Survey: SHOH41

President Obama on his first day in office said he wants to usher in a new era of open government. He ordered all federal agencies to adopt what he calls a "presumption in favor of disclosure" when handling requests under the Freedom of Informaton Act. Do you think he is doing the right thing or not in giving this order or not?

Answers: ( respondents)
Yes, doing the right thing 79%
No, not doing the right thing 9%
Don't know 10%
Other 2%

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NOTE: The number of respondents to an individual question may vary from the number of respondents to the entire survey, as some items are restricted based on previous answers. The poll has an overall 4 percentage point margin of error, although the margin increases when examining attitudes among smaller groups within the survey. The margin for women only, for example, is 6 percent.