Name recognition for all three candidates is low enough for
significant changes in perceptions to take place throughout the campaign.
Davis is viewed favorably by 51% of voters and unfavorably by
21%. For Gallagher, the numbers are 50% and 25% respectively. Crist is
viewed favorably by 40% and unfavorably by 27%
None of the three reached the 20% mark in terms of "Very
Favorable" perceptions. The two Republicans are each viewed Very Favorably
by 18% of voters. Sixteen percent (16%) have a Very Favorable opinion of
voters favor confirming Judge Alito to the Supreme Court by a 45% to 27%
margin. Twenty-eight percent (28%) of Nelsonís supporters say they believe
Alito should be confirmed.
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The telephone survey of 500 Likely Voters was conducted
by Rasmussen Reports November 14, 2005. The margin of sampling error
for the survey is +/- 4.5 percentage points at the midpoint with a 95%
level of confidence (see Methodology).