Question: How would you prefer the budget shortfalls handled?
- Make the cuts by laying off state employees and cutting programs - 11%
- Raise taxes to make up lost revenue and keep programs whole to avoid layoffs - 7%
- A combination of tax increases, program reductions and employee layoffs - 40%
- Using existing state savings, bonding, or other short-term fixes - 33%
- other - 7%
- Don't know - 2%
More survey info tomorrow: "What does the survey say should be prioritized?"