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Minnesota Survey of 500 Likely Voters                                                                                      
Conducted August 28, 2006 by Rasmussen Reports                                                                                    
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
Bush Conservative 73% 68% 80% 71% 65% 71% 89% 61% 67% 80% 74% 72% 66% 82% 63% 65% 70% 76% 76% 72% 83% 74% 74% 67% 100% 74% 73% 75% 72% 51% 69% 71% 85% 82% 80% 69% 78% 66% 75% 69% 83% 74% 71% 73% 75%
Moderate 13% 21% 5% 14% 20% 15% 1% 0% 20% 6% 9% 13% 22% 4% 17% 19% 21% 4% 11% 12% 15% 21% 11% 9% 0% 14% 10% 14% 13% 16% 16% 12% 8% 12% 15% 15% 8% 18% 14% 14% 6% 12% 16% 12% 11%
Liberal 7% 5% 7% 9% 9% 5% 5% 24% 6% 7% 11% 3% 7% 4% 16% 13% 4% 13% 5% 7% 2% 0% 8% 12% 0% 6% 9% 4% 9% 21% 8% 9% 1% 1% 1% 11% 6% 9% 5% 10% 3% 3% 8% 6% 9%
Not Sure 7% 6% 9% 6% 7% 10% 4% 15% 6% 7% 6% 12% 5% 9% 5% 3% 5% 8% 9% 10% 0% 4% 8% 11% 0% 7% 8% 8% 7% 12% 6% 9% 6% 5% 4% 5% 8% 6% 7% 7% 8% 11% 5% 9% 4%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
Pawlenty Conservative 57% 51% 60% 62% 54% 49% 72% 57% 50% 67% 55% 53% 53% 64% 32% 65% 49% 73% 55% 46% 61% 58% 54% 61% 65% 56% 62% 54% 59% 51% 57% 59% 61% 62% 56% 46% 65% 62% 55% 53% 58% 56% 55% 58% 61%
Moderate 34% 42% 29% 30% 37% 43% 21% 13% 44% 21% 39% 37% 39% 26% 62% 28% 44% 21% 34% 40% 37% 38% 35% 29% 0% 38% 24% 39% 31% 35% 32% 31% 31% 35% 44% 39% 25% 28% 39% 39% 31% 29% 41% 32% 33%
Liberal 2% 2% 2% 3% 3% 1% 3% 0% 1% 3% 6% 0% 2% 2% 5% 0% 1% 3% 3% 0% 1% 0% 3% 4% 0% 2% 4% 2% 3% 9% 3% 0% 3% 2% 0% 8% 1% 4% 1% 3% 4% 2% 1% 3% 4%
Not Sure 6% 5% 8% 5% 5% 7% 5% 30% 5% 8% 0% 10% 6% 7% 0% 8% 6% 3% 8% 14% 1% 4% 8% 6% 35% 5% 10% 5% 7% 6% 8% 9% 5% 2% 0% 8% 9% 6% 5% 5% 7% 12% 2% 8% 3%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
Klobuchar Conservative 7% 7% 6% 7% 8% 7% 5% 12% 9% 4% 9% 5% 6% 5% 26% 11% 6% 11% 5% 4% 4% 4% 8% 8% 0% 5% 11% 7% 7% 28% 2% 7% 0% 6% 3% 10% 8% 9% 4% 8% 14% 3% 5% 6% 14%
Moderate 37% 22% 48% 42% 21% 55% 35% 66% 21% 53% 52% 28% 17% 56% 23% 26% 28% 50% 37% 26% 9% 27% 39% 52% 35% 35% 42% 29% 42% 44% 43% 33% 24% 49% 32% 24% 38% 32% 36% 42% 38% 28% 40% 38% 39%
Liberal 42% 52% 35% 38% 51% 27% 50% 7% 53% 36% 29% 29% 57% 33% 33% 15% 48% 34% 42% 43% 70% 56% 34% 33% 65% 45% 36% 43% 42% 22% 40% 42% 61% 35% 51% 50% 36% 41% 47% 45% 29% 35% 46% 45% 41%
Not Sure 14% 19% 10% 13% 19% 11% 10% 15% 17% 7% 10% 38% 19% 6% 18% 48% 18% 5% 16% 28% 17% 12% 19% 6% 0% 15% 11% 22% 9% 6% 15% 18% 15% 10% 14% 17% 18% 18% 14% 5% 19% 34% 8% 11% 6%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
Coleman Conservative 46% 35% 58% 45% 39% 40% 64% 51% 32% 60% 51% 49% 32% 58% 36% 63% 36% 64% 44% 35% 40% 42% 45% 52% 65% 46% 46% 41% 49% 33% 45% 44% 56% 52% 43% 49% 45% 60% 39% 46% 52% 40% 48% 48% 46%
Moderate 36% 47% 27% 34% 42% 37% 27% 12% 46% 27% 31% 28% 49% 27% 29% 19% 41% 24% 41% 38% 42% 45% 33% 33% 0% 37% 33% 40% 34% 40% 39% 32% 37% 34% 43% 35% 34% 29% 41% 34% 35% 38% 37% 33% 37%
Liberal 9% 10% 6% 11% 11% 12% 3% 7% 11% 7% 7% 10% 10% 7% 20% 5% 14% 9% 4% 0% 15% 8% 10% 6% 0% 8% 12% 8% 9% 19% 8% 11% 2% 7% 9% 1% 6% 2% 11% 12% 11% 5% 8% 11% 11%
Not Sure 9% 9% 9% 9% 9% 11% 6% 30% 10% 6% 11% 13% 9% 8% 15% 14% 10% 4% 11% 27% 3% 5% 12% 8% 35% 9% 9% 10% 8% 8% 8% 13% 5% 7% 6% 15% 15% 8% 10% 7% 2% 17% 7% 7% 6%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
Hatch Conservative 6% 3% 7% 9% 5% 6% 7% 15% 5% 4% 16% 10% 2% 5% 33% 9% 7% 8% 4% 6% 3% 4% 5% 9% 35% 6% 5% 6% 6% 6% 5% 7% 4% 7% 4% 0% 2% 7% 6% 8% 4% 2% 5% 6% 10%
Moderate 43% 28% 54% 46% 30% 56% 44% 38% 27% 63% 41% 36% 29% 58% 38% 15% 34% 48% 49% 26% 14% 31% 46% 57% 65% 41% 46% 41% 44% 51% 43% 42% 37% 44% 44% 36% 44% 45% 43% 42% 37% 31% 42% 44% 51%
Liberal 39% 51% 30% 33% 49% 25% 41% 19% 51% 27% 40% 21% 54% 27% 23% 39% 45% 34% 36% 28% 71% 50% 34% 25% 0% 39% 37% 36% 40% 40% 42% 35% 51% 29% 41% 46% 36% 38% 37% 43% 42% 37% 46% 38% 33%
Not Sure 13% 17% 9% 13% 16% 14% 7% 27% 17% 6% 2% 33% 15% 10% 6% 38% 14% 10% 12% 40% 12% 14% 15% 9% 0% 13% 12% 18% 10% 4% 10% 16% 8% 20% 10% 18% 19% 9% 14% 6% 17% 30% 7% 12% 6%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
Kennedy Conservative 51% 44% 59% 49% 45% 44% 68% 58% 43% 62% 53% 39% 44% 62% 23% 30% 43% 65% 48% 45% 63% 42% 51% 54% 65% 49% 57% 46% 54% 48% 52% 46% 56% 44% 66% 46% 41% 52% 54% 51% 50% 34% 55% 55% 56%
Moderate 29% 39% 20% 27% 36% 30% 18% 0% 37% 21% 29% 24% 40% 17% 49% 22% 37% 15% 32% 10% 22% 39% 28% 25% 0% 31% 24% 34% 25% 33% 27% 29% 23% 34% 25% 39% 32% 31% 27% 26% 32% 32% 30% 25% 29%
Liberal 6% 5% 5% 10% 8% 9% 1% 12% 7% 5% 10% 7% 5% 7% 11% 12% 7% 8% 5% 0% 14% 5% 4% 9% 0% 6% 7% 5% 7% 15% 4% 8% 10% 6% 2% 1% 8% 5% 6% 10% 3% 6% 5% 5% 10%
Not Sure 14% 12% 16% 13% 11% 17% 13% 30% 14% 12% 9% 31% 11% 14% 18% 36% 13% 12% 15% 45% 1% 14% 17% 12% 35% 14% 13% 14% 13% 4% 17% 16% 11% 15% 7% 14% 19% 12% 13% 13% 15% 27% 10% 14% 5%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
National Security and Iraq President Bush 40% 81% 6% 30% 74% 24% 10% 22% 74% 6% 32% 13% 76% 7% 55% 17% 82% 2% 22% 8% 98% 78% 24% 10% 35% 42% 33% 46% 36% 33% 33% 47% 51% 37% 41% 24% 33% 37% 49% 35% 23% 66% 31% 28% 40%
