Top five political issues in the U.S. (November 2007)
Issues cited as either a first or second priority, by all polled adults (regardless of political party)
- Iraq (46%)
- Health care (34%)
- Jobs/economic growth (27%)
- Illegal immigration (24%)
- Terrorism (23%)
Source: Wall Street Journal / NBC News telephone poll of 1,509 adults, conducted in early November (reported 19 November 2007). Note: The margin of error is +/- 2.5 percentage points, so the difference between Nos. 4 and 5 is negligible.