Mini Poll Results

Write to Work?

Do you, or does a member of your family, belong to a labor union?
  • 59%
    Yes
  • 41%
    No
In general, do you approve or disapprove of labor unions?
  • 84%
    Approve
  • 16%
    Disapprove
Do you think unions in the country are too strong, too weak, or about right?
  • 17%
    Too strong
  • 55%
    Too weak
  • 28%
    About right
Do you think unions in the state of Missouri are too strong, too weak, or about right?
  • 16%
    Too strong
  • 56%
    Too weak
  • 28%
    About right
Thinking about the future, do you think unions will become stronger, become weaker, or stay about the same?
  • 17%
    Will become stronger
  • 73%
    Will become weaker
  • 10%
    Will stay about the same
Would you personally like to see labor unions have more influence, less influence, or the same influence as they have today?
  • 61%
    More
  • 20%
    Less
  • 18%
    About the same
Do you believe that union labor in the crafts trades is more likely to be of better quality than non-union work?
  • 68%
    More likely to be of good quality
  • 7%
    Less likely to be of good quality
  • 25%
    About the same
Which of the following groups do you think should have unions?
  • 89%
    Employees in manufacturing industries
  • 80%
    Employees in crafts industries
  • 80%
    Employees in service industries
  • 51%
    Federal, state, and local government non-military employees
  • 28%
    Members of the armed services
  • 63%
    Public safety employees
  • 52%
    Journalists
  • 72%
    Teachers
  • 24%
    Students
  • 19%
    Nuns
  • 26%
    Freelancers
  • 15%
    Parents
  • 13%
    Children
Would you describe St. Louis as a union friendly city?
  • 82%
    Yes
  • 18%
    No
Are you a supporter of so-called Right to Work legislation?
  • 25%
    Support such legislation
  • 75%
    Oppose such legislation
  • 0%
    What is Right to Work?