Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
2Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Poll: Democrats and Republicans Strongly Support Anti-Offshoring Proposals

Poll: Democrats and Republicans Strongly Support Anti-Offshoring Proposals

Ratings: (0)|Views: 291|Likes:
Published by cwaunion
Communications Workers of America (CWA) polling that underscores why shipping call center jobs overseas resonates with voters. The poll found broad support for legislative remedies proposed in Congress to address concerns about the security and job losses associated with shipping jobs to overseas call centers.
Communications Workers of America (CWA) polling that underscores why shipping call center jobs overseas resonates with voters. The poll found broad support for legislative remedies proposed in Congress to address concerns about the security and job losses associated with shipping jobs to overseas call centers.

More info:

Categories:Types, Research
Published by: cwaunion on Sep 11, 2012
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

09/15/2014

pdf

text

original

 
 1726 M Street, NW
|
Suite 1100
|
Washington, DC 20036
|
 T 202.776.9066 
|
F 202.776.9074WASHINGTON, DC 
|
 BERKELEY, CA 
|
 NEW YORK, NY 
|
 LOS ANGELES, CA 
|
 RICHMOND, VA www.lakeresearch.com
 
To: Interested PartiesFrom: Celinda Lake, David Mermin, and Jeff Klinger, Lake Research PartnersRe: Democrats and Republicans strongly support anti-offshoring proposals
1
 Date: August 10, 2012
Democrats, Republicans and Independents all have a negative impression of overseas call centers.
Overall, 78% of voters rate overseas call centersnegatively, with 6 in 10 (59%) saying they have a very unfavorable impression of them. Voters across the board hold a negative view of overseas call centers,including Democrats (12% favorable/79% unfavorable), Independents,(13%/78%), and Republicans (14%/75%).
Voters strongly and broadly support a variety of proposals in response to theoffshoring of call center jobs
, including ending tax breaks, grants and loans tocompanies that offshore jobs, and another proposal that would give consumersthe right to be transferred to a customer service agent in the United States.At a time when so manyissues divide voters, theseproposals
2
all garner between75 and 90% support, all withstrong bipartisan support.Democrats and Republicans,men and women, retiredvoters and working voters allsolidly support theseproposals.
1
 
Lake Research Partners conducted a survey of 805 likely voters, nationwide, on behalf of the CommunicationWorkers of America. The survey was conducted July 26-31, 2012.
2
-Give consumers the right to request that their call be transferred to a customer service agent who is in the UnitedStates-Pass a law that companies that offshore call center jobs overseas would not be eligible for U.S. taxpayer fundedfederal grants and loans- End tax breaks that companies get to ship call center jobs overseas.Celinda Lake
President 
Alysia Snell
Partner 
Michael Perry
Partner 
David Mermin
Partner 
Robert G. Meadow, Ph.D.
Partner 
Daniel R. Gotoff 
Partner 
Joshua E. Ulibarri
Partner 
Tresa Undem
Partner 
Rick A. Johnson
Sr. Vice President 
Robert X. Hillman
Chief Operating Officer 

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->