MISSOURI SURVEY of 500 likely voters

Monday January 2, 2006

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Daily Snapshot

 

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

 

                                43% Talent

46% McCaskill     

                                  4% some other candidate

                                  7% not sure

See Crosstabs for this question

 

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

 

 

Bush

Blunt

Talent

McCaskill

Bond

Very favorable

30%

17%

25%

22%

17%

Somewhat favorable

16%

25%

28%

33%

29%

Somewhat unfavorable

11%

20%

20%

23%

17%

Very unfavorable

42%

36%

20%

15%

15%

Not sure

  0%

  3%

  7%

  7%

    22%

 

3* 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

49% situation in Iraq

  7% not sure

 

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

14% excellent

22% good

17% fair

46% poor

                                  2% not sure

 

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

19% excellent

15% good

14% fair

50% poor

                                  2% not sure

 

6* 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?

 

27% strongly approve

17% somewhat approve

12% somewhat disapprove

44% strongly disapprove

                                  1% not sure

 

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

 

16% strongly approve

24% somewhat approve

19% somewhat disapprove

39% strongly disapprove

                                  2% not sure

Additional Cross Tabs information

 

Crosstabs by Gender – Married – Children at Home

Crosstabs by Party - Ideology

Crosstabs by Income

Crosstabs by Employment

Crosstabs by Age

Crosstabs by More important issue

 

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