Polling released today reveals strong opposition to Coalition cuts to the ABC. The ReachTEL poll was conducted in seats represented by Christopher Pyne, Malcolm Turnbull and Joe Hockey in late April.
Do you support or oppose the government’s decision to reduce funding to the ABC in last year’s budget?
- 59% of Joe Hockey’s constituents polled opposed, 31% supported
- 53% of Malcolm Turnbull’s constituents polled opposed, 35% supported.
- 54% of Christopher Pyne’s constituents polled opposed, 27% supported.
Another question asked: