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Ohio Survey of 500 Likely Votes                                                                                        
Conducted October 3, 2006 by Rasmussen Reports                                                                                    
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Senate Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Control of Senate Gender Age Married Children at Home   Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure DeWine (R) Brown (D) Other Not Sure Yes No Not Sure Republican Democrat Not Sure Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ 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
Economy Very Important 67% 59% 78% 67% 63% 75% 64% 100% 57% 76% 46% 73% 76% 55% 68% 53% 79% 72% 56% 77% 60% 66% 68% 67% 73% 62% 79% 62% 70% 71% 69% 70% 62% 68% 56% 65% 67% 63% 67% 64% 79% 75% 70% 64% 60%
Somewhat Important 26% 36% 19% 17% 28% 22% 27% 0% 37% 20% 21% 15% 18% 36% 24% 37% 18% 20% 31% 22% 23% 30% 27% 25% 25% 31% 15% 29% 25% 21% 26% 20% 37% 23% 42% 20% 31% 26% 25% 29% 20% 23% 26% 26% 29%
Not Very Important 3% 3% 2% 7% 4% 2% 5% 0% 3% 1% 15% 12% 1% 5% 7% 4% 2% 8% 6% 2% 0% 4% 3% 6% 1% 4% 3% 4% 3% 2% 1% 5% 1% 5% 3% 15% 2% 5% 4% 4% 1% 2% 3% 3% 7%
Not at All Important 2% 2% 1% 5% 5% 0% 1% 0% 1% 2% 18% 0% 3% 3% 0% 5% 1% 0% 5% 0% 11% 0% 2% 2% 0% 3% 1% 3% 2% 0% 4% 5% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 4% 3% 0% 0% 1% 7% 1%
Not Sure 1% 0% 1% 4% 0% 1% 4% 0% 2% 1% 0% 0% 2% 0% 1% 2% 1% 0% 2% 0% 6% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 3% 2% 1% 6% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 5% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 3%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Senate Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Control of Senate Gender Age Married Children at Home   Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure DeWine (R) Brown (D) Other Not Sure Yes No Not Sure Republican Democrat Not Sure Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ 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 Issues Very Important 72% 77% 70% 62% 78% 68% 66% 33% 82% 65% 68% 63% 65% 84% 62% 81% 64% 70% 68% 75% 68% 67% 70% 74% 81% 72% 72% 70% 73% 72% 71% 69% 69% 74% 83% 68% 68% 65% 73% 80% 62% 78% 71% 71% 68%
Somewhat Important 18% 18% 15% 25% 16% 20% 20% 33% 15% 17% 29% 33% 17% 15% 29% 15% 19% 27% 17% 19% 8% 27% 16% 19% 13% 21% 11% 24% 14% 12% 15% 23% 29% 14% 11% 27% 19% 21% 19% 13% 22% 15% 20% 17% 20%
Not Very Important 6% 1% 11% 6% 2% 8% 8% 0% 0% 11% 3% 0% 10% 0% 6% 0% 12% 0% 8% 4% 8% 4% 9% 5% 3% 5% 8% 2% 8% 1% 10% 4% 2% 9% 7% 0% 0% 9% 7% 3% 10% 6% 7% 6% 5%
Not at All Important 3% 4% 3% 2% 4% 3% 3% 0% 1% 6% 0% 0% 5% 1% 2% 2% 5% 0% 5% 2% 10% 2% 5% 2% 1% 3% 4% 2% 4% 5% 5% 4% 0% 2% 0% 4% 14% 0% 1% 3% 4% 2% 2% 6% 4%
Not Sure 1% 0% 1% 5% 0% 1% 3% 33% 2% 1% 0% 3% 3% 0% 0% 2% 1% 2% 2% 1% 6% 0% 0% 0% 3% 0% 4% 2% 1% 9% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 5% 0% 1% 2% 0% 1% 0% 4%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Senate Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Control of Senate Gender Age Married Children at Home   Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure DeWine (R) Brown (D) Other Not Sure Yes No Not Sure Republican Democrat Not Sure Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ 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
Cultural Issues Very Important 46% 50% 42% 42% 56% 30% 45% 67% 55% 39% 24% 47% 40% 52% 46% 54% 37% 51% 40% 50% 63% 53% 27% 42% 45% 45% 47% 53% 41% 65% 54% 36% 42% 34% 35% 44% 53% 46% 42% 43% 52% 64% 33% 48% 42%
Somewhat Important 21% 21% 21% 23% 19% 28% 18% 0% 21% 23% 9% 19% 21% 21% 26% 20% 24% 15% 18% 24% 10% 19% 25% 24% 26% 22% 20% 16% 25% 13% 21% 23% 25% 24% 15% 32% 9% 19% 27% 25% 12% 19% 29% 22% 14%
