opinion?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Favorable opinion 230 29 29 29
Unfavorable opinion 312 40 40 69
Haven't heard enough 245 31 31 100

B7: Confidence in SCOTUS

[The US Supreme Court] Here is a list of institutions in American society. How much confidence do you have in each one?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
A great deal 81 10 10 10
Quite a lot 147 19 19 29
Some 215 27 27 56
Very little 208 26 26 83
None at all 135 17 17 100

B8: Confidence in Congress

[Congress] Here is a list of institutions in American society. How much confidence do you have in each one?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
A great deal 18 2 2 2
Quite a lot 53 7 7 9
Some 256 33 33 42
Very little 335 43 43 84
None at all 125 16 16 100

B9: Confidence in the Presidency

[The Presidency] Here is a list of institutions in American society. How much confidence do you have in each one?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
A great deal 48 6 6 6
Quite a lot 125 16 16 22
Some 237 30 30 52
Very little 242 31 31 83
None at all 135 17 17 100

C1: Justice nomination majority