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This Indiana statewide survey of 600 likely voters conducted by telephone August 6-9, 2012 provides asample an error of 4.0% at a .95 level of confidence. Dr. Verne Kennedy served as Project Director for theIndiana Chamber Statewide Survey.
Indiana Election for U. S. Senate
The survey examined voter awareness and opinion of the major candidates for U.S. Senate. In addition, aballot question measured current support for candidates.
Senate Awareness and Opinion
The survey examined awareness and opinion for the two leading candidates for U. S. Senate, DemocratJoe Donnelly and Republican Richard Mourdock. The following question was used to determinecandidate awareness and opinion information. As I read a list of names, please tell whether or not you arefamiliar with each name. If you have never heard the name just say so. The first name is Joe Donnelly.(IF RECOGNIZE, ASK…) Do you have a favorable or unfavorable opinion of him?” An identical questionwas employed for Richard Mourdock.
JOE DONNELLY NAME RECOGNITION
No Recognition 32%Favorable Recognition 26Neutral Recognition 29Unfavorable Recognition 14Total Awareness 68%Hard Opinion Recognition 40Ratio Favorable/Unfavorable 1.9:1