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Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

1031 Likely Voters⇤
October 20-21, 2016

±4.4%

1. Which is the best description of the third and final Presidential debate?
Exciting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%
Informative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30%
Boring . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9%
Depressing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43%

2. How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential election in November?
Already voted early or by mail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%
Definitely will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .89%
Probably will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Maybe will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
Probably will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%
Definitely will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%
Don’t know . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

3. How did you vote? By voting early in person at an early voting place, or by sending back a
mail ballot?
Asked of respondents who have already voted

Early in person . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21%
By mail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79%

4. When you vote, how do you think you will cast your ballot?
Asked of respondents who have not yet voted

In person on election day November 8th . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
In person at an early voting place before November 8th . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59%
By mail ballot/absentee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

1050 registered voters total were interviewed. 1031 likely voters are included.

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5. Have you gotten the ballot but not yet returned it, or have you not received it yet?
Asked of respondents intending to cast a ballot by mail

Have not yet returned it . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
Have not yet received it . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83%

6. How motivated do you feel to vote this year?
Asked of respondents who have not already voted

Very motivated, can’t wait to vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .68%
Somewhat motivated . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Not too motivated . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6%
Not motivated, but I’ll do it anyway . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%

7. If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were Hillary
Clinton, the Democrat, and Donald Trump, the Republican, who would you vote for?
Voters selecting someone else in the initial question were given a choice of a selection of third party candidates

Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .43%
Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46%
Gary Johnson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Jill Stein . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
Someone else . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Probably won’t vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

8. Which best describes your support for [Candidate Choice] right now?
Asked of respondents voting for Clinton or Trump, excluding early voters

Very strong – I’ve decided . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81%
Strong – I probably won’t change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%
Somewhat strong – I might still change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Not too strong – I’ll probably change at some point . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

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9. Which best describes how you came to that decision?
I’ve been for [Candidate Choice] for a while . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56%
I was unsure for a while, but lately I’ve seen more that I like of [Candidate
Choice] . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10%
If I have to settle for one of them, [Candidate Choice] is better than [Other
Candidate] . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34%

10. Which best describes you:
I do not vote every year, but this year I want to because of Donald Trump 10%
I do not vote every year, but this year I want to because of Hillary Clinton
7%
I usually vote no matter who the candidates are . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82%

11. After the third and final Presidential debate, did you come away feeling...

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump

More positive
30%
28%

Unchanged
33%
32%

More negative
37%
39%

12. We’re interested in how people are talking about this election. Has anyone close to you like
a good friend, family member or spouse tried to get you to change your mind about [Candidate
Choice]?
Asked of respondents supporting a candidate

Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26%
No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 74%

13. Who was that? (Check all that apply.)

Asked of respondents who have had someone try to change their mind about their vote

Spouse . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%
Friend . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61%
Other family . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45%

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14. Who are most of your friends and family voting for?
Mostly Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
Mostly Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%
Even split . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10%
I don’t know, we don’t talk about it . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%

15. Which best describes how you feel:
Hillary Clinton’s emails are just the tip of the iceberg, there are still more
troubling things to come . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .59%
We already know everything about Hillary Clinton’s past that there is to know
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%

16. Which best describes how you feel:
Donald Trump’s accusers are just the tip of the iceberg, there are still more
troubling things to come . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .54%
We already know everything about Donald Trumps past that there is to know
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46%

17. Even though you aren’t voting for him now, would any of these be reasons to consider
voting for Donald Trump?
Asked of Clinton supporters who have not already voted

Shaking up the
political system
Having a
businessman in the
White House
Ending political
correctness

Yes

No

17%

83%

9%

91%

6%

94%

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18. Even though you aren’t voting for her now, would any of these be reasons to consider
voting for Hillary Clinton?
Asked of Trump supporters who have not already voted

Having a woman
become President
Having someone
experienced in the
White House
Making a safe choice

Yes

No

4%

96%

9%
4%

91%
96%

19. In his campaign now, do you feel Donald Trump is trying to...

Respect democracy
Really win the
election
Talk about the issues
you care about
Talk about the things
he cares about

Yes
45%

No
55%

62%

38%

48%

52%

67%

33%

20. In her campaign now, do you feel Hillary Clinton is trying to...

Respect democracy
Reach out to Bernie
Sanders backers
Talk about the issues
you care about
Talk about the things
she cares about

