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A majority of respondents said they disagreed with the mayor's plan.
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A Bloomberg poll taken in July found that just 34 percent of respondents had a favorable view of Ryan compared to 41 percent for Trump.
That meeting was canceled, however, after the selection committee found Ryan Cos. to be the only qualified respondent, Schatz said.
An online survey of city residents showed 58 percent of the 1,148 respondents would like a zip line in the adventure park.
A Cap Gemini survey of consumers in the U.S., China, and Germany ten years ago showed that only 18 percent of respondents would be likely to buy a car online.
The controversial study, published in 2014, relied on just 339 respondents.
In addition, the choice in the poll question is between being a check on the president and voting for the party that supports the president's agenda, and poll respondents are often drawn toward more middle-ground, moderate positions.
At the same time, Trump's overall approval rating is floundering with 36 percent of the overall respondents in that same poll approving of the president's job performance.
A survey conducted as part of that report listed shelter restrictions, safety concerns and other reasons homeless respondents said they were prevented from staying in a shelter.
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