By a margin of slightly more than 6 percentage points, callers to SUNDIAL say the state should not raise taxes to balance the budget. Of 1,219 callers yesterday, 650, or 53 percent, were against raising taxes for that purpose. And 569 (46 percent) said the state should raise taxes to balance the budget.
Today and tonight, The Evening Sun wants to know more about how you feel about the state budget problems and the economy overall.
Call SUNDIAL, the Baltimore Sun's telephone information system, on a Touch-Tone phone. The call is local, and answers will be registered between 10 a.m. and midnight. The SUNDIAL phone number is 783-1800 or, in Anne Arundel County, 268-7736. When you reach SUNDIAL, enter category 4600 and wait for instructions.
"It's Your Call" represents a sampling of opinions from certain segments of the community, but it is not balanced demographically, as would be done in a scientific public opinion poll.