Yes
51%

No
49%

70%

30%

48%

52%

74%

26%

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21. How does Donald Trump’s campaign for President make you feel ...? Check all that apply.
Excited . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
Angry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
Scared . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%
Proud . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15%
Disappointed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%
None of these . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%

22. How does Hillary Clinton’s campaign for President make you feel ...? Check all that apply.
Excited . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
Angry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38%
Scared . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
Proud . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .21%
Disappointed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
None of these . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%

23. Do you think Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton should pledge to accept the result of the
election?
Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57%
No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20%

24. In general, how widespread do you think voter fraud is in U.S. elections? Do you think this
happens a lot, sometimes, not much, or not at all?
A lot . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34%
Sometimes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%
Not much . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%
Not at all . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%

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25. If there was no voter fraud this year, who do you think would probably win in November?
Asked of respondents who think voter fraud happens ’A lot’ or ’Sometimes’

Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72%
Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28%

26. When Donald Trump says he may not accept the results of the election is he:
Acting within his rights as a candidate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
Undermining a U.S. tradition . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34%
Both . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
Neither . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%

27. When Hillary Clinton was Secretary of State do you feel she:
Acted to further U.S. interests . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%
Acted to further her own interests . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50%
Both . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%
Neither . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5%

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28. Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?

Is prepared to be
Commander in Chief
Is honest and
trustworthy
Would act with
integrity as President
Understands regular
people
Respects women
Could fix the
economy
Has good
temperament and
judgment
Is a risky choice
Explained his past
comments about
women

Describes

Does not describe

40%

60%

39%

61%

45%

55%

42%
35%

58%
65%

50%

50%

32%
65%

68%
35%

46%

54%

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29. Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?

Is prepared to be
Commander in Chief
Is honest and
trustworthy
Would act with
integrity as President
Understands regular
people
Respects women
Could fix the
economy
Has good
temperament and
judgment
Is a risky choice
Explained her past
comments in emails

Describes

Does not describe

51%

49%

30%

70%

44%

56%

39%
58%

61%
42%

38%

62%

48%
60%

52%
40%

33%

67%

30. Are you glad the Republican party nominated Donald Trump?
Yes, no matter what happens in November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%
No, they should have nominated someone else . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62%
It depends - if he wins in November or not . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%

31. Are you glad the Democratic party nominated Hillary Clinton?
Yes, no matter what happens in November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%
No, they should have nominated someone else . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61%
It depends - if she wins in November or not . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6%

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32. Which comes closest to your view about illegal immigrants who are living in the US?
They should be allowed to stay in the US and eventually apply for citizenship.
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46%
They should be allowed to stay in the US legally, but not be allowed to apply for
citizenship. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%
They should be required to leave the US. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39%

33. Do you think a wall along the U.S. Mexico border is...
A good idea that can probably be completed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
A good idea that should be tried, even if it can’t be completed . . . . . . . . . . . 20%
A bad idea . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44%

34. Generally, do you think immigrants coming to the United States make American society
better or worse in the long run?
Better in the long run . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44%
Worse in the long run . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
Don’t have much of an effect one way or the other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21%

35. In general, how would you describe your own political viewpoint?
Very liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%
Somewhat liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Moderate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%
Somewhat conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22%
Very conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

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36. Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a...?
Strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Not very strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Lean Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%
Independent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9%
Lean Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12%
Not very strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%
Strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

37. How do you feel about the Tea Party movement?
Support . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .29%
Oppose . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
Neutral . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%

38. Would you describe yourself as a born-again or evangelical Christian?
Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42%
No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

39. Are you male or female?
Male . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48%
Female . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52%

40. In what year were you born? [Age recoded from birth year]
18-29 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%
30-44 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31%
45-64 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38%
65+ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%

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41. What racial or ethnic group best describes you?
White . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58%
Black . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Hispanic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%

42. What is the highest level of education you have completed?
HS or less . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21%
Some college . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30%
College grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%
Post grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%

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1. Last Presidential Debate
Which is the best description of the third and final Presidential debate?
Gender
Exciting
Informative
Boring
Depressing
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

18%
30%
9%
43%

19%
26%
11%
44%

16%
34%
7%
43%

19%
23%
6%
51%

20%
28%
8%
44%

19%
30%
10%
41%

10%
37%
14%
39%

18%
25%
8%
49%

18%
44%
11%
26%

20%
30%
9%
41%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,019)

(488)

(531)

(155)

(310)

(395)

(159)

(591)

(147)

(232)

Party ID
Exciting
Informative
Boring
Depressing
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

