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Spring 2018Q37Do you feel things in the state of Michigan are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: State Government | Governmental Relations
Related Topics: State government job performance | State direction/track
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Spring 2018Q39How would you rate the way Rick Snyder is performing his job as Michigan's governor?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of governor
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Spring 2018Q40How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of legislature
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Spring 2017Q31Do you feel things in the state of Michigan are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State direction/track
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Spring 2017Q32How would you rate the way Rick Snyder is performing his job as Michigan's governor?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of governor
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Spring 2017Q33How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of legislature
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Spring 2017Q34aNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Agriculture and Rural Development

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34bNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Treasury

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34cNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC)

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34dNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34eNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34fNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Health and Human Services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34gNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA)

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34hNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Secretary of State

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34iNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Transportation (MDOT)

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34jNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Attorney General

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2017Q34kNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? State Police

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Fall 2016Q2aThinking about the relationship between the State government and local jurisdictions, overall, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Michigan state government officials value input from local government officials.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q2bThinking about the relationship between the State government and local jurisdictions, overall, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? The State is taking too much decision-making authority away from local governments.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government | State mandates and preemption | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q2cThinking about the relationship between the State government and local jurisdictions, overall, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? The State holds local governments to a higher standard than it holds itself to.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q2dThinking about the relationship between the State government and local jurisdictions, overall, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? The State's decision-making is transparent to local officials.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q3cTo what extent, if any, would you say the following factors have had a positive or negative impact on the relationship between the State and local governments in Michigan? Behavior of state officials (professionalism, ethics, etc.)

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | State government ethics | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q3fTo what extent, if any, would you say the following factors have had a positive or negative impact on the relationship between the State and local governments in Michigan? Other

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government
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Fall 2016Q4How much of the time do you think Michigan's state officials trust local governments to do what is right?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government
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Fall 2016Q5bHow much of the time do you think you can trust each of the following levels of government to do what is right? The state government in Lansing

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government
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Spring 2016Q27bThe responsibility for ensuring safe drinking water is shared among many actors, including both public and private entities. We're particularly interested in the role of federal, state, and local governments. Please rate how well each of the following levels of government is doing in carrying out its responsibility to ensure safe drinking water in your jurisdiction. Michigan's state government

Major Tags: Services | Infrastructure | State Government
Related Topics: State oversight | State government job performance | Water
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Spring 2016Q36Do you feel things in the state of Michigan are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State direction/track
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Spring 2016Q38How would you rate the way Rick Snyder is performing his job as Michigan's governor?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of governor
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Spring 2016Q39How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of legislature
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Spring 2015Q40Do you feel things in the state of Michigan are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: State Government | Governmental Relations
Related Topics: State government job performance | State direction/track
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Spring 2015Q42How would you rate the way Rick Snyder is performing his job as Michigan's governor?

Major Tags: State Government | Governmental Relations
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of governor
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Spring 2015Q43How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

Major Tags: State Government | Governmental Relations
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of legislature
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Fall 2014q36aFirst of all, we are interested in your general opinions about the state of ethics and integrity in Michigan government. In general, how would you rate the following groups of people overall in terms of ethical behavior in their official positions? Michigan's state legislators

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q36bFirst of all, we are interested in your general opinions about the state of ethics and integrity in Michigan government. In general, how would you rate the following groups of people overall in terms of ethical behavior in their official positions? Michigan's state executive branch leaders (Governor, Lt. Gov., department leaders, etc.)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q37aTo what extent do you agree or disagree that the following types of Michigan government officials should be required to disclose their financial interests (occupations, sources of income, business interests, property holdings, creditors and debtors, etc.)? Michigan's state legislators

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q37bTo what extent do you agree or disagree that the following types of Michigan government officials should be required to disclose their financial interests (occupations, sources of income, business interests, property holdings, creditors and debtors, etc.)? Michigan's state executive branch leaders (Governor, Lt. Gov., department leaders, etc.)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q38aTo what extent do you agree or disagree that the following Michigan state officials should be required to wait a certain period of time (a year or two) after leaving office before becoming a lobbyist or consultant that does work for the state government, also known as a "revolving door" restriction? Michigan's state legislators

