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KANSAS U.S.

SENATE
&
KANSAS GOVERNOR
BRUSHFIRE

2014 GENERAL ELECTION SURVEY







Survey conducted September 23, 2014. 625 likely General Election voters participated in the survey.
Survey weighted to match average demographics of the past four General Elections. Margin of Error is
+/-3.91% with a 95% level of confidence. Totals do not always equal 100% due to rounding.




Q: The candidates for Kansas Governor are Republican Sam Brownback, Democrat Paul Davis and
Libertarian Keen Umbehr. If the election were held today, for whom would you vote?

Figure 1. Total sample; base n = 625










Sam Brownback
44%
Paul Davis
46%
Keen Umbehr
5%
Undecided
5%
Sam Brownback Paul Davis Keen Umbehr Undecided




Q: The candidates for United States Senate are Republican Pat Roberts, Independent Greg Orman and
Libertarian Randall Batson. If the election were held today, for whom would you vote?

Figure 2. Total sample; base n = 625









Pat Roberts
42%
Greg Orman
50%
Randall Batson
3%
Undecided
5%
Pat Roberts Greg Orman Randall Batson Undecided




Q: What is your opinion of Sam Brownback?

Figure 3. Total sample; base n = 625









Favorable
36%
Unfavorable
51%
No Opinion
13%
Favorable Unfavorable No Opinion




Q: What is your opinion of Paul Davis?

Figure 4. Total sample; base n = 625









Favorable
38%
Unfavorable
30%
No Opinion
32%
Favorable Unfavorable No Opinion




Q: What is your opinion of Pat Roberts?

Figure 5. Total sample; base n = 625









Favorable
34%
Unfavorable
49%
No Opinion
17%
Favorable Unfavorable No Opinion




Q: What is your opinion of Greg Orman?

Figure 6. Total sample; base n = 625









Favorable
42%
Unfavorable
28%
No Opinion
30%
Favorable Unfavorable No Opinion




Q: Which political party would you prefer have control of the United States Senate?

Figure 7. Total sample; base n = 625









55%
33%
12%
0%
10%
20%
30%
40%
50%
60%
Republican Control Democrat Control No Preference
%




Q: In your opinion, which political party do you believe Greg Orman’s views most reflect?

Figure 8. Total sample; base n = 625









5%
37%
58%
0%
10%
20%
30%
40%
50%
60%
70%
He's a Republican He's a Democrat He's an Independent
%




GOVERNOR BALLOT CROSSTABS
Governor Ballot by DMA
Column %
Joplin-Pittsburg, MO-
KS
Kansas City, MO-
KS
Topeka,
KS
Wichita,
KS
Sam Brownback 64% 45% 40% 42%
Paul Davis 32% 47% 54% 46%
Keen Umbehr 0% 5% 4% 5%
Undecided 5% 4% 2% 6%

Governor Ballot by PARTY
Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan
Sam Brownback 67% 5% 21%
Paul Davis 21% 91% 64%
Keen Umbehr 5% 2% 8%
Undecided 6% 3% 6%

Governor Ballot by GENDER
Column % Female Male
Sam Brownback 44% 43%
Paul Davis 45% 48%
Keen Umbehr 5% 4%
Undecided 6% 4%

Governor Ballot by AGE
Column % 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-69 70+
Sam Brownback 50% 36% 44% 40% 52%
Paul Davis 46% 41% 51% 49% 40%
Keen Umbehr 4% 14% 3% 5% 3%
Undecided 0% 9% 3% 6% 5%





U.S. SENATE BALLOT CROSSTABS
SENATE BALLOT by DMA
Column %
Joplin-Pittsburg, MO-
KS
Kansas City, MO-
KS
Topeka,
KS
Wichita,
KS
Pat Roberts 62% 38% 39% 43%
Greg Orman 31% 55% 58% 48%
Randall Batson 5% 2% 2% 5%
Undecided 2% 5% 1% 5%

SENATE BALLOT by PARTY
Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan
Pat Roberts 63% 5% 23%
Greg Orman 29% 89% 66%
Randall Batson 2% 2% 7%
Undecided 6% 4% 4%

SENATE BALLOT by GENDER
Column % Female Male
Pat Roberts 44% 39%
Greg Orman 48% 53%
Randall Batson 3% 3%
Undecided 5% 5%

SENATE BALLOT by AGE
Column % 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-69 70+
Pat Roberts 46% 32% 35% 38% 53%
Greg Orman 38% 52% 55% 54% 42%
Randall Batson 7% 7% 3% 3% 2%
Undecided 9% 9% 7% 4% 4%





SENATE CONTROL PREFERENCE CROSSTABS
SENATE BALLOT by Senate Control
Column % Republican Control Democrat Control No Preference
Pat Roberts 72% 3% 11%
Greg Orman 19% 93% 75%
Randall Batson 3% 1% 8%
Undecided 6% 3% 6%

Roberts Opinion by Senate Control
Column % Republican Control Democrat Control No Preference
Favorable 56% 4% 10%
Unfavorable 24% 84% 66%
No Opinion 19% 12% 24%

Orman Opinion by Senate Control
Column % Republican Control Democrat Control No Preference
Favorable 16% 78% 62%
Unfavorable 47% 4% 10%
No Opinion 37% 19% 28%

Orman Ideology by Senate Control
Column % Republican Control Democrat Control No Preference
He's a Republican 5% 4% 6%
He's a Democrat 54% 18% 11%
He's an Independent 41% 78% 83%