18%
30%
9%
43%

18%
34%
9%
39%

13%
29%
9%
49%

21%
26%
8%
45%

17%
34%
5%
43%

11%
26%
12%
51%

22%
30%
10%
38%

22%
27%
7%
44%

16%
31%
10%
43%

23%
36%
9%
32%

16%
27%
10%
47%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,019)

(353)

(274)

(371)

(263)

(300)

(456)

(267)

(752)

(292)

(721)

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2. Likelihood of Voting
How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential election in November?
Gender
Already voted early or by mail
Definitely will vote
Probably will vote
Maybe will vote
Probably will not vote
Definitely will not vote
Don’t know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

4%
89%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

3%
92%
3%
1%
0%
0%
0%

5%
87%
7%
2%
0%
0%
0%

3%
85%
8%
3%
0%
0%
0%

2%
89%
7%
2%
0%
0%
0%

3%
93%
3%
1%
0%
0%
0%

11%
85%
4%
0%
0%
0%
0%

3%
90%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

10%
85%
3%
2%
0%
0%
0%

3%
93%
3%
1%
0%
0%
0%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,031)

(493)

(538)

(159)

(316)

(397)

(160)

(602)

(148)

(233)

Party ID
Already voted early or by mail
Definitely will vote
Probably will vote
Maybe will vote
Probably will not vote
Definitely will not vote
Don’t know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

4%
89%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

6%
89%
3%
1%
0%
0%
0%

4%
84%
9%
2%
0%
0%
0%

2%
94%
3%
1%
0%
0%
0%

5%
90%
2%
2%
0%
0%
0%

5%
82%
11%
1%
0%
0%
0%

3%
93%
3%
1%
0%
0%
0%

3%
92%
3%
1%
0%
0%
0%

4%
88%
6%
2%
0%
0%
0%

3%
96%
1%
0%
0%
0%
0%

4%
86%
7%
2%
0%
0%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,031)

(354)

(280)

(375)

(264)

(304)

(463)

(271)

(760)

(293)

(732)

3. Vote Method
How did you vote? By voting early in person at an early voting place, or by sending back a mail ballot?
Asked of respondents who have already voted

Fewer than 50 persons reported having already voted.

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4. Intended Vote Method
When you vote, how do you think you will cast your ballot?
Asked of respondents who have not yet voted

Gender
In person on election day November
8th
In person at an early voting place
before November 8th
By mail ballot/absentee
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

37%

30%

44%

46%

44%

33%

23%

39%

34%

31%

59%
4%

66%
4%

52%
4%

47%
7%

53%
2%

64%
3%

69%
8%

59%
3%

62%
4%

60%
9%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(989)

(476)

(513)

(153)

(308)

(386)

(141)

(584)

(133)

(226)

Party ID
In person on election day November
8th
In person at an early voting place
before November 8th
By mail ballot/absentee
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(46)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

37%

30%

35%

45%

29%

43%

38%

40%

36%

35%

39%

59%
4%

67%
4%

59%
5%

52%
3%

69%
2%

51%
6%

58%
4%

58%
2%

59%
5%

61%
4%

57%
4%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(989)

(333)

(268)

(367)

(250)

(289)

(450)

(262)

(728)

(285)

(699)

5. Mail Ballots
Have you gotten the ballot but not yet returned it, or have you not received it yet?
Asked of respondents intending to cast a ballot by mail

Fewer than 50 respondents reported intending to vote by mail.

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6. Motivated to Vote
How motivated do you feel to vote this year?
Asked of respondents who have not already voted

Gender
Very motivated, can’t wait to vote
Somewhat motivated
Not too motivated
Not motivated, but I’ll do it anyway
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

68%
13%
6%
13%

67%
13%
6%
14%

69%
13%
6%
12%

58%
21%
9%
12%

67%
13%
4%
15%

71%
12%
5%
12%

75%
5%
10%
9%

70%
12%
5%
14%

68%
12%
7%
13%

68%
17%
7%
8%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(990)

(476)

(514)

(153)

(308)

(386)

(141)

(585)

(133)

(226)

Party ID
Very motivated, can’t wait to vote
Somewhat motivated
Not too motivated
Not motivated, but I’ll do it anyway
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(46)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

68%
13%
6%
13%

68%
16%
6%
10%

65%
13%
10%
13%

71%
11%
3%
15%

74%
11%
6%
9%

58%
18%
10%
14%

71%
11%
4%
14%

71%
13%
4%
12%

67%
13%
7%
13%

78%
8%
3%
11%

65%
14%
8%
13%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(990)

