New York Congressional District Survey of 1000 Likely Voters Conducted July 29, 2012 By Pulse Opinion Research

1* If the election for Congress were held today would you vote for the Republican Candidate or the Democratic candidate? 48% Republican 37% Democratic 4% Some other candidate 10% Not sure 2* If the 2012 election for United States Congress were held today would you vote for Republican Randy Altschuler or Democrat Tim Bishop? 47% Altschuler 43% Bishop 4% Some other candidate 6% Not sure 3* If the Presidential Election were held today, would you vote for Republican Mitt Romney or Democrat Barack Obama? 54% Romney 40% Obama 2% Some other candidate 4% Not sure 4* I’m going to read you a short list of people in the News. For each, please let me know if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression. Tim Bishop 25% Very favorable 25% Somewhat favorable 19% Somewhat unfavorable 24% Very unfavorable 7% Not sure 21% Very favorable 32% Somewhat favorable 18% Somewhat unfavorable 16% Very unfavorable 13% Not sure

5* Randy Altschuler

6* Generally speaking, do you feel things in Suffolk County are going in the right direction or have they gotten off on the wrong track? 24% Right direction 56% Wrong track 20% Not sure Survey Demographics Total LV 49% 51% Total LV 17% 57% 27%


Male Female


18-39 40-64 65+


Republican Democrat Other

Total LV 38% 31% 31%

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence *The telephone survey of 1,000 likely voters in New York’s 1st Congressional District was conducted by Pulse Opinion Research on July 29, 2012. Pulse Opinion Research, LLC is an independent public opinion research firm using automated polling methodology and procedures licensed from Rasmussen Reports, LLC.