Spending on Science and Technology

Survey Items

If you had a say in making up the [Federal/National] budget this year, which programs would you like to see increased and which reduced? Should [Federal/National] spending on science and technology be increased, decreased, or kept about the same? 0 = decreased, 1 = same, 2 = increased

Next, I am going to read you a list of [Federal/National] programs. For each one, I would like you to tell me whether you would like to see spending increased or decreased. If you had a say in making up the [Federal/National] budget this year, which of the following programs would you like to see spending increased and for which would you like to see spending decreased? Space and scientific research? 0 = decreased, 1 = kept the same, 2 = increased

Next, I am going to read you a list of [Federal/National] programs. For each one, I would like you to tell me whether you would like to see spending increased or decreased. If you had a say in making up the [Federal/National] budget this year, which of the following programs would you like to see spending increased and for which would you like to see spending decreased? Science and technology? 0 = decreased, 1 = kept the same, 2 = increased

We have listed some areas of government spending here. For each area, please tell me whether the state should spend more on it in the future, just as much as it should spend so far, or less. Desired state expenditure development in the area: Science and Research. 0 = spend less, 1 = just as much, 2 = spend more