(333)

(267)

(368)

(250)

(289)

(450)

(262)

(728)

(285)

(699)

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7. Presidential Vote 2016
If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were Hillary Clinton, the Democrat, and Donald Trump, the Republican, who would you
vote for?
Voters selecting someone else in the initial question were given a choice of a selection of third party candidates

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump
Gary Johnson
Jill Stein
Someone else
Not sure
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

43%
46%
5%
1%
2%
3%
0%

40%
46%
8%
1%
3%
3%
0%

45%
46%
2%
0%
2%
4%
0%

48%
27%
17%
1%
6%
1%
0%

47%
39%
6%
1%
3%
5%
0%

40%
54%
1%
1%
1%
3%
0%

36%
58%
0%
0%
4%
2%
0%

26%
63%
6%
1%
3%
2%
0%

84%
6%
0%
0%
4%
5%
0%

61%
31%
5%
1%
0%
1%
0%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,031)

(493)

(538)

(159)

(316)

(397)

(160)

(602)

(148)

(233)

Party ID
Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump
Gary Johnson
Jill Stein
Someone else
Not sure
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

43%
46%
5%
1%
2%
3%
0%

93%
4%
1%
0%
1%
1%
0%

29%
48%
10%
2%
4%
7%
0%

7%
84%
5%
0%
2%
2%
0%

92%
2%
2%
1%
2%
0%
0%

49%
31%
9%
0%
2%
7%
0%

10%
80%
4%
0%
3%
2%
0%

6%
81%
5%
0%
5%
2%
0%

56%
33%
5%
1%
2%
4%
0%

10%
84%
3%
0%
1%
2%
0%

56%
30%
6%
1%
3%
4%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,031)

(354)

(280)

(375)

(264)

(304)

(463)

(271)

(760)

(293)

(732)

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8. Support for Candidate
Which best describes your support for [Candidate Choice] right now?
Asked of respondents voting for Clinton or Trump, excluding early voters

Gender
Very strong – I’ve decided
Strong – I probably won’t change
Somewhat strong – I might still
change
Not too strong – I’ll probably change
at some point
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

81%
15%

81%
13%

81%
16%

77%
19%

77%
15%

85%
13%

81%
13%

83%
14%

82%
17%

74%
14%


3%

3%

3%

2%

5%

1%

6%

2%

1%

7%

1%

3%

0%

2%

3%

1%

0%

1%

0%

5%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(873)

(407)

(466)

(115)

(264)

(363)

(132)

(518)

(119)

(208)

Party ID
Very strong – I’ve decided
Strong – I probably won’t change
Somewhat strong – I might still
change
Not too strong – I’ll probably change
at some point
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(28)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

81%
15%

78%
14%

78%
19%

87%
11%

85%
8%

71%
23%

83%
14%

85%
14%

79%
15%

87%
9%

78%
17%

3%

5%

1%

2%

4%

5%

2%

1%

4%

1%

4%

1%

3%

1%

0%

3%

1%

1%

0%

2%

2%

1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(873)

(319)

(204)

(335)

(237)

(231)

(406)

(228)

(645)

(266)

(602)

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9. Path to Candidate Choice
Which best describes how you came to that decision?
Gender
I’ve been for [Candidate Choice] for a
while
I was unsure for a while, but lately I’ve
seen more that I like of [Candidate
Choice]
If I have to settle for one of them,
[Candidate Choice] is better than
[Other Candidate]
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

56%

47%

63%

54%

54%

59%

52%

53%

68%

57%

10%

12%

9%

13%

10%

8%

13%

9%

6%

15%

34%

41%

28%

32%

37%

33%

35%

38%

26%

27%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(910)

(419)

(490)

(119)

(267)

(374)

(150)

(530)

(134)

(215)

Party ID
I’ve been for [Candidate Choice] for a
while
I was unsure for a while, but lately I’ve
seen more that I like of [Candidate
Choice]
If I have to settle for one of them,
[Candidate Choice] is better than
[Other Candidate]
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(31)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

56%

65%

42%

56%

67%

50%

52%

55%

56%

53%

57%

10%

10%

16%

8%

11%

8%

11%

8%

11%

10%

10%

34%

26%

42%

36%

22%

42%

37%

37%

33%

37%

32%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(910)

(340)

(211)

(343)

(250)

(240)

(419)

(237)

(672)

(274)

(630)

