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Overall Survey Results:


How Should We Resolve the Democratic Primaries


1At this point, neither Democratic candidate can win enough pledged delegates to secure the nomination. Superdelegates will ultimately have to decide. What would you have them do?
 
Answer
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Number of
Responses
Response
Ratio
Declare now. Obama and Clinton are losing ground to McCain.
   
55 35.4%
Wait until the last primary in early June, then declare.
   
48 30.9%
Let the August convention decide.
   
32 20.6%
Other
   
17 10.9%
No Responses
   
31.9%
 Totals155100%

2After this primary is over, should Democrats continue to use superdelegates?
 
Answer
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Number of
Responses
Response
Ratio
Yes
   
45 29.0%
No
   
74 47.7%
Other
   
28 18.0%
No Responses
   
85.1%
 Totals155100%

3Which would be the best way to select the Democratic Party's presidential nominee.
 
Answer
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Number of
Responses
Response
Ratio
The candidate with the most popular votes
   
62 40.0%
The candidate with the most pledged delegates
   
33 21.2%
The candidate who has won the most states
   
1 <1%
The candidate who has won the most large states
   
2 1.2%
The candidate with the most combined pledged and super delegates
   
35 22.5%
Other
   
18 11.6%
No Responses
   
42.5%
 Totals155100%

4If Hillary Clinton becomes the Democratic Party's presidential nominee, which of the following most closely describes the action you will take in November?
 
Answer
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Number of
Responses
Response
Ratio
Will vote for Clinton
   
75 48.3%
Will support Clinton's election, but primarily focus on other races
   
36 23.2%
Will not vote for a presidential candidate
   
9 5.8%
Will vote for John McCain
   
1 <1%
Will join a third party
   
11 7.0%
Other
   
19 12.2%
No Responses
   
42.5%
 Totals155100%

5If Barack Obama becomes the Democratic Party's presidential nominee, which of the following most closely describes the action you will take in November?
 
Answer
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Number of
Responses
Response
Ratio
Will vote for Obama
   
123 79.3%
Will support Obama's election, but primarily focus on other races
   
10 6.4%
Will not vote for a presidential candidate
   
3 1.9%
Will vote for John McCain
   
2 1.2%
Will join a third party
   
5 3.2%
Other
   
8 5.1%
No Responses
   
42.5%
 Totals155100%

6What will America look like after eight years of a Hillary Clinton presidency?
 
 Number of
Responses
  126
7What will America look like after eight years of a Barack Obama presidency?
 
 Number of
Responses
  122
8What will America look like after eight years of a John McCain presidency?
 
 Number of
Responses
  127
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