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To: All Interested PartiesFrom: John McLaughlin, McLaughlin & AssociatesSubject: NY CD 1
Executive SummaryDate: October 16
, 2012The results of our poll taken on October 14
, 2012 show Randy Altschuler leads the raceagainst Cong
ressman Tim Bishop. Currently Altschuler receives 48% to Bishop’s 43%, with 9%
undecided. Tim Bishop
s ethically questionable actions have taken their toll on the incumbentCongressman.
Now, if the general election for United States Congress were held today and the candidates were Randy Altschuler, the Republican, and Tim Bishop, the Democrat, for whom would you vote?
Republican Mitt Romney also leads President Barack Obama on the ballot. Romney receives
54% to Obama’s 42%, with 4% undecided. Romney’s 12 point advantage is strong, as the
plurality, 47%, are definitely voting for Romney, compared to just 36% who are definitely votingfor Obama.
Now, if the general election for United States President were held today and the candidates were Mitt Romney,the Republican, and Barack Obama, the Democrat, for whom would you vote?
TOTALCOMBO RANDY ALTSCHULER 48%
Definitely Vote Altschuler 38
Probably Vote Altschuler 8
Lean Altschuler 3
COMBO TIM BISHOP 43%
Definitely Vote Bishop 35
Probably Vote Bishop 7
Lean Bishop 2
UNDECIDED 9%TOTALCOMBO MITT ROMNEY 54%
Definitely Vote Romney 47
Probably Vote Romney 4
Lean Romney 3
COMBO BARACK OBAMA 42%
Definitely Vote Obama 36
Probably Vote Obama 4
Lean Obama 2