Talent leads among men while McCaskill leads among
Generationally, McCaskill does best among those
under 30 and over 65. Talent is strongest among
As is the case nationally, there is a huge
"Marriage Gap" in the Missouri polling data. Talent leads by 13
percentage points among those who are married (54% to 41%). However,
McCaskill leads by 23 percentage points among those who are not
married (55% to 32%).
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The telephone survey of 500 Likely Voters was
conducted by Rasmussen Reports September 1, 2005. The margin
of sampling error for the survey is +/- 4.5 percentage points with a
95% level of confidence (see Methodology)