Democrats in Congress 48% 10% 82% 51% 15% 55% 85% 53% 13% 82% 58% 64% 14% 79% 43% 30% 13% 87% 56% 35% 1% 12% 58% 78% 65% 45% 54% 38% 54% 55% 56% 39% 36% 52% 52% 41% 51% 55% 38% 53% 60% 24% 56% 54% 51%
Not Sure 13% 9% 12% 20% 11% 20% 5% 24% 12% 12% 11% 23% 10% 14% 2% 53% 5% 11% 21% 56% 2% 10% 18% 12% 0% 13% 13% 17% 11% 12% 11% 15% 13% 11% 7% 34% 16% 8% 13% 13% 17% 10% 13% 18% 9%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
Winning War on Terror US and Allies 38% 71% 16% 24% 67% 25% 12% 22% 65% 12% 33% 13% 67% 15% 45% 8% 100% 0% 0% 0% 88% 65% 30% 9% 35% 39% 36% 41% 36% 33% 35% 45% 40% 30% 41% 39% 23% 39% 48% 32% 28% 56% 35% 28% 38%
Terrorists 27% 6% 49% 27% 10% 30% 50% 5% 9% 47% 38% 25% 9% 44% 30% 23% 0% 100% 0% 0% 0% 5% 30% 54% 0% 27% 29% 28% 27% 44% 36% 25% 12% 31% 29% 12% 30% 27% 27% 27% 27% 10% 34% 33% 28%
Neither 32% 21% 34% 46% 21% 41% 37% 72% 23% 39% 29% 62% 22% 39% 24% 67% 0% 0% 100% 0% 12% 27% 37% 36% 65% 32% 33% 29% 34% 22% 27% 26% 48% 39% 28% 42% 42% 33% 24% 36% 44% 31% 28% 37% 33%
Not Sure 2% 3% 2% 2% 2% 3% 1% 0% 3% 2% 0% 0% 2% 2% 1% 2% 0% 0% 0% 100% 0% 3% 3% 1% 0% 2% 2% 1% 3% 1% 3% 4% 0% 0% 2% 7% 5% 0% 1% 5% 1% 3% 3% 2% 1%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
Managing Economy President Bush 36% 79% 2% 24% 69% 22% 6% 19% 71% 5% 14% 16% 76% 5% 25% 13% 74% 1% 23% 12% 98% 75% 22% 3% 0% 39% 29% 43% 31% 25% 29% 46% 51% 29% 35% 30% 32% 34% 44% 29% 26% 62% 31% 24% 32%
Democrats in Congress 54% 12% 92% 60% 21% 63% 91% 66% 18% 89% 73% 72% 16% 88% 55% 46% 22% 92% 63% 25% 1% 11% 68% 89% 65% 51% 62% 44% 61% 66% 60% 47% 39% 55% 61% 55% 62% 63% 44% 59% 62% 28% 58% 66% 59%
Not Sure 10% 9% 6% 16% 10% 15% 2% 15% 12% 6% 13% 12% 8% 7% 20% 41% 5% 7% 14% 63% 1% 14% 11% 7% 35% 10% 9% 13% 8% 10% 11% 7% 10% 15% 4% 15% 6% 4% 12% 12% 12% 11% 10% 9% 9%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Governor Senate Winning War on Terror Rate Economy Married Children at Home Income Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Pawlenty (R) Hatch (D) Hutchinson (I) Not Sure Kennedy (R) Klobuchar (D) Fitzgerald (I) Not Sure US and Allies Terrorists Neither Not Sure Excellent Good Fair Poor Not Sure Yes No Yes No Under 20k 20k-40k 40k-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k+ Not Sure Gov't Entrepreneur Pvt Sect Retired Other Evangelical Protestant Catholic Other
Rate Economy Excellent 9% 19% 2% 6% 19% 2% 2% 19% 19% 0% 6% 2% 22% 0% 1% 4% 21% 0% 4% 0% 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 10% 8% 10% 9% 10% 5% 12% 19% 7% 7% 4% 12% 5% 13% 7% 5% 13% 6% 4% 16%
Good 23% 43% 5% 20% 38% 15% 9% 33% 39% 5% 23% 21% 38% 7% 43% 29% 39% 5%