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Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

1420 Registered Voters


February 22-26, 2016

5.9%

1. Overall, how would you describe the 2016 Presidential campaign so far?
Very interesting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49%
Somewhat interesting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34%
Not too interesting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%

2. How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential primary in Georgia?
Definitely will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .64%
Probably will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Maybe will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Probably will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Definitely will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
I already voted early in-person or by mail (absentee) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6%
Dont know . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%

3. In 2016, are you more likely to vote in the Democratic or Republican Presidential primary?
Democratic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40%
Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32%
Neither . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Dont know . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%

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4. Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Georgia Republican Presidential
primary in 2016?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ben Carson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%
Ted Cruz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29%
John Kasich . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Marco Rubio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40%
No preference . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .0%

5. Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Georgia Democratic Presidential
primary in 2016?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .63%


Bernie Sanders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
No preference . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2%

6. Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Very strong Ive decided . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46%


Strong I probably wont change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
Somewhat strong I might still change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Not too strong Ill probably keep looking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%

7. Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Very strong Ive decided . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58%


Strong I probably wont change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32%
Somewhat strong I might still change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8%
Not too strong Ill probably keep looking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

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8. As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

What big donors want


28%
48%
63%
61%

What regular people


want
72%
52%
37%
39%

9. On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which
is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Immigration
Matters of faith and
religion
Handling ISIS
Economic Issues
Guns
Obamacare

Must agree with you


62%

Okay with some


differences
38%

41%
71%
62%
77%
78%

59%
29%
38%
23%
22%

10. Do you feel each of these candidates is...?


Asked of Republican primary voters

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

Too
conservative
5%
24%
10%
11%

About right
49%
61%
52%
39%

Not
conservative
enough
46%
14%
38%
50%

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11. Whats most important: picking the candidate best prepared to...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Defend my faith and religious values . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%


Win the General election in November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29%
Fight terrorism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9%
Shake up politics-as-usual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19%
Bring back jobs and the American economy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%

12. Regardless of how youre voting, which candidate do you feel...?


Asked of Republican primary voters

Has the most


optimistic message?
Is the most
conservative?
Has the best kind of
experience?
Has the best chance
to win in November?

Donald
Trump

Ted Cruz

Marco
Rubio

John Kasich

43%

23%

23%

11%

14%

65%

11%

10%

33%

30%

17%

20%

52%

18%

28%

1%

13. If you heard a candidate described as an "establishment Republican" would it make you...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

More likely to vote for them . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%


Less likely to vote for them . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48%
It doesnt affect my vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
Never heard the term . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%

14. These days, do you feel the Republican party represents you...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Very well . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8%
Somewhat well . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32%
Not too well . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26%
Not well, but at least more than the Democrats do . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%

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15. If [First Choice Candidate Name] doesnt get the nomination, who would most likely be
your second choice?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ben Carson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%


Ted Cruz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
John Kasich . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%
Marco Rubio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24%
Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
None of them . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%

16. Regardless of who youre supporting, please tell us whether you feel each of these
candidates gets it that is, understands how you and people like you feel right now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders

Understands
80%
75%

Doesnt understand
20%
25%

17. As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?


Asked of Democratic primary voters

Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders

What big donors want


44%
22%

What regular people


want
56%
78%

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18. Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Improving race
relations in America
Gun policy
Being Commander in
Chief
Health care
Standing up to a
Republican Congress
Fixing income
inequality

Hillary Clinton

Bernie Sanders

68%
65%

32%
35%

75%
66%

25%
34%

63%

37%

57%

43%

19. Do you feel each candidate is...? Check all that apply.
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders

Principled
59%
71%

Qualified
87%
48%

Honest
39%
67%

20. When you vote in the Georgia primary, you will be most satisfied about having a chance
to...
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Support an historic candidacy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10%


Shake up politics-as-usual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%
Get progressive things done . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31%
Give the Democrats a good chance to win in November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52%

21. Should the next president...?


Asked of Democratic primary voters

Generally continue Barack Obamas policies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47%


Change to more progressive policies than Barack Obama . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47%
Change to less progressive policies than Barack Obama . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6%

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22. These days, do you feel the Democratic party represents you...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Very well . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .21%


Somewhat well . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55%
Not too well . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%
Not well, but at least more than the Republicans do . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%

23. If [First Choice Candidate Name] doesnt get the nomination, how will you feel about voting
for [Other Candidate Name] in November?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Very enthusiastic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%


Somewhat enthusiastic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%
Not enthusiastic, but probably will vote for them . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42%
Probably wont vote for them . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%

24. How do you feel about the Tea Party movement?

Support . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .21%
Oppose . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38%
Neutral . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%

25. Would you describe yourself as a born-again or evangelical Christian?*


Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60%
No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%

Questions marked with an asterisk are only asked for respondents who had not answered in previous waves.
Earlier responses were used where available.

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26. In general, how would you describe your own political viewpoint?*
Very liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Somewhat liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%
Moderate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%
Somewhat conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15%
Very conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6%

27. Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a ...?


Strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30%
Not very strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8%
Lean Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9%
Independent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Lean Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11%
Not very strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9%
Strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%

28. Are you male or female?


Male . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46%
Female . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54%

29. In what year were you born? [Age recoded from birth year]
18-29 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
30-44 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%
45-64 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43%
65+ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%

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30. What racial or ethnic group best describes you?
White . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67%
Black . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29%
Hispanic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

31. What is the highest level of education you have completed?


HS or less . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31%
Some college . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
College grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20%
Post grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%

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1. Interest in Presidential Campaign
Overall, how would you describe the 2016 Presidential campaign so far?
Gender
Very interesting
Somewhat interesting
Not too interesting
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

49%
34%
17%

56%
26%
18%

42%
41%
17%

53%
37%
10%

45%
43%
12%

46%
32%
21%

58%
24%
18%

55%
28%
17%

34%
46%
20%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,419)

(647)

(772)

(190)

(357)

(617)

(255)

(957)

(412)

(33)

(16)

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2. Likelihood of Voting
How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential primary in Georgia?
Gender
Definitely will vote
Probably will vote
Maybe will vote
Probably will not vote
Definitely will not vote
Already voted early or absentee
Dont know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

64%
13%
5%
5%
5%
6%
2%

58%
16%
5%
4%
9%
8%
0%

69%
11%
5%
6%
2%
5%
3%

45%
27%
0%
9%
0%
10%
9%

57%
18%
8%
3%
10%
4%
0%

71%
12%
4%
5%
2%
5%
1%

69%
1%
7%
5%
9%
7%
0%

64%
10%
5%
4%
7%
7%
2%

65%
18%
6%
7%
0%
4%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,420)

