poll results What trends did you notice when buying your familyâ�?�?s school supplies? Because of a tighter budget, we had to cut back our spending this year. �? �? �? �? �? �? �? (7 Votes, 23%) We had to spend more because needed supplies cost more this year. �? �? �? �? �? �? �? (8 Votes, 27%) School supply spending was similar to last year. �? �? �? �? �? �? �? (15 Votes, 50%) The Plain Talk Internet poll is not a scientific survey and reflects the opinions only of those who choose to participate. The results should not be construed as an accurate representation or scientific measurement of public opinion. The sponsor of the Plain Talk poll is not responsible for the content or results of the poll. To participate in the Plain Talk Internet poll, log on to www.plaintalk.net.