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10. Reason Voting this Year
Which best describes you:
Gender
I do not vote every year, but this year I
want to because of Donald Trump
I do not vote every year, but this year I
want to because of Hillary Clinton
I usually vote no matter who the
candidates are
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Male

10%

Age group

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

White

Black

7%

13%

16%

13%

10%

2%

10%

7%

6%

8%

15%

5%

5%

10%

82%

87%

78%

68%

82%

86%

100%

100%

100%

(1,018)

(482)

(535)

100%

100%

(151)

(316)

Party ID
Total
I do not vote every year, but this year I
want to because of Donald Trump
I do not vote every year, but this year I
want to because of Hillary Clinton
I usually vote no matter who the
candidates are
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Democrat

65+

Hispanic

Other

7%

13%

3%

6%

21%

88%

87%

86%

66%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(395)

(156)

(597)

(145)

(226)

Ideology

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

White Evangelical
Conservative

Yes

No

(49)
Tea Party

Yes

No

10%

8%

10%

14%

8%

17%

7%

9%

11%

5%

13%

7%

11%

7%

3%

10%

11%

3%

2%

9%

3%

9%

82%

81%

83%

83%

83%

72%

89%

88%

80%

93%

78%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,018)

(351)

(269)

(375)

(263)

(292)

(462)

(269)

(749)

(291)

(721)

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11. Feeling After Debate – Hillary Clinton
After the third and final Presidential debate, did you come away feeling...
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

More positive
Unchanged
More negative

30%
32%
38%

28%
32%
40%

31%
33%
36%

33%
42%
25%

31%
36%
33%

29%
29%
42%

26%
25%
49%

16%
32%
51%

60%
35%
5%

45%
30%
24%

Totals
(Weighted N)



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,016)

(489)

(527)

(159)

(313)

(392)

(152)

(589)

(148)

(230)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

More positive
Unchanged
More negative

30%
32%
38%

64%
33%
3%

17%
37%
45%

7%
29%
65%

63%
33%
4%

32%
43%
25%

9%
26%
66%

5%
30%
65%

38%
34%
28%

10%
16%
74%

38%
40%
23%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,016)

(354)

(275)

(364)

(264)

(302)

(450)

(260)

(755)

(286)

(724)

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12. Feeling After Debate – Donald Trump
After the third and final Presidential debate, did you come away feeling...
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

More positive
Unchanged
More negative

28%
32%
39%

29%
34%
37%

28%
31%
41%

17%
33%
50%

25%
34%
41%

33%
31%
36%

35%
31%
34%

37%
36%
27%

9%
18%
74%

20%
31%
49%

Totals
(Weighted N)



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,021)

(492)

(530)

(159)

(313)

(391)

(158)

(597)

(143)

(231)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

More positive
Unchanged
More negative

28%
32%
39%

5%
22%
74%

30%
33%
37%

50%
40%
11%

4%
18%
78%

15%
38%
47%

51%
37%
12%

47%
44%
9%

22%
28%
50%

59%
31%
11%

16%
33%
51%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,021)

(348)

(278)

(374)

(261)

(300)

(460)

(269)

(752)

(293)

(722)

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Texas

13. Friends and Family Discussions
We’re interested in how people are talking about this election. Has anyone close to you like a good friend, family member or spouse tried to get you to change your
mind about [Candidate Choice]?
Asked of respondents supporting a candidate

Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

26%
74%

30%
70%

23%
77%

36%
64%

32%
68%

23%
77%

14%
86%

26%
74%

14%
86%

36%
64%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(970)

(466)

(504)

(148)

(291)

(381)

(150)

(572)

(134)

(227)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(37)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

26%
74%

28%
72%

34%
66%

21%
79%

29%
71%

32%
68%

22%
78%

21%
79%

28%
72%

26%
74%

27%
73%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(970)

(346)

(248)

(361)

(258)

(274)

(439)

(251)

(719)

(285)

(680)

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14. Who Tried to Change Respondent’s Mind
Who was that? (Check all that apply.)