(647)

(773)

(190)

(358)

(617)

(255)

(958)

(412)

(33)

(16)

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3. 2016 Primary Turnout


In 2016, are you more likely to vote in the Democratic or Republican Presidential primary?
Gender
Democratic
Republican
Neither
Dont know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

40%
32%
13%
14%

33%
36%
17%
14%

46%
29%
10%
14%

54%
18%
3%
24%

45%
24%
15%
16%

40%
36%
13%
11%

23%
45%
18%
14%

27%
45%
13%
15%

73%
2%
15%
10%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,420)

(647)

(773)

(190)

(358)

(617)

(255)

(958)

(412)

(33)

(16)

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4. First Choice Republican Candidate


Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Georgia Republican Presidential primary in 2016?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Ben Carson
Ted Cruz
John Kasich
Marco Rubio
Donald Trump
No preference

7%
29%
2%
22%
40%
0%

6%
37%
3%
14%
39%
1%

7%
20%
2%
30%
41%
1%

5%
24%
3%
35%
32%
0%

7%
28%
2%
18%
45%
1%

4%
30%
3%
22%
41%
0%

6%
27%
3%
22%
42%
1%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(253)

(240)

100%

(493)

(91)

(243)

(122)

(463)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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5. First Choice Democratic Candidate


Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Georgia Democratic Presidential primary in 2016?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
No preference
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

63%
35%
2%

51%
48%
1%

70%
28%
2%

31%
69%
0%

61%
38%
1%

76%
22%
2%

47%
52%
1%

75%
23%
2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(310)

(86)

(148)

(212)

100%

(492)

(221)

(261)

(46)

(6)

(4)

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6. Republican Candidate Support


Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Very strong
Strong
Somewhat strong
Not too strong
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

46%
37%
14%
2%

49%
38%
10%
3%

44%
36%
19%
1%

52%
37%
10%
2%

47%
34%
15%
4%

37%
45%
17%
0%

47%
36%
15%
2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(238)

100%

(490)

(91)

(241)

(122)

(460)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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7. Democratic Candidate Support


Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Very strong
Strong
Somewhat strong
Not too strong
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

58%
32%
8%
1%

72%
20%
8%
0%

50%
40%
8%
2%

50%
48%
2%
0%

63%
25%
8%
4%

56%
33%
10%
0%

68%
25%
7%
0%

49%
40%
9%
2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(180)

(304)

(86)

(146)

(207)

100%

(484)

(218)

(256)

(44)

(6)

(4)

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8. Republican Candidate Attention Donald Trump


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

28%
72%

24%
76%

31%
69%

26%
74%

25%
75%

20%
80%

27%
73%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(241)

(235)

100%

(476)

(86)

(236)

(117)

(447)

(37)

(16)

(4)

(9)

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9. Republican Candidate Attention Ted Cruz


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

48%
52%

46%
54%

51%
49%

62%
38%

45%
55%

44%
56%

50%
50%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(246)

(234)

100%

(480)

(86)

(238)

(119)

(452)

(37)

(16)

(4)

(8)

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10. Republican Candidate Attention Marco Rubio


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

63%
37%

70%
30%

55%
45%

62%
38%

64%
36%

57%
43%

63%
37%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(240)

(236)

100%

(476)

(82)

(237)

(119)

(447)

(37)

(16)

(4)

(9)

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11. Republican Candidate Attention John Kasich


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

61%
39%

62%
38%

60%
40%

56%
44%

64%
36%

52%
48%

61%
39%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(237)

(223)

100%

(460)

(82)

(229)

(118)

(432)

(31)

(16)

(4)

(8)

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12. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Immigration


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

62%
38%

69%
31%

54%
46%

46%
54%

65%
35%

75%
25%

62%
38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(247)

(239)

100%

(486)

(89)

(238)

(122)

(456)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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13. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Matters of faith and religion


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

41%
59%

43%
57%

38%
62%

49%
51%

40%
60%

34%
66%

39%
61%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(248)

(240)

100%

(488)

(89)

(241)

(122)

(458)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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14. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Handling ISIS


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

71%
29%

69%
31%

73%
27%

64%
36%

72%
28%

72%
28%

71%
29%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(250)

(240)

100%

(490)

(91)

(240)

(122)

(460)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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15. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Economic Issues


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

62%
38%

65%
35%

59%
41%

60%
40%

64%
36%

64%
36%

62%
38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(240)

100%

(492)

(91)

(243)

(121)

(462)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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16. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Guns


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

77%
23%

85%
15%

69%
31%

77%
23%

77%
23%

78%
22%

77%
23%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(250)

(239)

100%

(490)

(91)

(240)

(122)

(460)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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17. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Obamacare


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

78%
22%

81%
19%

75%
25%

58%
42%

78%
22%

88%
12%

78%
22%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(253)

(239)

100%

(492)

(91)

(243)

(121)

(462)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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18. Republican Candidate Conservative Level Donald Trump


Do you feel each of these candidates is...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

5%
49%
46%

3%
49%
48%

8%
49%
43%

26%
29%
45%

1%
53%
46%

2%
60%
39%

5%
51%
44%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(251)

(238)

100%

(489)

(88)

(242)

(121)

(460)

(37)

(16)

(4)

(9)

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19. Republican Candidate Conservative Level Ted Cruz


Do you feel each of these candidates is...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

24%
61%
14%

26%
60%
14%

22%
63%
15%

33%
51%
16%

20%
63%
17%

24%
67%
8%

25%
60%
15%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(250)

(235)

100%

(485)

(88)

(241)

(118)

(456)

(37)

(16)

(4)

(9)

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20. Republican Candidate Conservative Level Marco Rubio


Do you feel each of these candidates is...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

10%
52%
38%

9%
47%
44%

10%
58%
31%

23%
51%
26%

8%
48%
44%

5%
65%
29%

10%
53%
38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(246)

(237)

100%

(484)

(88)

(242)

(117)

(455)

(37)

(16)

(4)

(9)

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21. Republican Candidate Conservative Level John Kasich


Do you feel each of these candidates is...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

11%
39%
50%

9%
42%
49%

13%
37%
50%

21%
52%
27%

8%
32%
61%

5%
52%
43%

11%
41%
48%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(246)

(235)

100%

(481)

(88)

(241)

(115)

(452)

(37)

(16)

(4)

(9)

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22. Republican Vote Reasons


Whats most important: picking the candidate best prepared to...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Defend my faith and religious values
Win the General election in November
Fight terrorism
Shake up politics-as-usual
Bring back jobs and the American
economy
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

16%
29%
9%
19%

15%
23%
5%
27%

17%
36%
13%
10%

32%
26%
1%
15%

15%
29%
7%
19%

9%
32%
19%
16%

16%
30%
9%
19%

27%

29%

24%

26%

30%

24%

25%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(240)

100%

(492)

(90)

(243)

(122)

(462)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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23. Republican Traits Has the most optimistic message?


