Knox Countians Not Keen On President Obama

Knox Countians Not Keen On President Obama

By Focus staff This week’s Knoxville Focus poll asked likely voters the question, “At this time, do you approve or disapprove of the job performance of President Obama?” Almost 64% of respondents disapprove of the President’s job performance. President Obama scored well inside the First District.  Almost 67% of voters in the First District approve […]

Knox Countians Believe In Drug Testing for Public Assistance

Knox Countians Believe In Drug Testing for Public Assistance

By Focus Staff This week’s Knoxville Focus poll asked the question, “In your opinion, should welfare recipients be required to submit to drug testing upon request by the government?” Almost 80% of likely voters said yes, welfare recipients should submit to drug testing upon request by the government.  Just over 20% of respondents were opposed […]

Recession Not Over, According to Knox Countians

Recession Not Over, According to Knox Countians

By Focus Staff Things must be much better at the Knoxville News-Sentinel, as it recently published an editorial proclaiming the recession appears to be over.  It was an interesting question and this week’s Knoxville Focus poll asked voters, “Do you believe the recession is over?” Almost 80% of respondents said they don’t believe the recession […]

Knox Countians Favor Term Limits For School Board

Knox Countians Favor Term Limits For School Board

By Focus Staff In this week’s Knoxville Focus poll, likely voters were asked the question, “Most elected offices in Knox County are limited to two consecutive terms.  Do you support term limits for Knox County School Board members?” The answer was a resounding “yes”!  Almost 85% of respondents believe the members of the  Knox County […]

Knox Countians Solidly Against TVA Being Privatized

Knox Countians Solidly Against TVA Being Privatized

By Focus Staff This week’s Knoxville Focus poll asked voters the question, “In your opinion, should the Tennessee Valley Authority be privatized”? More than 80% of likely voters said that no, TVA should not be privatized.  Only slightly more than 19% believe TVA should be privatized. More than 90% of respondents in the Second District […]

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