Asked of respondents who have had someone try to change their mind about their vote

Gender
Spouse
Friend
Other family
Totals

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

15%
61%
45%

13%
66%
44%

18%
55%
45%

6%
65%
55%

22%
56%
43%

16%
62%
42%

15%
55%
53%

(139)

(118)

(53)

(95)

(88)



9%
66%
38%

(257)





Party ID
Spouse
Friend
Other family
Totals

Race/Ethnicity

(21)

(146)

Ideology

(19)

(83)

White Evangelical

(9)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

15%
61%
45%

26%
61%
38%

6%
69%
49%

13%
51%
51%

15%
58%
46%

25%
73%
31%

7%
53%
56%

6%
50%
58%

18%
64%
41%

14%
53%
49%

16%
64%
43%

(257)

(97)

(84)

(74)

(74)

(87)

(97)

(53)

(204)

(75)

(182)

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15. Network Voting Patterns
Who are most of your friends and family voting for?
Gender
Mostly Clinton
Mostly Trump
Even split
I don’t know, we don’t talk about it
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

35%
41%
10%
14%

35%
45%
10%
10%

34%
38%
9%
19%

42%
28%
18%
12%

39%
33%
10%
18%

29%
49%
8%
14%

31%
52%
5%
12%

18%
59%
10%
13%

77%
4%
2%
17%

50%
21%
15%
14%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,028)

(490)

(538)

(156)

(316)

(397)

(160)

(602)

(148)

(233)

Party ID
Mostly Clinton
Mostly Trump
Even split
I don’t know, we don’t talk about it
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(46)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

35%
41%
10%
14%

73%
5%
11%
11%

23%
43%
12%
21%

7%
74%
7%
12%

72%
7%
11%
10%

38%
24%
13%
26%

11%
73%
7%
9%

7%
78%
7%
8%

45%
28%
11%
17%

11%
79%
5%
5%

44%
26%
12%
18%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,028)

(354)

(280)

(372)

(264)

(304)

(460)

(271)

(757)

(293)

(729)

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16. More Emails to Come
Which best describes how you feel:
Gender
Hillary Clinton’s emails are just the tip
of the iceberg, there are still more
troubling things to come
We already know everything about
Hillary Clinton’s past that there is to
know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

59%

62%

55%

55%

59%

58%

65%

73%

19%

47%

41%

38%

45%

45%

41%

42%

35%

27%

81%

53%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,024)

(488)

(536)

(159)

(311)

(396)

(158)

(601)

(146)

(233)

Party ID
Hillary Clinton’s emails are just the tip
of the iceberg, there are still more
troubling things to come
We already know everything about
Hillary Clinton’s past that there is to
know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

59%

18%

68%

89%

14%

54%

87%

88%

48%

91%

45%

41%

82%

32%

11%

86%

46%

13%

12%

52%

9%

55%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,024)

(352)

(275)

(375)

(263)

(299)

(462)

(270)

(754)

(293)

(725)

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Texas

17. More Accusers to Come
Which best describes how you feel:
Gender
Donald Trump’s accusers are just the
tip of the iceberg, there are still more
troubling things to come
We already know everything about
Donald Trumps past that there is to
know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

54%

55%

53%

73%

53%

49%

49%

44%

76%

64%

46%

45%

47%

27%

47%

51%

51%

56%

24%

36%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,023)

(487)

(536)

(159)

(311)

(395)

(158)

(600)

(147)

(232)

Party ID
Donald Trump’s accusers are just the
tip of the iceberg, there are still more
troubling things to come
We already know everything about
Donald Trumps past that there is to
know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

54%

83%

51%

28%

91%

65%

26%

29%

63%

20%

67%

46%

17%

49%

72%

9%

35%

74%

71%

37%

80%

33%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,023)

(352)

(275)

(374)

(263)

(298)

(462)

(269)

(754)

(293)

(725)

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18. Reasons to Consider Trump – Shaking up the political system
Even though you aren’t voting for him now, would any of these be reasons to consider voting for Donald Trump?
Asked of Clinton supporters who have not already voted

Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

17%
83%

22%
78%

12%
88%

10%
90%

26%
74%

14%
86%


14%
86%

14%
86%

20%
80%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(186)

(227)

(72)

(143)

(152)

100%

(413)

(150)

(110)

(136)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

(46)

Ideology

White Evangelical

(17)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

17%
83%

15%
85%

26%
74%


13%
87%

21%
79%



17%
83%


15%
85%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(230)

(137)

100%

(75)

100%

(307)

100%

(413)

(27)

(46)

(17)

(397)

(27)

(386)

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19. Reasons to Consider Trump – Having a businessman in the White House
Even though you aren’t voting for him now, would any of these be reasons to consider voting for Donald Trump?
Asked of Clinton supporters who have not already voted

Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

9%
91%

10%
90%

8%
92%

4%
96%

16%
84%

6%
94%


12%
88%

11%
89%

5%
95%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(185)

