MARYLAND SURVEY of 500 likely voters

Monday, July 10, 2006

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1* Now… thinking about the 2006 election for Governor, suppose that Republicans nominate Bob Ehrlich and Democrats nominate Martin O’Malley. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Bob Ehrlich or for Democrat Martin O’Malley?

 

42% Ehrlich

49% O’Malley

                                  2% some other candidate

                                  6% not sure

 

2* Suppose that, in the race to become Maryland’s next United States Senator, Republicans nominate Michael Steele and Democrats nominate Ben Cardin. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Michael Steele or for Democrat Ben Cardin?

 

41% Steele

                                47% Cardin

                                  3% some other candidate

                                  9% not sure

 

3* Okay… what if the Democrats nominate Kweisi Mfume? If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Michael Steele or for Democrat Kweisi Mfume?

 

45% Steele

                                44% Mfume

                                  4% some other candidate

                                  7% not sure

 

 

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

 

 

Ehrlich

O’Malley

Steele

Cardin

Mfume

Very favorable

29%

21%

25%

17%

21%

Somewhat favorable

26%

37%

30%

35%

28%

Somewhat favorable

27%

20%

23%

20%

18%

Very unfavorable

15%

16%

 14%

10%

23%

Not sure

  2%

  6%

   9%

18%

10%

 

5* If the 2008 Presidential election were held today, would you be likely to vote for the Democratic candidate or the Republican candidate?

 

50% Democrat

31% Republican

17% it depends who they nominate

  2% not sure

 

6* Suppose that, in the next Presidential election, you had a choice between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican John McCain?

 

39% Clinton

                                45% McCain

                                  9% some other candidate

                                  7% not sure

 

7* Fine… suppose the Republicans nominated Rudy Giuliani. If the election were held today, would you vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton or Republican Rudy Giuliani?

 

45% Clinton

                                44% Giuliani

                                  6% some other candidate

                                  5% not sure

 

8*Great… what if the Democrats nominate Al Gore and the Republicans nominate John McCain? For whom would you vote?

 

44% Gore

                                41% McCain

                                  9% some other candidate

                                  6% not sure

 

9* Last one… what if the choice were between Democrat Al Gore and Republican Rudy Giuliani?

 

49% Gore

                                41% Giuliani

                                  6% some other candidate

                                  3% not sure

 

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

 

 

Clinton

McCain

Giuliani

Gore

Very favorable

26%

19%

28%

32%

Somewhat favorable

30%

49%

32%

22%

Somewhat unfavorable

12%

22%

23%

14%

Very unfavorable

31%

  8%

12%

30%

Not sure

  2%

  2%

 5%  

  2%

 

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