By the numbers: Scandal

Should the media report “outings” of members of Congress by Hustler publisher Larry Flynt?
Yes – 61%
No – 38%

Should President Clinton resign?
Yes – 35%
No – 61%

Are you fed up with all elected officials in Washington?
Yes – 25%
No – 37%
Just some – 36%

Do you think Ken Starr went too far in his investigation?
Yes – 55%
No – 44%

Do you respect President Clinton?
Yes – 42%
No – 55%

How closely have you been following the impeachment hearings?
Very closely – 23%
Somewhat closely – 50%
Not too closely – 21%
Not at all – 6%

Do you think the Senate will vote to convict and remove Clinton?
Vote to convict – 31%
Not vote to convict – 63%

Who do you blame for the current state of the political environment?
Clinton – 43%
Republicans – 44%
Both – 5%
Media – 3%

If Clinton were removed from office, would it be:
a serious setback to the nation – 51%
not a serious setback – 47%

Sources: Time magazine, The Gallup Organization

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