The Economic Development Council of Colorado conducted a survey of 500 likely voters between September 12 and 15 which data is now available in the 2010 Survey on its website. The study was conducted by Vitale & Associates and is located HERE
The study asked questions which included:
"Do you feel things in Colorado/Your local area are going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?" 52% responded Wrong Track
"Which one issue do you think is most important for state govt leaders to address?" 42% indicated Jobs
"Would you say that Colorado is still in an economic recession?" 85% said yes
"Which do you think makes the most sense at this time. In order to balance the budget, should we... RAISE STATE TAXES AND FEES by 15% OR SHOULD WE CUT STATE GOVERNMENT SPENDING by 15%?" 63% supported a cut
"Do you think that the State budget has been cut too much or would it be best for Govt. to keep taxes, spending, and regs. to a Minimum." 52% indicated keep taxes, spending and regs to a minimum.
To see the entire report, go to the link and click on Power Point 1.