MARYLAND SURVEY of 500 likely voters

Tuesday, April 18, 2006

 

Toplines

Toplines for Maryland Governor

Crosstabs for Senate Ballot Questions

Previous Maryland Senate Survey

Daily Snapshot

 

1* Suppose that, in the race to become Maryland’s next United States Senator, Republicans nominate Michael Steele and Democrats nominate Ben Cardin. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Michael Steele or for Democrat Ben Cardin?

 

                35% Steele

45% Cardin           

                                  6% some other candidate

                                14% not sure

 

2* Okay… what if the Democrats nominate Kweisi Mfume? If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Michael Steele or for Democrat Kweisi Mfume?

 

38% Steele

42% Mfume          

                                  7% some other candidate

                                12% not sure

 

 

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

 

 

Steele

Cardin

Mfume

Very favorable

19%

15%

23%

Somewhat favorable

36%

33%

28%

Somewhat unfavorable

20%

19%

15%

Very unfavorable

11%

11%

19%

Not sure

14%

20%

15%

 

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?

 

                                20% strongly approve

                                16% somewhat approve

                                14% somewhat disapprove

                                50% strongly disapprove

                                  0% not sure

 

 

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