CONNECTICUT SURVEY of 1,000 likely voters

Thursday July 20, 2006

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Crosstabs for Ballot Questions

Crosstabs for Favorables

Crosstabs for Democratic Primary Election Data

Previous Connecticut Survey

Daily Snapshot

 

1* Suppose that, in the race to become Connecticut’s next United States Senator, you have a choice between Republican Alan Schlesinger and Democrat Joe Lieberman. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Alan Schlesinger or for Democrat Joe Lieberman?

 

                                22% Schlesinger

63% Lieberman    

                                  7% some other candidate

                                  9% not sure

 

2* Okay… what if the Democrats nominate Ned Lamont and Joe Lieberman runs as an Independent? If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Alan Schlesinger, Democrat Ned Lamont, or Independent Joe Lieberman?

 

13% Schlesinger

40% Lamont         

                                40% Lieberman

                                  7% not sure

 

3*In the 2006 Election for the Governor, suppose the Democrats nominate John DeStefano, Jr.  If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Jodi Rell or Democrat John DeStefano, Jr.?

 

                54% Rell

                32% DeStefano, Jr.

                  5% some other candidate

                  9% not sure

4* Okay, suppose the Democrats nominate Dan Malloy.  If the election for governor were held today, would you vote for Republican Jodi Rell or Democrat Dan Malloy?

 

                56% Rell

                31% Malloy

                  5% some other candidate

                  9% not sure

 

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

 

 

Lieberman

Lamont

Schlesinger

Rell

DeStefano

Malloy

Very favorable

27%

15%

  6%

38%

14%

9%

Somewhat favorable

31%

34%

25%

32%

32%

32%

Somewhat unfavorable

23%

24%

24%

15%

23%

21%

Very unfavorable

14%

17%

13%

11%

12%

11%

Not sure

  5%

10%

33%

  4%

19%

27%

 

 

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?

 

                                19% strongly approve

                                19% somewhat approve

                                14% somewhat disapprove

                                47% strongly disapprove

                                  1% not sure

 

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

 

33% strongly approve

38% somewhat approve

17% somewhat disapprove 

10% strongly disapprove

  1% not sure

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3.0 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence.