Poll: Will the prolonged pay freeze change your vote?

Thinkstock

An August Rasmussen Reports poll indicated that government employees favor President Obama over Republican rival Mitt Romney in the upcoming November election. But that was before Obama announced he is extending the pay freeze for federal employees until Congress passes a budget.

Readers have indicated in our comment section that news of the extended pay freeze is making their decision more difficult.  “Who to vote for. The one screwing me now, or the one who will screw us later.....” one reader asked.

Does the pay freeze extension change your view of the president enough to affect how you might vote this fall?

Take our poll:

Stay up-to-date with federal news alerts and analysis — Sign up for GovExec's email newsletters.
FROM OUR SPONSORS
JOIN THE DISCUSSION
Close [ x ] More from GovExec
 
 

Thank you for subscribing to newsletters from GovExec.com.
We think these reports might interest you:

  • Sponsored by eSignLive by VASCO

    Mobile E-Signatures for Government

    Learn 5 key trends that accelerate government demand for mobile signing.

    Download
  • Sponsored by Management Concepts

    SPONSORED: Successful Change Management Practices in the Public Sector

    How governmental agencies implement organizational change management.

    Download
  • Sponsored by Kronos

    Solving the Workforce Compliance Challenge

    Download this eBook to learn how data and automation can help state and local agencies.

    Download

When you download a report, your information may be shared with the underwriters of that document.