(225)

(72)

(143)

(149)

100%

(411)

(150)

(109)

(135)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

(46)

Ideology

White Evangelical

(17)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

9%
91%

7%
93%

14%
86%


3%
97%

16%
84%



8%
92%


8%
92%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(230)

(134)

100%

(75)

100%

(304)

100%

(411)

(27)

(46)

(17)

(394)

(27)

(384)

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20. Reasons to Consider Trump – Ending political correctness
Even though you aren’t voting for him now, would any of these be reasons to consider voting for Donald Trump?
Asked of Clinton supporters who have not already voted

Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

6%
94%

6%
94%

5%
95%

5%
95%

9%
91%

3%
97%


5%
95%

9%
91%

4%
96%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(185)

(224)

(72)

(142)

(148)

100%

(408)

(149)

(107)

(135)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

(46)

Ideology

White Evangelical

(17)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

6%
94%

5%
95%

6%
94%


4%
96%

8%
92%



6%
94%


4%
96%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(230)

(132)

100%

(73)

100%

(304)

100%

(408)

(27)

(46)

(17)

(392)

(27)

(381)

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21. Reasons to Consider Clinton – Having a woman become President
Even though you aren’t voting for her now, would any of these be reasons to consider voting for Hillary Clinton?
Asked of Trump supporters who have not already voted

Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

4%
96%

2%
98%

6%
94%


0%
100%

6%
94%

1%
99%

3%
97%


13%
87%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(239)

(121)

(211)

(84)

(367)

100%

(219)

100%

(459)

(43)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(9)

(72)

White Evangelical

(11)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

4%
96%


2%
98%

4%
96%


6%
94%

3%
97%

1%
99%

6%
94%

1%
99%

7%
93%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(307)

100%

(128)

(94)

(358)

(210)

(248)

(237)

(216)

100%
(459)

(13)

(7)

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22. Reasons to Consider Clinton – Having someone experienced in the White House
Even though you aren’t voting for her now, would any of these be reasons to consider voting for Hillary Clinton?
Asked of Trump supporters who have not already voted

Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

9%
91%

5%
95%

14%
86%


6%
94%

10%
90%

1%
99%

8%
92%


17%
83%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(239)

(121)

(211)

(84)

(367)

100%

(219)

100%

(458)

(43)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(9)

(72)

White Evangelical

(11)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

9%
91%


2%
98%

12%
88%


8%
92%

10%
90%

10%
90%

9%
91%

6%
94%

14%
86%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(307)

100%

(128)

(94)

(358)

(210)

(249)

(237)

(216)

100%
(458)

(13)

(7)

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23. Reasons to Consider Clinton – Making a safe choice
Even though you aren’t voting for her now, would any of these be reasons to consider voting for Hillary Clinton?
Asked of Trump supporters who have not already voted

Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

4%
96%

3%
97%

5%
95%


2%
98%

4%
96%

4%
96%

3%
97%


10%
90%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(238)

(121)

(209)

(84)

(365)

100%

(219)

100%

(457)

(43)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(9)

(72)

White Evangelical

(11)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

4%
96%


3%
97%

4%
96%


4%
96%

4%
96%

3%
97%

5%
95%

3%
97%

6%
94%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(305)

100%

(128)

(94)

(358)

(210)

(247)

(237)

(214)

100%
(457)

(13)

(5)

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24. Trump Campaign – Respect democracy
In his campaign now, do you feel Donald Trump is trying to...
Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

45%
55%

44%
56%

46%
54%

24%
76%

40%
60%

53%
47%

55%
45%

57%
43%

16%
84%

34%
66%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,014)

(480)

(533)

(153)

(309)

(393)

(158)

(591)

(146)

(232)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

45%
55%

10%
90%

51%
49%

75%
25%

8%
92%

31%
69%

75%
25%

74%
26%

35%
65%

85%
15%

29%
71%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,014)

(352)

(274)

(367)

(264)

(291)

(459)

(262)

(752)

(292)

(721)

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25. Trump Campaign – Really win the election
In his campaign now, do you feel Donald Trump is trying to...
Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

62%
38%

60%
40%

63%
37%

61%
39%

61%
39%

62%
38%

64%
36%

72%
28%

33%
67%

53%
47%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,021)

(487)

(534)

(159)

(311)

(392)

(159)

(599)

(146)