Not Very Important 20% 20% 22% 18% 17% 25% 21% 0% 17% 21% 35% 25% 22% 19% 18% 18% 22% 24% 24% 17% 15% 14% 31% 21% 20% 22% 16% 19% 21% 8% 17% 23% 26% 25% 31% 11% 26% 22% 18% 20% 21% 14% 25% 16% 24%
Not at All Important 11% 8% 13% 16% 7% 15% 16% 33% 6% 15% 31% 3% 16% 7% 8% 7% 16% 5% 16% 7% 11% 13% 16% 11% 6% 11% 13% 11% 12% 9% 7% 16% 7% 16% 19% 12% 10% 13% 13% 9% 12% 3% 11% 13% 18%
Not Sure 1% 1% 2% 1% 2% 2% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 6% 2% 0% 2% 1% 1% 5% 1% 2% 0% 0% 1% 2% 4% 0% 4% 2% 1% 5% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 2% 0% 0% 3% 3% 0% 2% 1% 3%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Senate Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Control of Senate Gender Age Married Children at Home   Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure DeWine (R) Brown (D) Other Not Sure Yes No Not Sure Republican Democrat Not Sure Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ 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
Domestic Issues Very Important 72% 59% 89% 73% 60% 80% 84% 100% 53% 87% 67% 78% 88% 53% 72% 53% 89% 76% 62% 81% 75% 72% 70% 69% 80% 67% 85% 69% 74% 86% 80% 68% 66% 60% 66% 66% 77% 60% 65% 79% 90% 70% 77% 66% 73%
Somewhat Important 20% 29% 10% 14% 26% 18% 10% 0% 32% 11% 15% 13% 9% 31% 24% 30% 10% 18% 24% 16% 7% 20% 24% 24% 16% 25% 7% 18% 21% 4% 12% 23% 25% 29% 27% 34% 21% 22% 24% 18% 7% 21% 18% 22% 18%
Not Very Important 5% 9% 1% 3% 10% 0% 2% 0% 9% 2% 0% 4% 0% 11% 2% 10% 1% 2% 8% 2% 4% 8% 3% 4% 3% 6% 2% 6% 4% 2% 5% 1% 9% 10% 7% 0% 0% 7% 7% 3% 1% 6% 2% 8% 3%
Not at All Important 2% 3% 0% 5% 5% 0% 1% 0% 4% 0% 18% 0% 1% 5% 0% 5% 0% 0% 4% 1% 9% 0% 2% 2% 1% 3% 1% 4% 1% 1% 3% 6% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 6% 4% 0% 0% 2% 2% 4% 1%
Not Sure 1% 1% 0% 5% 0% 1% 3% 0% 2% 0% 0% 5% 2% 0% 2% 2% 0% 4% 2% 0% 6% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 4% 3% 0% 7% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 5% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 5%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Senate Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Control of Senate Gender Age Married Children at Home   Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure DeWine (R) Brown (D) Other Not Sure Yes No Not Sure Republican Democrat Not Sure Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ 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
Immigration Very Important 49% 59% 34% 51% 64% 44% 28% 0% 62% 42% 48% 27% 41% 62% 39% 64% 35% 51% 50% 48% 53% 39% 45% 51% 60% 49% 49% 47% 50% 59% 52% 43% 54% 42% 44% 40% 48% 52% 42% 56% 53% 56% 48% 56% 35%
Somewhat Important 28% 23% 35% 28% 23% 34% 29% 33% 23% 31% 34% 26% 32% 22% 29% 20% 34% 34% 24% 31% 26% 27% 30% 32% 20% 29% 25% 29% 27% 16% 27% 39% 31% 34% 19% 20% 33% 25% 30% 27% 20% 32% 31% 27% 21%
Not Very Important 19% 14% 27% 16% 12% 18% 32% 33% 12% 21% 18% 39% 21% 13% 26% 11% 26% 13% 21% 16% 21% 29% 14% 15% 14% 19% 17% 20% 18% 15% 20% 16% 9% 24% 23% 29% 15% 20% 23% 14% 16% 11% 14% 15% 35%
Not at All Important 4% 4% 4% 3% 1% 4% 10% 0% 3% 5% 0% 3% 5% 3% 5% 4% 5% 0% 4% 4% 0% 6% 10% 2% 4% 3% 7% 4% 4% 7% 2% 2% 5% 0% 12% 7% 3% 3% 4% 2% 10% 1% 6% 2% 7%
Not Sure 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 33% 0% 0% 0% 5% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 2% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 2% 0% 1% 0% 1% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 4% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Senate Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Control of Senate Gender Age Married Children at Home   Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure DeWine (R) Brown (D) Other Not Sure Yes No Not Sure Republican Democrat Not Sure Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ 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
Government Corruption Very Important 68% 63% 75% 69% 67% 74% 63% 67% 57% 77% 87% 58% 75% 57% 72% 59% 77% 66% 66% 70% 59% 56% 71% 72% 85% 66% 72% 61% 73% 75% 70% 66% 67% 71% 59% 57% 74% 67% 66% 76% 55% 74% 72% 71% 54%
Somewhat Important 21% 24% 17% 21% 21% 22% 20% 0% 29% 16% 9% 20% 14% 29% 22% 27% 16% 23% 21% 21% 29% 28% 22% 16% 11% 24% 13% 30% 15% 12% 20% 21% 21% 21% 29% 32% 25% 15% 24% 15% 27% 16% 20% 23% 25%
Not Very Important 7% 8% 6% 6% 9% 1% 9% 0% 7% 5% 3% 15% 5% 9% 3% 8% 5% 7% 7% 7% 7% 12% 3% 7% 1% 6% 7% 5% 8% 0% 8% 11% 4% 4% 10% 3% 1% 6% 7% 5% 14% 6% 4% 6% 11%
Not at All Important 2% 4% 1% 0% 2% 1% 4% 0% 3% 2% 0% 0% 2% 4% 0% 4% 1% 0% 5% 0% 0% 4% 2% 2% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2% 4% 0% 1% 4% 4% 0% 6% 0% 5% 2% 1% 2% 2% 2% 0% 5%
Not Sure 2% 2% 1% 5% 2% 1% 4% 33% 3% 1% 0% 7% 3% 1% 2% 3% 1% 5% 2% 2% 6% 0% 2% 2% 3% 1% 6% 3% 2% 8% 1% 0% 3% 0% 2% 3% 0% 7% 1% 2% 2% 1% 2% 0% 6%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Senate Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Control of Senate Gender Age Married Children at Home   Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure DeWine (R) Brown (D) Other Not Sure Yes No Not Sure Republican Democrat Not Sure Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ 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
Ever Vote for Candidate--Raise Taxes Yes 42% 30% 53% 50% 22% 48% 70% 0% 27% 57% 18% 35% 48% 33% 44% 28% 56% 31% 42% 41% 42% 42% 45% 44% 31% 42% 40% 38% 44% 33% 38% 42% 46% 42% 54% 47% 49% 36% 38% 43% 49% 30% 47% 37% 50%
No 35% 46% 26% 26% 55% 21% 16% 67% 49% 25% 59% 18% 34% 46% 13% 51% 22% 32% 40% 31% 40% 34% 33% 32% 41% 32% 42% 38% 33% 58% 38% 36% 31% 24% 32% 17% 34% 36% 36% 37% 27% 46% 29% 37% 31%
Not Sure 23% 24% 21% 24% 23% 31% 14% 33% 24% 18% 23% 47% 19% 21% 43% 22% 22% 37% 18% 28% 18% 23% 22% 24% 28% 25% 18% 24% 23% 10% 25% 23% 23% 34% 14% 36% 17% 28% 25% 20% 23% 24% 24% 25% 19%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Senate Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Control of Senate Gender Age Married Children at Home   Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure DeWine (R) Brown (D) Other Not Sure Yes No Not Sure Republican Democrat Not Sure Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ 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
Ever Vote for Candidate--Change Social Security Yes 55% 63% 45% 53% 61% 47% 54% 0% 69% 44% 79% 36% 44% 76% 37% 69% 45% 37% 69% 42% 62% 73% 58% 50% 27% 59% 44% 67% 47% 39% 42% 72% 64% 53% 62% 63% 64% 68% 63% 34% 46% 55% 46% 58% 63%
No 23% 17% 30% 22% 20% 27% 21% 100% 14% 33% 9% 8% 33% 12% 16% 15% 30% 21% 21% 24% 19% 6% 17% 27% 50% 20% 29% 12% 29% 40% 34% 8% 20% 24% 11% 12% 16% 10% 16% 44% 22% 21% 27% 25% 16%
Not Sure 23% 19% 25% 25% 19% 26% 25% 0% 17% 22% 12% 56% 23% 12% 47% 16% 25% 42% 10% 33% 18% 21% 25% 24% 23% 21% 27% 21% 23% 21% 25% 20% 17% 22% 27% 25% 19% 22% 21% 22% 32% 24% 26% 17% 22%
                                                                                             
  Total Party Ideology Senate Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Control of Senate Gender Age Married Children at Home   Employment Religious Affiliation
All Voters GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure DeWine (R) Brown (D) Other Not Sure Yes No Not Sure Republican Democrat Not Sure Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ 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
Bring Troops Home from Iraq Within Year Yes 47% 25% 74% 49% 32% 49% 71% 67% 20% 69% 29% 53% 100% 0% 0% 21% 72% 38% 40% 53% 63% 37% 57% 39% 53% 38% 68% 45% 48% 83% 56% 36% 30% 49% 35% 25% 40% 55% 44% 51% 47% 43% 45% 50% 49%
No 38% 60% 13% 27% 58% 29% 11% 0% 66% 15% 68% 19% 0% 100% 0% 67% 11% 40% 49% 28% 26% 48% 32% 43% 25% 45% 19% 42% 34% 12% 32% 44% 44% 36% 61% 48% 43% 33% 41% 33% 34% 45% 35% 40% 32%
Not Sure