Rasmussen Reports
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National Opinion Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters                                    
Conducted November 4-5, 2006 by Rasmussen Reports                                  
                                             
  Total Gender Age Race Party Ideology Vote for Control of Senate
LV Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ White Black Other GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure GOP Democrat Not Sure
Who Will Win Senate GOP 41% 46% 37% 39% 48% 42% 42% 33% 42% 37% 36% 72% 20% 34% 62% 31% 19% 11% 77% 14% 21%
Democrat 45% 42% 48% 53% 42% 43% 44% 44% 42% 55% 59% 17% 70% 45% 25% 53% 68% 59% 12% 73% 36%
Not Sure 14% 12% 15% 8% 10% 15% 13% 23% 16% 8% 5% 12% 10% 21% 13% 16% 12% 30% 11% 13% 43%
                                             
  Total Gender Age Race Party Ideology Vote for Control of Senate
LV Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ White Black Other GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure GOP Democrat Not Sure
If Dems Win, will Taxes Be Higher 45% 49% 42% 34% 59% 45% 45% 42% 46% 36% 46% 78% 16% 45% 64% 35% 27% 11% 83% 15% 30%
Lower 12% 14% 10% 35% 6% 6% 9% 9% 9% 25% 17% 5% 21% 7% 11% 11% 14% 13% 3% 20% 2%
About the Same 39% 35% 43% 29% 33% 44% 42% 46% 40% 36% 36% 13% 60% 43% 22% 50% 53% 61% 11% 61% 53%
Not Sure 4% 2% 5% 3% 3% 5% 5% 4% 4% 3% 1% 3% 3% 5% 2% 4% 6% 15% 3% 4% 15%
                                             
  Total Gender Age Race Party Ideology Vote for Control of Senate
LV Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ White Black Other GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure GOP Democrat Not Sure
If GOP Wins, will Taxes Be Higher 32% 28% 36% 48% 19% 29% 32% 33% 30% 40% 39% 9% 56% 27% 19% 38% 45% 65% 5% 54% 21%
Lower 13% 17% 9% 9% 18% 10% 14% 13% 11% 20% 16% 27% 5% 6% 24% 5% 4% 0% 26% 3% 2%
About the Same 52% 53% 50% 39% 59% 58% 50% 50% 55% 35% 46% 62% 36% 61% 54% 55% 43% 20% 66% 39% 65%
Not Sure 4% 2% 5% 4% 3% 4% 3% 5% 4% 5% 0% 2% 3% 7% 3% 2% 8% 15% 2% 5% 12%
                                             
  Total Gender Age Race Party Ideology Vote for Control of Senate
LV Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ White Black Other GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure GOP Democrat Not Sure
Higher Taxes Help Economy 16% 20% 11% 16% 26% 10% 13% 14% 13% 13% 37% 14% 17% 15% 14% 11% 25% 0% 13% 19% 4%
Hurt Economy 61% 60% 61% 50% 57% 71% 64% 56% 63% 67% 40% 74% 51% 57% 70% 62% 43% 79% 77% 46% 68%
No Impact on Economy 16% 17% 15% 24% 11% 13% 15% 20% 16% 9% 19% 6% 23% 17% 10% 20% 21% 6% 5% 25% 15%
Not Sure 8% 3% 12% 10% 7% 6% 8% 10% 8% 11% 3% 5% 9% 10% 6% 7% 12% 15% 5% 10% 13%