Marquette Law School Supreme Court Poll January 9-20, 2023

(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 all respondents 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 387 39 39 39
Some of the time 361 36 36 75
Only now and then 170 17 17 92
Hardly at all 83 8 8 100

A2: vote or not

Did you vote in the elections for state and national offices on November 8?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Yes 706 71 71 71
No 294 29 29 100

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 108 11 11 11
Somewhat approve 323 32 32 43
Somewhat disapprove 201 20 20 63
Strongly disapprove 363 36 36 99
Skipped/Ref 6 1 1 100

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 431 43 43 43
Disapprove 564 56 56 99
Skipped/Ref 6 1 1 100

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 72 7 7 7
Somewhat approve 398 40 40 47
Somewhat disapprove 328 33 33 80
Strongly disapprove 199 20 20 100
Skipped/Ref 3 0 0 100

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 470 47 47 47
Disapprove 527 53 53 100
Skipped/Ref 3 0 0 100

B3: Congress approval

Overall, how much do you approve or disapprove of the way the US Congress is handling its job?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Strongly approve 23 2 2 2
Somewhat approve 297 30 30 32
Somewhat disapprove 415 42 42 73
Strongly disapprove 261 26 26 100
Skipped/Ref 4 0 0 100

B3: Congress approval, 2-cat

Overall, how much do you approve or disapprove of the way the US Congress is handling its job?
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Approve 320 32 32 32
Disapprove 676 68 68 100
Skipped/Ref 4 0 0 100

B4: 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 413 41 41 41
Unfavorable opinion 544 54 54 96
Haven't heard enough 40 4 4 100
Skipped/Ref 3 0 0 100

B5: 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 338 34 34 34
Unfavorable opinion 625 63 63 96
Haven't heard enough 34 3 3 100
Skipped/Ref 3 0 0 100

B6: 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 336 34 34 34
Unfavorable opinion 483 48 48 82
Haven't heard enough 178 18 18 100
Skipped/Ref 3 0 0 100

B7: 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 332 33 33 33
Unfavorable opinion 397 40 40 73
Haven't heard enough 265 27 27 99
Web blank 5 1 1 100

B8: Fav/Unfav: Kemp

[Brian Kemp] 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 124 12 12 12
Unfavorable opinion 195 19 19 32
Haven't heard enough 678 68 68 100
Skipped/Ref 4 0 0 100

B9: Fav/Unfav: Abbot