NEVADA SURVEY of 500 likely voters

Thursday December 1, 2005

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Daily Snapshot

 

1* Thinking about the 2006 election for the United States Senate, suppose that Republicans nominate Jim Gibbons and Democrats nominate Dina Titus. If the election for the United States Senate were held today, would you vote for Republican Jim Gibbons or for Democrat Dina Titus?

 

                                45% Gibbons

39% Titus             

                                  7% some other candidate

                                  9% not sure

See Crosstabs for this question

 

2* Thinking about the 2006 election for the United States Senate, suppose that Republicans nominate Jim Gibbons and Democrats nominate Jim Gibson. If the election for the United States Senate were held today, would you vote Republican Jim Gibbons or for Democrat Jim Gibson?

 

                                39% Gibbons

42% Gibson          

                                  9% some other candidate

                                11% not sure

See Crosstabs for this question

 

3* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression of:

 

 

Titus

Gibbons

Gibson

Very favorable

16%

20%

11%

Somewhat favorable

25%

35%

32%

Somewhat unfavorable

22%

17%

22%

Very unfavorable

17%

14%

13%

Not sure

19%

13%

22%

 

4* How would you rate the job George W. Bush has been doing as President… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?

 

30% strongly approve

15% somewhat approve

11% somewhat disapprove

42% strongly disapprove

                                  2% not sure

 

5* How would you rate the job Kenny Guinn has been doing as Governor… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?

 

                                22% strongly approve

                                43% somewhat approve

                                19% somewhat disapprove

                                11% strongly disapprove

                                  4% not sure

 

6* Okay…how would you rate President Bush’s handling of the US economy…Excellent, good, fair, or poor?

21% excellent

15% good

14% fair

47% poor

                                  2% not sure

 

7* Overall, how would you rate President Bush’s handling of the situation in Iraq…Excellent, good, fair, or poor?

21% excellent

17% good

10% fair

49% poor

                                  3% not sure

 

8* Next… Which is more important, getting American troops home as soon as possible or making sure that Iraq becomes a peaceful nation enjoying freedom and democracy?

 

41%getting troops home

52% making sure that Iraq becomes peaceful nation

  5% not sure

                                  1% not sure

 

9* When it comes to determining how you will vote in the U.S. Senate race next year, which issue is more important… immigration, or the situation in Iraq?

 

44% immigration

47% situation in Iraq

  4% some other issue

  7% not sure

Additional Cross Tabs information

 

Crosstabs by Gender - Race

Crosstabs by Party - Ideology

Crosstabs by Religious Affiliation

Crosstabs by Income

Crosstabs by Employment

Crosstabs by Bush Approval

Crosstabs by Iraq Priority

Crosstabs by More important issue: Iraq or Immigration

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence.