Afghanistan

TRAGEDY IN KABUL

SCOTT TAYLOR February 9 2004
Afghanistan

TRAGEDY IN KABUL

SCOTT TAYLOR February 9 2004

BY THE NUMBERS

In a national survey, Maclean’s asked Canadians for their opinions of the President. The respondents’ reactions:

How would you describe your personal feelings toward President George W. Bush?

EXTREMELY LIKE HIM

5%

SOMEWHAT LIKE HIM

27%

SOMEWHAT DISLIKE HIM

28%

EXTREMELY DISLIKE HIM

22%

DON’T KNOW/ REFUSED

17%

Reagan successfully played the cowpoke role for eight years

Do you feel that Canada is better off, worse off or no different with George W. Bush as president of the United States than during the terms of previous presidents?

BETTER OFF

12%

WORSE OFF

43%

NO DIFFERENT

33%

DON’T KNOW/ REFUSED

13%

If you had the opportunity to vote in the upcoming U.S. presidential election, how would you cast your ballot?

DEFINITELY VOTE FOR GEORGE W. BUSH

15%

CONSIDER VOTING FOR SOMEONE ELSE

28%

DEFINITELY VOTE FOR SOMEONE ELSE

40%

DON’T KNOW/ REFUSED

17%

HOW THE POLL WAS DONE This nationwide survey of 1,367 Canadians, aged 18 and over, was conducted by Toronto-based Pollara Inc. between Jan. 20 and Jan. 25. The margin of error is plus or minus three percentage points, 19 times out of 20.