A total of 399 people took part in the annual Hamilton County League of Women Voters Straw Poll from Tuesday evening until late Sunday afternoon. The poll asks fair visitors questions of national, state and local importance.Here are the results:
1. Are you in favor of a "one strike law" aimed at sex offenders in Iowa? 355 said yes with 38 voting no.
2. Does the State of Iowa have adequate gun registration laws? 237 voted yes with 155 voting no.
3.Does the Legislature need to readdress Water Quality issues? 260 voted yes with 119 voting no.
4. Should the Iowa Department of Education continue to require that cursive handwriting be taught? 325 voted yes with 67 voting no.
5. Should there be stiffer penalties for Cyberbullying? 340 voted yes with 50 voting no.
The Hamilton County League of Women Voters thanks everyone for visiting their booth during this year's Hamilton County Fair.