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WA Rep Primary-President
Voter News Service Exit Poll            State:   Washington
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 70,221 63 14 BCHN = Patrick Buchanan 23,170 21 4 KEYS = Alan Keyes 5,027 5 0 Back to top
Results Recorded for 616 Respondents ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Exit Poll Question All < Vertical Pcts > < Horizontal Pcts > and Answer(s) Pct BCHN DOLE KEYS BCHN DOLE KEYS ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Vote by Gender Men 55 58 53 0 22 61 5 Women 45 42 47 0 20 66 4 Back to top
Vote By Age 18-29 7 8 7 0 0 0 0 30-44 32 33 30 0 22 61 8 45-59 29 38 27 0 28 59 6 60 or Over 32 21 36 0 14 71 1 Vote By Age 18-64 78 87 76 0 24 62 6 Over 64 22 13 24 0 13 69 1 Back to top
Vote By Income Under $15,000 7 8 3 0 0 0 0 $15-30,000 15 16 16 0 22 68 6 $30-50,000 37 40 38 0 23 65 4 $50-75,000 23 21 25 0 20 69 3 $75-100,000 10 12 8 0 0 0 0 Over $100,000 9 4 9 0 0 0 0 Back to top
Vote By Education No H.S. Degree 5 3 4 0 0 0 0 High School Graduate 13 15 14 0 0 0 0 Some College 34 45 34 0 29 62 3 College Graduate 32 28 33 0 19 64 5 Post-Graduate Degree 17 8 16 0 11 61 10 Vote By Education No College Degree 51 63 51 0 27 63 3 College Graduate 49 37 49 0 17 63 6 Back to top
Vote By Religion Protestant 54 47 53 0 19 63 4 Catholic 15 12 18 0 17 72 5 Other Christian 18 27 16 0 33 55 7 Jewish 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 Other 4 7 4 0 0 0 0 None 7 8 7 0 0 0 0 Back to top
Political Ideology Very Liberal 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 Somewhat Liberal 5 3 7 0 0 0 0 Moderate 23 19 25 0 18 68 2 Somewhat Conserv. 42 43 38 0 22 58 4 Very Conservative 27 34 27 0 27 63 7 Back to top
Party Identification Democrat 4 7 1 0 0 0 0 Republican 77 72 84 0 20 68 5 Independent 18 22 15 0 26 51 5 Back to top
1992 Presidential Vote Clinton 8 7 6 0 0 0 0 Bush 68 66 73 0 21 68 6 Perot 19 22 16 0 25 54 2 Other 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 Did Not Vote 3 1 4 0 0 0 0 Back to top
Satisfied with Candidates? Yes 47 50 53 0 22 71 5 No 49 45 44 0 19 57 4 Back to top
Member of Religious Right Yes 32 51 26 0 35 51 10 No 64 41 72 0 14 71 2 Back to top
Abortion Ban in GOP Platform Favor 40 67 34 0 35 53 9 Oppose 54 30 61 0 12 72 1 Back to top
Dole Should Pick V.P. Who... Supports Abortion 20 14 25 0 15 78 1 Opposes Abortion 37 64 29 0 38 50 9 No Difference 37 18 40 0 11 68 3 Back to top
Can Dole Beat Clinton? Yes 69 59 79 0 19 72 5 No 24 34 15 0 32 39 3 Back to top
Presidential Vote in November Clinton (D) 7 5 5 0 0 0 0 Dole (R) 73 28 93 0 9 81 4 Buchanan (I) 18 61 1 0 74 4 7 Back to top
Does Dole Have New Ideas? Yes 49 25 65 0 11 84 4 No 47 70 33 0 31 45 5 Back to top
Effect of Dole's Age Help Him 12 8 14 0 0 0 0 Hurt Him 24 27 20 0 24 55 4 No Difference 63 62 65 0 21 66 4 Back to top
Is Buchanan Too Extreme? Yes 49 11 63 0 5 82 2 No 47 87 32 0 39 44 8 Back to top
Trade With Other Countries Creates Jobs 63 52 69 0 18 69 3 Loses Jobs 28 33 23 0 26 53 6 No Effect 5 7 5 0 0 0 0 Back to top
Should U.S. Welcome Immigrants Yes 61 65 62 0 22 65 6 No 32 27 32 0 18 64 3 Back to top
Affirmative Action Programs Leave Them Alone 9 12 10 0 0 0 0 Make Some Changes 30 26 32 0 19 67 4 Eliminate Them 55 54 52 0 22 59 6 Back to top
Americans' Standard of Living Will Rise 43 27 50 0 13 75 5 Will Fall 50 71 41 0 30 53 4 Back to top
Trust Government in Washington Always 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 Most of the Time 20 6 26 0 6 84 5 Some of the Time 66 78 62 0 26 59 4 Never 10 13 7 0 0 0 0 Back to top
Which Issues Mattered Most? Immigration 5 8 4 0 0 0 0 Foreign Trade 3 5 2 0 0 0 0 Taxes 19 22 17 0 24 56 1 Education 6 5 4 0 0 0 0 Economy/Jobs 15 10 16 0 15 69 2 Budget Deficit 28 14 37 0 11 85 4 Abortion 10 22 5 0 0 0 0 Back to top
Which Quality Mattered Most? Vision for Future 11 4 7 0 0 0 0 Stand Up for Beliefs 22 49 13 0 48 39 10 Can Beat Clinton 13 3 20 0 5 94 0 Conservative Values 24 27 26 0 24 69 7 Not a Politician 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 Experience in D.C. 9 3 14 0 0 0 0 Not Too Extreme 7 2 10 0 0 0 0 Back to top


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