New polling shows support for expanding Social Security benefits

Social Security Works and the Center for Community Change released new polling data that shows tremendous support among likely voters for expanding Social Security benefits in a national sample and state polls for Alaska, Arkansas, Georgia, Iowa, Montana, New Hampshire, North Carolina, and Oregon. The polls  demonstrate support across red, blue and purple states and among Independents, Republicans and Democrats. This polling also shows potential huge benefits and perilous risks for candidates on Social Security.

National Polling Memo,  9/04/2014 (Poll data

Alaska Polling Memo,  9/04/2014 (Poll data

Arkansas Polling Memo, 9/16/2014 (PPP poll data)

Georgia Polling Memo,  9/04/2014 (Poll data

Iowa Polling Memo,  9/04/2014 (Poll data

Oregon Polling Memo,  9/04/2014 (Poll data

Montana Polling Memo,  9/04/2014 (Poll data

New Hampshire Polling Memo, 9/04/2014 (Poll data

North Carolina Polling Memo,  9/04/2014 (Poll data