Here’s that UCA public opinion poll by Opinion Research Associates of Little Rock to supplement a class UCA President Lu Hardin is teaching.
Survey says Arkansans:
Favor (64-29) a state lottery.
Favor (66-24) a severance tax on natural gas, with proceeds to roads and higher education.
Think Gov. Mike Beebe is one heckuva guy (82 percent approval rating).
Heavily prefer (51-36) Hillary Clinton for president over John McCain.
Heavily prefer (43-27) John McCain for president over Barack Obama.
Are generally favorable on statewide politicians: Sen. Mark Pryor (72); Mike Huckabee (65); Sen. Blanche Lincoln (60).