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NEW JERSEY SURVEY of 500 likely voters

Monday August 28, 2006

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Previous New Jersey Survey

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1* If the election for U.S. Senate were held today, would you vote for Republican Tom Kean, Jr. or for Democrat Robert Menendez?

 

                                44% Kean

39% Menendez    

                                  5% some other candidate

                                12% not sure

 

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

 

 

Menendez

Kean

Very favorable

  9%

14%

Somewhat favorable

37%

38%

Somewhat unfavorable

25%

28%

Very unfavorable

16%

  7%

Not sure

14%

13%

 

3* For each of the following, please let me know if you believe that person is politically conservative, moderate, or liberal.

 

 

Bush

Corzine

Menendez

Lautenberg

Kean

Conservative

68%

  7%

  5%

  6%

32%

Moderate

18%

42%

33%

27%

42%

Liberal

  6%

47%

41%

46%

  7%

Not sure

  8%

  7%

21%

21%

19%

 

4* Okay… Who do you trust more when it comes to the situation in Iraq and national security—President Bush or Democrats in Congress?

 

38% President Bush

48% Democrats in Congress

14% not sure

 

5* Who is winning the War on Terrorism…the United States and its allies or the terrorists?

 

                                36% the United States and its allies

                                35% the terrorists

                                27% neither

  2% not sure

 

6* Who do you trust more when it comes to managing the economy—President Bush or Democrats in Congress?

 

34% President Bush

52% Democrats in Congress

14% not sure

 

7* Generally speaking, how would you rate the U.S. economy these days? Excellent, good, fair, or poor?

 

                                  8% excellent

                                28% good

                                41% fair

                                22% poor

  0% not sure

 

8* 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?

 

                                19% strongly approve

                                19% somewhat approve

                                13% somewhat disapprove

                                49% strongly disapprove

                                  1% not sure

 

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

 

14% strongly approve

37% somewhat approve

27% somewhat disapprove

20% strongly disapprove

                                  1% not sure

 

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