CONNECTICUT SURVEY of 550 likely voters

Wednesday - Thursday August 9 - 10, 2006

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1* If the election for United States Senator were held today, would you vote for Independent Joseph Lieberman, Democrat Ned Lamont or Republican Alan Schlesinger?

 

                                46% Lieberman

41% Lamont

  6% Schlesinger  

                                  2% some other candidate

                                  5% not sure

 

2*Now… thinking about the election for Governor, if the election for governor were held today, would you vote for Republican Jodi Rell or Democrat John DeStefano, Jr.?

 

                57% Rell

                35% DeStefano, Jr.

                  5% some other candidate

                  9% not sure

 

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

 

 

Lieberman

Lamont

Schlesinger

Rell

DeStefano

Very favorable

31%

19%

  3%

41%

15%

Somewhat favorable

31%

31%

18%

35%

32%

Somewhat unfavorable

18%

20%

30%

15%

24%

Very unfavorable

18%

23%

20%

  7%

14%

Not sure

  2%

  6%

30%

  2%

15%

 

4*In terms of how you will vote this November, which of the following issues is most important… the economy, immigration, government corruption, national security, the War in Iraq, same-sex marriage, or some other issue?

 

37% the economy

  7% immigration

                  9% government corruption

16% national security

23% the War in Iraq

  2% same-sex marriage

  4% some other issue

  3% not sure

 

5* In political terms, is Joe Lieberman a conservative, moderate or liberal?

 

                20% conservative

                57% moderate

                12% liberal

  3% not sure

 

 

6* In political terms, is Ned Lamont a conservative, moderate or liberal?

 

  9% conservative

                25% moderate

                51% liberal

15% not sure

 

7* Over the next six months, will the situation in Iraq get better or worse?

 

20% better

62% worse

13% stay about the same

  3% not sure

 

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

 

                                  8% excellent

                                13% good

                                18% fair

                                60% poor

                                  0% not sure

 

9* When it comes to policies concerning the War on Terror, who do you trust more… Joe Lieberman or Ned Lamont?

 

                                55% Lieberman

                                31% Lamont, press 2

                                14% not sure

 

10*Thinking again about the Senate Election this November… Regardless of who you want to win, who do you think will win… Joe Lieberman or Ned Lamont

 

                                47% Lieberman

                                46% Lamont

                                  1% some other candidate

                                  5% not sure

 

11*Will the Democrats regain control of the U.S. Senate in this year’s election?

 

                                44% yes

                                29% no

                                27% not sure

 

12*Should President George W. Bush be impeached and removed from office?

 

                                31% yes

                                56% no

                                13% not sure        

 

13*Last topic…Generally speaking, do tax increases help the economy, hurt the economy or have no impact on the economy?

 

                                13% hurt

                                60% help

                                17% have no impact

                                  9% not sure

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence.