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CA Rep Primary-President
Voter News Service Exit Poll            State:   California
For Election Occurring 03/26/96         Contest: Rep Primary-President
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Candidates (*/+ indicates VNS/CNN winner) Votes V% Del *DOLE = Robert Dole 1,477,141 66 165 BCHN = Patrick Buchanan 415,103 18 0 KEYS = Alan Keyes 84,819 4 0 Back to top
Results Recorded for 1,783 Respondents ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Exit Poll Question All < Vertical Pcts > < Horizontal Pcts > and Answer(s) Pct BCHN DOLE KEYS BCHN DOLE KEYS ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Vote by Gender Men 52 53 51 46 19 65 4 Women 48 47 49 54 18 67 4 Back to top
Vote By Age 18-29 9 11 9 8 21 64 4 30-44 30 33 28 33 20 62 5 45-59 26 26 25 26 18 63 3 60 or Over 35 31 38 32 16 72 3 Vote By Age 18-64 74 80 70 77 20 62 4 Over 64 26 20 30 23 14 75 3 Back to top
Vote By Income Under $15,000 6 8 5 8 27 63 5 $15-30,000 12 13 13 10 19 69 3 $30-50,000 30 32 29 35 20 66 4 $50-75,000 26 26 27 26 18 68 4 $75-100,000 12 8 12 13 11 62 4 Over $100,000 13 13 13 8 17 64 2 Back to top
Vote By Education No H.S. Degree 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 High School Graduate 14 16 15 11 21 70 2 Some College 34 38 34 25 21 67 3 College Graduate 30 32 29 31 19 62 4 Post-Graduate Degree 20 12 20 32 11 66 6 Vote By Education No College Degree 50 56 51 37 21 68 3 College Graduate 50 44 49 63 16 64 5 Back to top
Vote By Religion Protestant 42 40 45 45 17 70 4 Catholic 26 26 26 28 18 65 4 Other Christian 20 27 18 17 25 60 4 Jewish 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 Other 4 3 4 5 0 0 0 None 8 4 7 6 10 59 3 Back to top
Political Ideology Very Liberal 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 Somewhat Liberal 8 9 7 5 21 60 3 Moderate 35 23 36 27 12 68 2 Somewhat Conserv. 37 35 39 41 17 70 4 Very Conservative 19 33 17 25 32 58 6 Back to top
Party Identification Democrat 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 Republican 81 78 86 82 18 70 4 Independent 17 19 12 18 21 48 4 Back to top
1992 Presidential Vote Clinton 12 10 11 15 15 58 3 Bush 67 58 75 62 16 73 4 Perot 15 23 10 18 28 46 5 Other 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 Did Not Vote 4 7 4 0 0 0 0 Back to top
Satisfied with Candidates? Yes 43 36 50 37 15 76 4 No 54 59 47 58 20 58 4 Back to top
Member of Religious Right Yes 26 44 23 41 31 59 7 No 70 51 72 56 14 68 3 Back to top
Abortion Ban in GOP Platform Favor 30 51 26 48 32 56 7 Oppose 66 46 71 46 13 70 2 Back to top
Dole Should Pick V.P. Who... Supports Abortion 31 23 32 13 14 68 1 Opposes Abortion 28 47 23 55 31 55 8 No Difference 37 26 40 29 13 72 2 Back to top
Who Should Dole Pick for V.P.? Lungren 13 18 12 23 26 60 7 Powell 56 32 62 45 11 73 3 Wilson 18 27 16 11 28 59 2 Back to top
Can Dole Beat Clinton? Yes 58 46 68 45 15 77 3 No 35 47 24 45 25 45 5 Back to top
Presidential Vote in November Clinton (D) 14 9 9 12 12 42 2 Dole (R) 69 25 86 69 7 82 4 Buchanan (I) 13 61 2 10 85 9 4 Back to top
Does Dole Have New Ideas? Yes 44 22 57 33 9 85 3 No 52 74 39 64 26 49 5 Back to top
Effect of Dole's Age Help Him 8 9 8 2 20 71 1 Hurt Him 30 35 25 41 22 55 5 No Difference 61 53 66 55 16 71 4 Back to top
Is Buchanan Too Extreme? Yes 58 11 69 47 3 79 3 No 37 86 25 50 43 45 5 Back to top
Trade With Other Countries Creates Jobs 45 26 48 46 11 70 4 Loses Jobs 38 59 35 26 29 60 3 No Effect 12 11 12 20 18 66 6 Back to top
Should U.S. Welcome Immigrants Yes 52 41 52 62 15 67 5 No 42 51 42 29 23 66 2 Back to top
Affirmative Action Programs Leave Them Alone 12 8 14 9 12 74 2 Make Some Changes 29 27 29 19 17 66 3 Eliminate Them 55 63 53 70 21 64 5 Back to top
Americans' Standard of Living Will Rise 47 28 53 47 11 74 4 Will Fall 48 67 42 49 26 58 4 Back to top
Trust Government in Washington Always 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 Most of the Time 18 9 22 3 9 82 1 Some of the Time 71 76 67 90 20 62 5 Never 8 13 7 7 29 54 4 Back to top
Which Issues Mattered Most? Immigration 16 28 15 4 33 62 1 Foreign Trade 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 Taxes 18 13 18 11 14 66 3 Education 8 4 9 4 10 69 3 Economy/Jobs 20 13 21 27 12 69 4 Budget Deficit 18 12 21 11 13 79 3 Abortion 7 19 4 24 47 33 15 Back to top
Which Quality Mattered Most? Vision for Future 9 11 7 16 21 51 5 Stand Up for Beliefs 21 41 14 41 37 46 8 Can Beat Clinton 14 5 20 1 7 92 0 Conservative Values 20 30 18 28 28 60 5 Not a Politician 3 3 1 6 0 0 0 Experience in D.C. 17 2 25 0 2 96 0 Not Too Extreme 8 3 9 6 7 69 2 Back to top


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