Regardless of how youre voting, which candidate do you feel...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

43%
23%
23%
11%

47%
27%
14%
12%

38%
19%
32%
11%

30%
17%
39%
13%

47%
23%
21%
9%

54%
21%
16%
10%

43%
21%
24%
11%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(249)

(232)

100%

(480)

(88)

(240)

(122)

(452)

(31)

(16)

(4)

(9)

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24. Republican Traits Is the most conservative?


Regardless of how youre voting, which candidate do you feel...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

14%
65%
11%
10%

11%
73%
6%
9%

16%
57%
16%
10%

15%
69%
4%
13%

18%
63%
11%
9%

8%
70%
16%
6%

15%
64%
11%
10%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(248)

(224)

100%

(472)

(81)

(238)

(122)

(444)

(31)

(16)

(4)

(9)

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25. Republican Traits Has the best kind of experience?


Regardless of how youre voting, which candidate do you feel...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

33%
30%
17%
20%

35%
31%
11%
23%

32%
29%
23%
16%

27%
21%
35%
17%

37%
31%
13%
20%

36%
30%
13%
20%

35%
29%
18%
18%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(248)

(226)

100%

(474)

(88)

(234)

(121)

(447)

(31)

(16)

(4)

(8)

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26. Republican Traits Has the best chance to win in November?


Regardless of how youre voting, which candidate do you feel...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

52%
18%
28%
1%

54%
22%
23%
2%

51%
15%
34%
0%

44%
15%
39%
2%

56%
19%
24%
0%

57%
12%
29%
2%

53%
18%
28%
1%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(249)

(225)

100%

(474)

(81)

(240)

(122)

(446)

(31)

(16)

(4)

(9)

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27. Establishment Republican Candidate


If you heard a candidate described as an "establishment Republican" would it make you...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
More likely to vote for them
Less likely to vote for them
It doesnt affect my vote
Never heard the term
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

4%
48%
36%
12%

2%
58%
35%
5%

6%
37%
37%
20%

5%
37%
31%
27%

3%
48%
41%
7%

5%
56%
38%
2%

3%
47%
36%
13%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(253)

(240)

100%

(493)

(91)

(243)

(122)

(463)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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28. Republican Party Representation


These days, do you feel the Republican party represents you...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Very well
Somewhat well
Not too well
Not well, but more than the Democrats
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

8%
32%
26%
33%

6%
29%
28%
37%

11%
36%
25%
28%

14%
32%
37%
17%

9%
28%
27%
36%

2%
36%
26%
36%

9%
33%
25%
33%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(240)

100%

(492)

(91)

(242)

(122)

(462)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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29. Second Choice Republican Candidate


If [First Choice Candidate Name] doesnt get the nomination, who would most likely be your second choice?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Ben Carson
Ted Cruz
John Kasich
Marco Rubio
Donald Trump
None of them

16%
23%
12%
24%
13%
12%

17%
17%
11%
24%
17%
14%

16%
29%
12%
25%
8%
10%

18%
17%
26%
28%
4%
7%

16%
25%
7%
21%
16%
15%

9%
20%
13%
27%
18%
13%

15%
24%
12%
25%
12%
13%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(238)

100%

(490)

(91)

(241)

(122)

(460)

(37)

(17)

(4)

(9)

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30. Democratic Candidate Understanding Hillary Clinton


Regardless of who youre supporting, please tell us whether you feel each of these candidates gets it that is, understands how you and people like you feel right
now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Understands
Doesnt understand
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

80%
20%

66%
34%

88%
12%

60%
40%

82%
18%

85%
15%

62%
38%

94%
6%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(309)

(86)

(148)

(211)

100%

(491)

(220)

(261)

(44)

(6)

(4)

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31. Democratic Candidate Understanding Bernie Sanders


Regardless of who youre supporting, please tell us whether you feel each of these candidates gets it that is, understands how you and people like you feel right
now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Understands
Doesnt understand
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

75%
25%

80%
20%

72%
28%

93%
7%

68%
32%

73%
27%

89%
11%

64%
36%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(306)

(86)

(148)

(211)

100%

(488)

(220)

(258)

(42)

(6)

(4)

31

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32. Democratic Candidate Attention Hillary Clinton


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

44%
56%

55%
45%

37%
63%

83%
17%

46%
54%

31%
69%

61%
39%

30%
70%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(180)

(301)

(86)

(143)

(207)

100%

(481)

(219)

(257)

(44)

(1)

(4)

32

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Georgia

33. Democratic Candidate Attention Bernie Sanders


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

22%
78%

19%
81%

23%
77%

2%
98%

28%
72%

27%
73%

8%
92%

34%
66%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(181)

(298)

(86)

(143)

(208)

100%

(478)

(219)

(255)

(40)

(1)

(4)

33

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34. Democratic Candidate Job Improving race relations in America


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

68%
32%

58%
42%

73%
27%

41%
59%

61%
39%

81%
19%

48%
52%

82%
18%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(176)

(303)

(85)

(143)

(207)

100%

(479)

(209)

(260)

(45)

(6)

(4)

34

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35. Democratic Candidate Job Gun policy


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

65%
35%

54%
46%

72%
28%

43%
57%

59%
41%

75%
25%

44%
56%

81%
19%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(305)

(85)

(148)

(209)

100%

(486)

(216)

(260)

(45)

(6)

(4)

35

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36. Democratic Candidate Job Being Commander in Chief


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

75%
25%

66%
34%

80%
20%

67%
33%

66%
34%

81%
19%

64%
36%

83%
17%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(181)

(302)

(85)

(145)

(208)

100%

(483)

(217)

(257)

(46)

(6)

(4)

36

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37. Democratic Candidate Job Health care


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

66%
34%

53%
47%

74%
26%

32%
68%

69%
31%

76%
24%

46%
54%

81%
19%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(305)

(85)

(148)

(209)

100%

(487)

(217)

(261)

(46)

(6)

(4)

37

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38. Democratic Candidate Job Standing up to a Republican Congress


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

63%
37%

55%
45%

68%
32%

31%
69%

62%
38%

73%
27%

49%
51%

74%
26%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(302)

(85)

(145)

(208)

100%

(483)

(215)

(258)

(45)

(6)

(4)

38

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39. Democratic Candidate Job Fixing income inequality


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

57%
43%

42%
58%

66%
34%

35%
65%

62%
38%

63%
37%

29%
71%

80%
20%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(304)

(85)

(148)

(208)

100%

(487)

(216)

(261)

(46)

(6)

(4)

39

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40. Democratic Candidate Qualities Hillary Clinton


Do you feel each candidate is...? Check all that apply.
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Principled
Qualified
Honest
Totals

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

59%
87%
39%

56%
80%
32%

61%
91%
43%

58%
96%
12%

58%
83%
41%

62%
85%
47%

52%
86%
28%

67%
89%
47%

(492)

(182)

(310)

(86)

(148)

(212)

(221)

(261)

(46)

(6)

(4)

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41. Democratic Candidate Qualities Bernie Sanders


Do you feel each candidate is...? Check all that apply.
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Principled
Qualified
Honest
Totals

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

71%
48%
67%

77%
61%
75%

68%
39%
62%

70%
51%
91%

61%
56%
63%

79%
42%
59%

84%
64%
91%

62%
35%
48%

(492)

(182)

(310)

(86)

(148)

(212)

(221)

(261)

(46)

(6)

(4)

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42. Democratic Vote Reasons


When you vote in the Georgia primary, you will be most satisfied about having a chance to...
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Support an historic candidacy
Shake up politics-as-usual
Get progressive things done
Give the Democrats a good chance to
win in November
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

10%
7%
31%

4%
8%
48%

14%
5%
21%

9%
8%
50%

13%
3%
27%

10%
7%
27%

5%
10%
34%

14%
4%
28%

52%

40%

60%

33%

57%

56%

51%

55%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(308)

(86)

(148)

(211)

100%

(490)

(219)

(261)

(44)

(6)

(4)

42

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43. Next President Policies


Should the next president...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Continue Obama policies
More progressive policies
Less progressive policies
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

47%
47%
6%

35%
61%
4%

55%
38%
7%

35%
61%
4%

51%
37%
11%

47%
50%
3%

22%
72%
6%

69%
27%
4%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(178)

(307)

(86)

(146)

(208)

100%

(485)

(218)

(257)

(45)

(6)

(4)

43

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44. Democratic Party Representation


These days, do you feel the Democratic party represents you...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Very well
Somewhat well
Not too well
Not well, but more than the
Republicans
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

21%
55%
7%

20%
52%
12%

22%
57%
4%

5%
73%
0%

22%
55%
7%

27%
48%
11%

15%
48%
10%

26%
63%
5%

16%

16%

16%

22%

17%

14%

27%

6%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(310)

(86)

(148)

(211)

100%

(492)

(221)

(261)

(46)

(6)

(4)

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45. Enthusiasm for Other Candidate


If [First Choice Candidate Name] doesnt get the nomination, how will you feel about voting for [Other Candidate Name] in November?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Very enthusiastic
Somewhat enthusiastic
Not enthusiastic, but probably will vote
for them
Probably wont vote for them
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

16%
27%

13%
30%

17%
24%

18%
11%

18%
30%

15%
31%

21%
30%

11%
25%

42%
15%

41%
15%

43%
15%

64%
6%

29%
24%

42%
13%

35%
14%

50%
14%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(180)

(290)

(72)

(146)

(207)

100%

(470)

(218)

(242)

(44)

(6)

(4)

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Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

493 Likely Republican Primary Voters


February 22-26, 2016

7%

1. Interest in Presidential Campaign


Overall, how would you describe the 2016 Presidential campaign so far?
Ideology
Very interesting
Somewhat interesting
Not too interesting
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

68%
28%
4%

79%
18%
3%

67%
29%
4%

62%
34%
4%

76%
22%
1%

59%
35%
6%

69%
28%
3%

67%
30%
4%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(493)

(242)

(135)

(69)

(264)

(228)

(324)

(161)

Gender
Very interesting
Somewhat interesting
Not too interesting
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

68%
28%
4%

78%
17%
5%

57%
40%
2%

61%
37%
1%

63%
32%
4%

76%
19%
5%

72%
25%
3%

64%
30%
6%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(253)

(240)

100%

(493)

(91)

(243)

(122)

(362)

(88)

(37)

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Georgia Likely Republican Voters

2. First Choice Republican Candidate


Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Georgia Republican Presidential primary in 2016?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Ben Carson
Ted Cruz
John Kasich
Marco Rubio
Donald Trump
No preference

7%
29%
2%
22%
40%
0%

9%
42%
1%
16%
32%
0%

4%
22%
3%
27%
44%
0%

5%
11%
7%
22%
53%
1%

6%
42%
2%
15%
36%
0%

7%
14%
3%
29%
44%
1%

7%
34%
1%
18%
39%
0%

6%
19%
4%
29%
41%
1%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(493)

(242)

(135)

(69)

(265)

(228)

(324)

(161)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Ben Carson
Ted Cruz
John Kasich
Marco Rubio
Donald Trump
No preference

7%
29%
2%
22%
40%
0%

6%
37%
3%
14%
39%
1%

7%
20%
2%
30%
41%
1%

5%
24%
3%
35%
32%
0%

7%
28%
2%
18%
45%
1%

4%
30%
3%
22%
41%
0%

8%
29%
1%
21%
41%
1%

5%
35%
8%
21%
30%
0%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(253)

(240)

100%

(493)

(91)

(243)

(122)

(362)

(89)

(37)

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3. Republican Candidate Support


Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Very strong
Strong
Somewhat strong
Not too strong
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

46%
37%
14%
2%

56%
33%
11%
0%

31%
50%
19%
0%

37%
34%
23%
5%

50%
35%
15%
0%

43%
39%
14%
4%

47%
38%
14%
1%

45%
36%
14%
5%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(490)

(242)

(135)

(68)

(264)

(225)

(323)

(160)

Gender
Very strong
Strong
Somewhat strong
Not too strong
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

46%
37%
14%
2%

49%
38%
10%
3%

44%
36%
19%
1%

52%
37%
10%
2%

47%
34%
15%
4%

37%
45%
17%
0%

48%
37%
15%
0%

28%
53%
16%
3%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(238)

100%

(490)

(91)

(241)

(122)

(359)

(88)

(37)

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Georgia Likely Republican Voters

4. Republican Candidate Attention Donald Trump


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

28%
72%

33%
67%

17%
83%

20%
80%

28%
72%

28%
72%

29%
71%

27%
73%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(476)

(235)

(133)

(64)

(256)

(219)

(314)

(154)

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

28%
72%

24%
76%

31%
69%

26%
74%

25%
75%

20%
80%

26%
74%

31%
69%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(241)

(235)

100%

(476)

(86)

(236)

(117)

(348)

(87)

(37)

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Georgia Likely Republican Voters

5. Republican Candidate Attention Ted Cruz


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

48%
52%

38%
62%

50%
50%

60%
40%

31%
69%

69%
31%

46%
54%

52%
48%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(480)

(241)

(131)

(64)

(260)

(219)

(318)

(154)

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

48%
52%

46%
54%

51%
49%

62%
38%

45%
55%

44%
56%

45%
55%

49%
51%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(246)

(234)

100%

(480)

(86)

(238)

(119)

(351)

(87)

(37)

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Georgia Likely Republican Voters

6. Republican Candidate Attention Marco Rubio


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

63%
37%

65%
35%

53%
47%

63%
37%

68%
32%

57%
43%

63%
37%

63%
37%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(476)

(236)

(131)

(63)

(255)

(221)

(310)

(158)

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

63%
37%

70%
30%

55%
45%

62%
38%

64%
36%

57%
43%

58%
42%

69%
31%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(240)

(236)

100%

(476)

(82)

(237)

(119)

(346)

(88)

(37)

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7. Republican Candidate Attention John Kasich


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

61%
39%

69%
31%

47%
53%

41%
59%

61%
39%

60%
40%

66%
34%

52%
48%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(460)

(230)

(129)

(56)

(245)

(215)

(297)

(155)

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

61%
39%

62%
38%

60%
40%

56%
44%

64%
36%

52%
48%

60%
40%

52%
48%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(237)

(223)

100%

(460)

(82)

(229)

(118)

(332)

(88)

(31)

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8. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Immigration


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

62%
38%

70%
30%

58%
42%

48%
52%

71%
29%

51%
49%

64%
36%

60%
40%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(486)

(241)

(135)

(64)

(259)

(227)

(318)

(161)

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

62%
38%

69%
31%

54%
46%

46%
54%

65%
35%

75%
25%

65%
35%

58%
42%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(247)

(239)

100%

(486)

(89)

(238)

(122)

(355)

(88)

(37)

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9. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Matters of faith and religion


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

41%
59%

57%
43%

27%
73%

31%
69%

48%
52%

33%
67%

52%
48%

18%
82%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(488)

(242)

(135)

(64)

(260)

(228)

(319)

(161)

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

41%
59%

43%
57%

38%
62%

49%
51%

40%
60%

34%
66%

45%
55%

33%
67%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(248)

(240)

100%

(488)

(89)

(241)

(122)

(357)

(88)

(37)

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10. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Handling ISIS


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

71%
29%

78%
22%

67%
33%

68%
32%

70%
30%

73%
27%

72%
28%

70%
30%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(490)

(242)

(135)

(66)

(262)

(228)

(322)

(161)

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

71%
29%

69%
31%

73%
27%

64%
36%

72%
28%

72%
28%

75%
25%

62%
38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(250)

(240)

100%

(490)

(91)

(240)

(122)

(359)

(88)

(37)

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11. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Economic Issues


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

62%
38%

60%
40%

66%
34%

70%
30%

67%
33%

57%
43%

61%
39%

65%
35%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(492)

(241)

(135)

(69)

(264)

(227)

(323)

(161)

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

62%
38%

65%
35%

59%
41%

60%
40%

64%
36%

64%
36%

63%
37%

62%
38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(240)

100%

(492)

(91)

(243)

(121)

(360)

(89)

(37)

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12. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Guns


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

77%
23%

87%
13%

72%
28%

54%
46%

83%
17%

70%
30%

79%
21%

73%
27%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(490)

(242)

(135)

(66)

(262)

(228)

(321)

(161)

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

77%
23%

85%
15%

69%
31%

77%
23%

77%
23%

78%
22%

80%
20%

69%
31%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(250)

(239)

100%

(490)

(91)

(240)

(122)

(358)

(88)

(37)

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13. Republican Candidate Policy Agreement Obamacare


On which of these topics MUST a candidate agree with you to earn your vote, and on which is it okay if there are some differences between you?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

78%
22%

85%
15%

82%
18%

65%
35%

90%
10%

65%
35%

80%
20%

75%
25%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(492)

(242)

(135)

(69)

(264)

(228)

(324)

(161)

Gender
Must agree with you
Okay with some differences
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

78%
22%

81%
19%

75%
25%

58%
42%

78%
22%

88%
12%

83%
17%

75%
25%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(253)

(239)

100%

(492)

(91)

(243)

(121)

(361)

(88)

(37)

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14. Republican Candidate Conservative Level Donald Trump


Do you feel each of these candidates is...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

5%
49%
46%

3%
41%
56%

0%
58%
42%

10%
57%
33%

1%
45%
54%

11%
54%
35%

4%
47%
50%

10%
52%
38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(489)

(241)

(134)

(68)

(264)

(224)

(324)

(157)

Gender
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

5%
49%
46%

3%
49%
48%

8%
49%
43%

26%
29%
45%

1%
53%
46%

2%
60%
39%

3%
50%
47%

2%
46%
52%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(251)

(238)

100%

(489)

(88)

(242)

(121)

(359)

(89)

(37)

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15. Republican Candidate Conservative Level Ted Cruz


Do you feel each of these candidates is...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

24%
61%
14%

9%
73%
18%

28%
59%
13%

52%
37%
11%

13%
75%
12%

38%
45%
17%

17%
66%
17%

39%
53%
9%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(485)

(241)

(131)

(67)

(264)

(220)

(320)

(157)

Gender
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

24%
61%
14%

26%
60%
14%

22%
63%
15%

33%
51%
16%

20%
63%
17%

24%
67%
8%

22%
64%
15%

22%
63%
15%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(250)

(235)

100%

(485)

(88)

(241)

(118)

(356)

(88)

(37)

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16. Republican Candidate Conservative Level Marco Rubio


Do you feel each of these candidates is...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

10%
52%
38%

2%
46%
52%

3%
68%
29%

17%
54%
29%

4%
46%
50%

16%
60%
24%

5%
52%
43%

18%
54%
28%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(484)

(237)

(133)

(68)

(260)

(223)

(319)

(158)

Gender
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

10%
52%
38%

9%
47%
44%

10%
58%
31%

23%
51%
26%

8%
48%
44%

5%
65%
29%

6%
56%
38%

6%
45%
48%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(246)

(237)

100%

(484)

(88)

(242)

(117)

(354)

(88)

(37)

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17. Republican Candidate Conservative Level John Kasich


Do you feel each of these candidates is...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

11%
39%
50%

5%
33%
62%

3%
51%
46%

14%
50%
36%

3%
35%
62%

19%
45%
35%

8%
37%
56%

15%
46%
38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(481)

(235)

(133)

(67)

(258)

(222)

(317)

(157)

Gender
Too conservative
About right
Not conservative enough
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

11%
39%
50%

9%
42%
49%

13%
37%
50%

21%
52%
27%

8%
32%
61%

5%
52%
43%

7%
40%
53%

8%
42%
50%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(246)

(235)

100%

(481)

(88)

(241)

(115)

(352)

(88)

(37)

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18. Republican Vote Reasons


Whats most important: picking the candidate best prepared to...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Defend my faith and religious values
Win the General election in November
Fight terrorism
Shake up politics-as-usual
Bring back jobs and the American
economy
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

16%
29%
9%
19%

24%
26%
10%
21%

8%
34%
8%
18%

5%
26%
12%
17%

21%
21%
9%
22%

10%
39%
8%
16%

24%
26%
9%
17%

2%
37%
8%
22%

27%

19%

33%

40%

27%

27%

25%

31%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(492)

(242)

(134)

(69)

(265)

(227)

(324)

(160)

Gender
Defend my faith and religious values
Win the General election in November
Fight terrorism
Shake up politics-as-usual
Bring back jobs and the American
economy
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

16%
29%
9%
19%

15%
23%
5%
27%

17%
36%
13%
10%

32%
26%
1%
15%

15%
29%
7%
19%

9%
32%
19%
16%

18%
29%
11%
17%

14%
27%
3%
24%

27%

29%

24%

26%

30%

24%

25%

32%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(240)

100%

(492)

(90)

(243)

(122)

(360)

(89)

(37)

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19. Republican Traits Has the most optimistic message?


Regardless of how youre voting, which candidate do you feel...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

43%
23%
23%
11%

36%
32%
22%
10%

51%
19%
19%
12%

44%
10%
24%
22%

39%
32%
17%
12%

46%
13%
30%
11%

40%
30%
21%
9%

47%
10%
27%
16%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(480)

(239)

(133)

(62)

(258)

(222)

(316)

(157)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

43%
23%
23%
11%

47%
27%
14%
12%

38%
19%
32%
11%

30%
17%
39%
13%

47%
23%
21%
9%

54%
21%
16%
10%

42%
24%
23%
10%

41%
24%
17%
19%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(249)

(232)

100%

(480)

(88)

(240)

(122)

(349)

(89)

(31)

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20. Republican Traits Is the most conservative?


Regardless of how youre voting, which candidate do you feel...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

14%
65%
11%
10%

13%
70%
9%
8%

11%
66%
11%
12%

10%
67%
9%
15%

9%
77%
8%
5%

19%
52%
14%
15%

14%
66%
11%
10%

14%
66%
12%
8%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(472)

(233)

(134)

(62)

(258)

(213)

(307)

(158)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

14%
65%
11%
10%

11%
73%
6%
9%

16%
57%
16%
10%

15%
69%
4%
13%

18%
63%
11%
9%

8%
70%
16%
6%

14%
65%
11%
10%

9%
71%
8%
12%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(248)

(224)

100%

(472)

(81)

(238)

(122)

(342)

(88)

(31)

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21. Republican Traits Has the best kind of experience?


Regardless of how youre voting, which candidate do you feel...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

33%
30%
17%
20%

32%
41%
12%
15%

37%
24%
15%
24%

33%
16%
18%
32%

32%
39%
9%
21%

35%
20%
26%
19%

34%
35%
15%
16%

33%
21%
21%
26%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(474)

(235)

(132)

(62)

(254)

(220)

(310)

(157)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

33%
30%
17%
20%

35%
31%
11%
23%

32%
29%
23%
16%

27%
21%
35%
17%

37%
31%
13%
20%

36%
30%
13%
20%

34%
32%
16%
18%

31%
30%
12%
26%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(248)

(226)

100%

(474)

(88)

(234)

(121)

(344)

(88)

(31)

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22. Republican Traits Has the best chance to win in November?


Regardless of how youre voting, which candidate do you feel...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

52%
18%
28%
1%

45%
32%
22%
1%

64%
7%
29%
0%

56%
6%
34%
5%

50%
26%
24%
1%

55%
9%
34%
2%

51%
24%
24%
1%

55%
7%
35%
2%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(474)

(233)

(134)

(62)

(258)

(215)

(309)

(158)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
John Kasich

52%
18%
28%
1%

54%
22%
23%
2%

51%
15%
34%
0%

44%
15%
39%
2%

56%
19%
24%
0%

57%
12%
29%
2%

53%
22%
25%
1%

52%
8%
37%
3%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(249)

(225)

100%

(474)

(81)

(240)

(122)

(343)

(89)

(31)

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23. Establishment Republican Candidate


If you heard a candidate described as an "establishment Republican" would it make you...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
More likely to vote for them
Less likely to vote for them
It doesnt affect my vote
Never heard the term
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

4%
48%
36%
12%

3%
57%
30%
10%

3%
45%
50%
3%

10%
32%
46%
11%

3%
62%
30%
5%

5%
32%
42%
21%

3%
47%
38%
12%

4%
51%
31%
15%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(493)

(242)

(135)

(69)

(265)

(228)

(324)

(161)

Gender
More likely to vote for them
Less likely to vote for them
It doesnt affect my vote
Never heard the term
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

4%
48%
36%
12%

2%
58%
35%
5%

6%
37%
37%
20%

5%
37%
31%
27%

3%
48%
41%
7%

5%
56%
38%
2%

5%
44%
40%
11%

2%
65%
33%
1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(253)

(240)

100%

(493)

(91)

(243)

(122)

(362)

(89)

(37)

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24. Republican Party Representation


These days, do you feel the Republican party represents you...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Very well
Somewhat well
Not too well
Not well, but more than the Democrats
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

8%
32%
26%
33%

9%
26%
25%
40%

10%
39%
25%
26%

6%
38%
24%
33%

8%
23%
27%
41%

8%
43%
26%
23%

10%
33%
24%
33%

4%
31%
31%
33%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(492)

(242)

(134)

(69)

(263)

(228)

(323)

(161)

Gender
Very well
Somewhat well
Not too well
Not well, but more than the Democrats
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

8%
32%
26%
33%

6%
29%
28%
37%

11%
36%
25%
28%

14%
32%
37%
17%

9%
28%
27%
36%

2%
36%
26%
36%

11%
36%
24%
28%

0%
22%
23%
55%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(240)

100%

(492)

(91)

(242)

(122)

(362)

(87)

(37)

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25. Second Choice Republican Candidate


If [First Choice Candidate Name] doesnt get the nomination, who would most likely be your second choice?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Ben Carson
Ted Cruz
John Kasich
Marco Rubio
Donald Trump
None of them

16%
23%
12%
24%
13%
12%

19%
25%
4%
25%
14%
12%

13%
24%
17%
26%
16%
4%

18%
19%
18%
23%
10%
12%

20%
25%
6%
24%
15%
10%

12%
20%
19%
25%
11%
15%

20%
23%
9%
26%
13%
10%

10%
23%
16%
20%
14%
17%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(490)

(242)

(135)

(68)

(264)

(225)

(323)

(160)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Ben Carson
Ted Cruz
John Kasich
Marco Rubio
Donald Trump
None of them

16%
23%
12%
24%
13%
12%

17%
17%
11%
24%
17%
14%

16%
29%
12%
25%
8%
10%

18%
17%
26%
28%
4%
7%

16%
25%
7%
21%
16%
15%

9%
20%
13%
27%
18%
13%

18%
26%
11%
26%
11%
9%

15%
19%
8%
21%
25%
12%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(252)

(238)

100%

(490)

(91)

(241)

(122)

(359)

(88)

(37)

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Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

492 Likely Democratic Primary Voters


February 22-26, 2016

8.6%

1. Interest in Presidential Campaign


Overall, how would you describe the 2016 Presidential campaign so far?
Ideology
Very interesting
Somewhat interesting
Not too interesting
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

52%
38%
10%

65%
33%
2%

52%
40%
8%

43%
42%
14%

69%
25%
6%

35%
50%
15%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(492)

(163)

(70)

(200)

(221)

(261)

Gender
Very interesting
Somewhat interesting
Not too interesting
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

52%
38%
10%

59%
31%
11%

47%
42%
11%

46%
54%
0%

40%
47%
14%

58%
29%
13%

52%
38%
10%

49%
45%
6%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(310)

(86)

(148)

(212)

100%

(492)

(413)

(60)

(46)

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2. First Choice Democratic Candidate


Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Georgia Democratic Presidential primary in 2016?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
No preference
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

63%
35%
2%

54%
46%
0%

66%
31%
3%

64%
33%
2%

47%
52%
1%

75%
23%
2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(492)

(163)

(70)

(200)

(221)

(261)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
No preference
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

63%
35%
2%

51%
48%
1%

70%
28%
2%

31%
69%
0%

61%
38%
1%

76%
22%
2%

68%
31%
1%

33%
62%
5%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(310)

(86)

(148)

(212)

100%

(492)

(413)

(60)

(46)

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3. Democratic Candidate Support


Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Very strong
Strong
Somewhat strong
Not too strong
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

58%
32%
8%
1%

66%
30%
5%
0%

55%
32%
4%
9%

51%
36%
13%
0%

68%
25%
7%
0%

49%
40%
9%
2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(484)

(163)

(68)

(196)

(218)

(256)

Gender
Very strong
Strong
Somewhat strong
Not too strong
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

58%
32%
8%
1%

72%
20%
8%
0%

50%
40%
8%
2%

50%
48%
2%
0%

63%
25%
8%
4%

56%
33%
10%
0%

58%
32%
9%
2%

59%
36%
5%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(180)

(304)

(86)

(146)

(207)

100%

(484)

(409)

(57)

(44)

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4. Democratic Candidate Understanding Hillary Clinton


Regardless of who youre supporting, please tell us whether you feel each of these candidates gets it that is, understands how you and people like you feel right
now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Understands
Doesnt understand
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

80%
20%

78%
22%

80%
20%

77%
23%

62%
38%

94%
6%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(491)

(162)

(70)

(200)

(220)

(261)

Gender
Understands
Doesnt understand
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

80%
20%

66%
34%

88%
12%

60%
40%

82%
18%

85%
15%

85%
15%

59%
41%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(309)

(86)

(148)

(211)

100%

(491)

(412)

(60)

(44)

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5. Democratic Candidate Understanding Bernie Sanders


Regardless of who youre supporting, please tell us whether you feel each of these candidates gets it that is, understands how you and people like you feel right
now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Understands
Doesnt understand
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

75%
25%

89%
11%

63%
37%

75%
25%

89%
11%

64%
36%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(488)

(162)

(70)

(199)

(220)

(258)

Gender
Understands
Doesnt understand
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

75%
25%

80%
20%

72%
28%

93%
7%

68%
32%

73%
27%

72%
28%

90%
10%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(306)

(86)

(148)

(211)

100%

(488)

(409)

(60)

(42)

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6. Democratic Candidate Attention Hillary Clinton


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

44%
56%

56%
44%

27%
73%

43%
57%

61%
39%

30%
70%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(481)

(160)

(70)

(198)

(219)

(257)

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

44%
56%

55%
45%

37%
63%

83%
17%

46%
54%

31%
69%

39%
61%

66%
34%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(180)

(301)

(86)

(143)

(207)

100%

(481)

(402)

(60)

(44)

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7. Democratic Candidate Attention Bernie Sanders


As President, do you feel each candidate would ultimately do...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

22%
78%

10%
90%

32%
68%

20%
80%

8%
92%

34%
66%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(478)

(160)

(70)

(196)

(219)

(255)

Gender
What big donors want
What regular people want
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

22%
78%

19%
81%

23%
77%

2%
98%

28%
72%

27%
73%

25%
75%

7%
93%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(181)

(298)

(86)

(143)

(208)

100%

(478)

(400)

(59)

(40)

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8. Democratic Candidate Job Improving race relations in America


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

68%
32%

46%
54%

79%
21%

73%
27%

48%
52%

82%
18%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(479)

(154)

(70)

(199)

(209)

(260)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

68%
32%

58%
42%

73%
27%

41%
59%

61%
39%

81%
19%

72%
28%

45%
55%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(176)

(303)

(85)

(143)

(207)

100%

(479)

(402)

(59)

(45)

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9. Democratic Candidate Job Gun policy


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

65%
35%

51%
49%

76%
24%

68%
32%

44%
56%

81%
19%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(486)

(160)

(70)

(200)

(216)

(260)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

65%
35%

54%
46%

72%
28%

43%
57%

59%
41%

75%
25%

69%
31%

39%
61%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(305)

(85)

(148)

(209)

100%

(486)

(409)

(60)

(45)

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10. Democratic Candidate Job Being Commander in Chief


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

75%
25%

67%
33%

73%
27%

76%
24%

64%
36%

83%
17%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(483)

(160)

(70)

(196)

(217)

(257)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

75%
25%

66%
34%

80%
20%

67%
33%

66%
34%

81%
19%

80%
20%

46%
54%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(181)

(302)

(85)

(145)

(208)

100%

(483)

(405)

(60)

(46)

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11. Democratic Candidate Job Health care


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

66%
34%

58%
42%

75%
25%

64%
36%

46%
54%

81%
19%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(487)

(160)

(70)

(200)

(217)

(261)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

66%
34%

53%
47%

74%
26%

32%
68%

69%
31%

76%
24%

71%
29%

42%
58%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(305)

(85)

(148)

(209)

100%

(487)

(409)

(60)

(46)

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12. Democratic Candidate Job Standing up to a Republican Congress


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

63%
37%

55%
45%

67%
33%

62%
38%

49%
51%

74%
26%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(483)

(160)

(70)

(197)

(215)

(258)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

63%
37%

55%
45%

68%
32%

31%
69%

62%
38%

73%
27%

66%
34%

46%
54%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(302)

(85)

(145)

(208)

100%

(483)

(406)

(59)

(45)

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Georgia Likely Democratic Voters

13. Democratic Candidate Job Fixing income inequality


Who do you think would do a better job on...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

57%
43%

43%
57%

66%
34%

60%
40%

29%
71%

80%
20%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(487)

(160)

(70)

(200)

(216)

(261)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

57%
43%

42%
58%

66%
34%

35%
65%

62%
38%

63%
37%

63%
37%

24%
76%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(304)

(85)

(148)

(208)

100%

(487)

(408)

(60)

(46)

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14. Democratic Candidate Qualities Hillary Clinton


Do you feel each candidate is...? Check all that apply.
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Principled
Qualified
Honest
Totals

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

59%
87%
39%

58%
84%
29%

68%
95%
45%

56%
89%
37%

52%
86%
28%

67%
89%
47%

(492)

(163)

(70)

(200)

(221)

(261)

Gender
Principled
Qualified
Honest
Totals

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

59%
87%
39%

56%
80%
32%

61%
91%
43%

58%
96%
12%

58%
83%
41%

62%
85%
47%

63%
89%
42%

42%
78%
19%

(492)

(182)

(310)

(86)

(148)

(212)

(413)

(60)

(46)

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Georgia Likely Democratic Voters

15. Democratic Candidate Qualities Bernie Sanders


Do you feel each candidate is...? Check all that apply.
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Principled
Qualified
Honest
Totals

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

71%
48%
67%

89%
63%
81%

52%
36%
72%

68%
43%
65%

84%
64%
91%

62%
35%
48%

(492)

(163)

(70)

(200)

(221)

(261)

Gender
Principled
Qualified
Honest
Totals

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

71%
48%
67%

77%
61%
75%

68%
39%
62%

70%
51%
91%

61%
56%
63%

79%
42%
59%

67%
44%
64%

92%
60%
85%

(492)

(182)

(310)

(86)

(148)

(212)

(413)

(60)

(46)

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Georgia Likely Democratic Voters

16. Democratic Vote Reasons


When you vote in the Georgia primary, you will be most satisfied about having a chance to...
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Support an historic candidacy
Shake up politics-as-usual
Get progressive things done
Give the Democrats a good chance to
win in November
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

10%
7%
31%

8%
2%
32%

15%
2%
32%

9%
12%
34%

5%
10%
34%

14%
4%
28%

52%

58%

50%

45%

51%

55%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(490)

(163)

(70)

(199)

(219)

(261)

Gender
Support an historic candidacy
Shake up politics-as-usual
Get progressive things done
Give the Democrats a good chance to
win in November
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

10%
7%
31%

4%
8%
48%

14%
5%
21%

9%
8%
50%

13%
3%
27%

10%
7%
27%

9%
3%
32%

23%
31%
17%

52%

40%

60%

33%

57%

56%

56%

29%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(308)

(86)

(148)

(211)

100%

(490)

(411)

(60)

(44)

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Georgia Likely Democratic Voters

17. Next President Policies


Should the next president...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Continue Obama policies
More progressive policies
Less progressive policies
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

47%
47%
6%

35%
65%
0%

64%
36%
0%

51%
42%
7%

22%
72%
6%

69%
27%
4%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(485)

(163)

(70)

(194)

(218)

(257)

Gender
Continue Obama policies
More progressive policies
Less progressive policies
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

47%
47%
6%

35%
61%
4%

55%
38%
7%

35%
61%
4%

51%
37%
11%

47%
50%
3%

54%
41%
5%

18%
77%
5%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(178)

(307)

(86)

(146)

(208)

100%

(485)

(409)

(56)

(45)

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18. Democratic Party Representation


These days, do you feel the Democratic party represents you...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Very well
Somewhat well
Not too well
Not well, but more than the
Republicans
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

21%
55%
7%

32%
41%
5%

24%
60%
5%

7%
70%
10%

15%
48%
10%

26%
63%
5%

16%

22%

12%

13%

27%

6%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(492)

(163)

(70)

(200)

(221)

(261)

Gender
Very well
Somewhat well
Not too well
Not well, but more than the
Republicans
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

21%
55%
7%

20%
52%
12%

22%
57%
4%

5%
73%
0%

22%
55%
7%

27%
48%
11%

25%
59%
4%

0%
29%
23%

16%

16%

16%

22%

17%

14%

13%

47%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(182)

(310)

(86)

(148)

(211)

100%

(492)

(413)

(60)

(46)

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Georgia Likely Democratic Voters

19. Enthusiasm for Other Candidate


If [First Choice Candidate Name] doesnt get the nomination, how will you feel about voting for [Other Candidate Name] in November?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Very enthusiastic
Somewhat enthusiastic
Not enthusiastic, but probably will vote
for them
Probably wont vote for them
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Black

16%
27%

28%
31%

8%
14%

12%
25%

21%
30%

11%
25%

42%
15%

34%
7%

65%
13%

45%
18%

35%
14%

50%
14%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(470)

(163)

(68)

(182)

(218)

(242)

Gender
Very enthusiastic
Somewhat enthusiastic
Not enthusiastic, but probably will vote
for them
Probably wont vote for them
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

16%
27%

13%
30%

17%
24%

18%
11%

18%
30%

15%
31%

17%
28%

3%
24%

42%
15%

41%
15%

43%
15%

64%
6%

29%
24%

42%
13%

43%
13%

48%
25%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(180)

(290)

(72)

(146)

(207)

100%

(470)

(395)

(57)

(44)

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