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q38bTo what extent do you agree or disagree that the following Michigan state officials should be required to wait a certain period of time (a year or two) after leaving office before becoming a lobbyist or consultant that does work for the state government, also known as a "revolving door" restriction? Michigan's state government executive branch department and agency leaders

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q39aMichigan currently prohibits state legislators from receiving honoraria (e.g., speaking fees or other payments for service), but allows certain levels of gifts, food, and travel or lodging expenses to be paid by outside interests. To what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about gifts and honoraria received by legislators, other government officials, or their staff members? Like state legislators, appointed state government officials should also be prohibited from receiving honoraria while in office.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q39bMichigan currently prohibits state legislators from receiving honoraria (e.g., speaking fees or other payments for service), but allows certain levels of gifts, food, and travel or lodging expenses to be paid by outside interests. To what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about gifts and honoraria received by legislators, other government officials, or their staff members? An overall yearly cap should be enforced limiting the total amount of gifts, food, and travel/lodging reimbursements any state government official may receive.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q39cMichigan currently prohibits state legislators from receiving honoraria (e.g., speaking fees or other payments for service), but allows certain levels of gifts, food, and travel or lodging expenses to be paid by outside interests. To what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about gifts and honoraria received by legislators, other government officials, or their staff members? Expenditures above a certain threshold made on behalf of a state government official should be reported by both the donor and the public official.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q39dMichigan currently prohibits state legislators from receiving honoraria (e.g., speaking fees or other payments for service), but allows certain levels of gifts, food, and travel or lodging expenses to be paid by outside interests. To what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about gifts and honoraria received by legislators, other government officials, or their staff members? Policies prohibiting honoraria, limiting gifts, and requiring gift disclosure should apply to local government officials across the state.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State government ethics
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Spring 2014Q31Do you feel things in the state of Michigan are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State direction/track
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Spring 2014Q33How would you rate the way Rick Snyder is performing his job as Michigan's governor?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of governor
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Spring 2014Q34How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of legislature
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Spring 2014Q36aNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Agriculture and Rural Development

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36bNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Community Health (DCH)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36cNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36dNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36eNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36fNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Human Services

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36gNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36hNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Secretary of State

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36iNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Transportation (MDOT)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36jNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Treasury

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36kNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Technology, Management, and Budget (DTMB)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36lNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Department of Corrections

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36mNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? State Police

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2014Q36nNow thinking about how the state government relates to your jurisdiction in particular, how would you, in your role as a local official, rate the way the following state agencies or departments are performing their jobs overall? Attorney General

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of state agencies
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Spring 2013Q50Do you feel things in the state of Michigan are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State direction/track
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Spring 2013Q52How would you rate the way Rick Snyder is performing his job as Michigan's governor?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of governor
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Spring 2013Q54How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of legislature
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Spring 2013Q58How much of the time do you think you can trust the state government in Lansing to do what is right?

Major Tags: State Government | Governmental Relations
Related Topics: State government job performance | Trust in state government
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Spring 2012Q49Finally, do you feel things in the state of Michigan are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State direction/track
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Spring 2012Q51How would you rate the way Rick Snyder is performing his job as Michigan's governor?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of governor
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Spring 2012Q52How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of legislature
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Spring 2011Q43First of all, do you feel things in the state of Michigan are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: Goverenmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | State direction/track
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Spring 2011Q45How would you rate the way Rick Snyder is performing his job as Michigan's governor?

Major Tags: Goverenmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of governor
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Spring 2011Q46How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

Major Tags: Goverenmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of legislature
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Fall 2009Q31 How would you rate the way Jennifer Granholm is performing her job as Michigan's governor?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of governor
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Fall 2009Q32How would you rate the way the Michigan Legislature is performing its job?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Job evaluation of legislature
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Spring 2009Q18How much of the time do you think you can trust the state government in Lansing to do what is right?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State government job performance | Trust in state government
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