Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2013 Data Tables

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Q26. To what extent do you personally support or oppose the current Right-To-Work law regarding public sector unions exempting police and fire unions? (Among those jurisdictions which did not report being completely unfamiliar with Michigan's Right-To-Work legislation)

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
To what extent do you personally support or oppose the current Right-To-Work law regarding public sector unions exempting police and fire unions? (Among those jurisdictions which did not report being completely unfamiliar with Michigan's Right-To-Work legislation) Strongly Support 1% 16% 8% 19% 14%
Somewhat Support 9% 12% 9% 12% 12%
Neither Support nor Oppose 28% 31% 23% 30% 30%
Somewhat Oppose 20% 12% 22% 17% 15%
Strongly Oppose 38% 13% 33% 17% 18%
Don't Know 4% 15% 5% 4% 12%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
To what extent do you personally support or oppose the current Right-To-Work law regarding public sector unions exempting police and fire unions? (Among those jurisdictions which did not report being completely unfamiliar with Michigan's Right-To-Work legislation) Strongly Support 19% 14% 9% 6% 8% 14%
Somewhat Support 12% 13% 10% 15% 4% 12%
Neither Support nor Oppose 31% 30% 29% 28% 29% 30%
Somewhat Oppose 15% 12% 21% 18% 18% 15%
Strongly Oppose 13% 18% 18% 28% 38% 18%
Don't Know 11% 14% 13% 5% 4% 12%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% within Region of Michigan
  Region of Michigan Total
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula
To what extent do you personally support or oppose the current Right-To-Work law regarding public sector unions exempting police and fire unions? (Among those jurisdictions which did not report being completely unfamiliar with Michigan's Right-To-Work legislation) Strongly Support 15% 14% 13% 17% 16% 11% 14%
Somewhat Support 19% 11% 11% 8% 12% 11% 12%
Neither Support nor Oppose 28% 29% 29% 34% 31% 27% 30%
Somewhat Oppose 15% 20% 16% 8% 15% 16% 15%
Strongly Oppose 10% 15% 18% 19% 15% 27% 18%
Don't Know 13% 11% 13% 13% 11% 8% 12%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.