(233)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

62%
38%

34%
66%

65%
35%

86%
14%

32%
68%

56%
44%

82%
18%

83%
17%

54%
46%

87%
13%

51%
49%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,021)

(352)

(275)

(372)

(264)

(297)

(460)

(270)

(751)

(292)

(724)

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26. Trump Campaign – Talk about the issues you care about
In his campaign now, do you feel Donald Trump is trying to...
Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

48%
52%

46%
54%

50%
50%

33%
67%

47%
53%

52%
48%

56%
44%

59%
41%

18%
82%

39%
61%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,022)

(487)

(535)

(159)

(310)

(394)

(159)

(599)

(146)

(232)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

48%
52%

12%
88%

50%
50%

79%
21%

9%
91%

34%
66%

80%
20%

79%
21%

37%
63%

88%
12%

32%
68%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,022)

(352)

(274)

(374)

(264)

(297)

(461)

(270)

(752)

(293)

(723)

24

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27. Trump Campaign – Talk about the things he cares about
In his campaign now, do you feel Donald Trump is trying to...
Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

67%
33%

67%
33%

68%
32%

60%
40%

64%
36%

70%
30%

75%
25%

77%
23%

47%
53%

55%
45%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,023)

(487)

(536)

(159)

(311)

(395)

(158)

(599)

(148)

(233)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

67%
33%

44%
56%

71%
29%

88%
12%

48%
52%

59%
41%

84%
16%

84%
16%

61%
39%

89%
11%

58%
42%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,023)

(354)

(274)

(373)

(264)

(299)

(460)

(269)

(753)

(292)

(725)

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28. Clinton Campaign – Respect democracy
In her campaign now, do you feel Hillary Clinton is trying to...
Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

51%
49%

48%
52%

54%
46%

67%
33%

59%
41%

42%
58%

41%
59%

34%
66%

91%
9%

68%
32%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,009)

(475)

(534)

(153)

(306)

(392)

(157)

(587)

(146)

(232)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

51%
49%

94%
6%

41%
59%

18%
82%

95%
5%

62%
38%

19%
81%

16%
84%

63%
37%

15%
85%

65%
35%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,009)

(350)

(273)

(364)

(262)

(291)

(456)

(259)

(750)

(289)

(720)

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29. Clinton Campaign – Reach out to Bernie Sanders backers
In her campaign now, do you feel Hillary Clinton is trying to...
Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

70%
30%

64%
36%

75%
25%

70%
30%

66%
34%

69%
31%

77%
23%

64%
36%

82%
18%

75%
25%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,009)

(475)

(535)

(153)

(306)

(392)

(158)

(588)

(146)

(232)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

70%
30%

84%
16%

65%
35%

61%
39%

86%
14%

71%
29%

59%
41%

61%
39%

72%
28%

57%
43%

74%
26%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,009)

(350)

(273)

(364)

(262)

(291)

(456)

(259)

(750)

(289)

(720)

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30. Clinton Campaign – Talk about the issues you care about
In her campaign now, do you feel Hillary Clinton is trying to...
Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

48%
52%

45%
55%

51%
49%

63%
37%

51%
49%

42%
58%

42%
58%

32%
68%

85%
15%

65%
35%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,010)

(476)

(534)

(153)

(304)

(395)

(158)

(589)

(148)

(230)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

48%
52%

87%
13%

38%
62%

18%
82%

91%
9%

56%
44%

18%
82%

16%
84%

59%
41%

16%
84%

61%
39%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,010)

(352)

(271)

(365)

(260)

(293)

(457)

(259)

(751)

(289)

(722)

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31. Clinton Campaign – Talk about the things she cares about
In her campaign now, do you feel Hillary Clinton is trying to...
Gender
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

74%
26%

66%
34%

81%
19%

80%
20%

76%
24%

71%
29%

71%
29%

69%
31%

94%
6%

72%
28%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,011)

(477)

(534)

(153)

(306)

(394)

(157)

(589)

(146)

(231)

Party ID
Yes
No
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

74%
26%

90%
10%

68%
32%

63%
37%

96%
4%

73%
27%

62%
38%

62%
38%

78%
22%

58%
42%

80%
20%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,011)

(350)

(273)

(366)

(261)

(290)

(459)

(260)

(750)

(290)

(721)

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32. Trump’s Campaign
How does Donald Trump’s campaign for President make you feel ...? Check all that apply.
Gender
Excited
Angry
Scared
Proud
Disappointed
None of these
Totals

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

22%
36%
41%
15%
41%
13%

22%
36%
40%
15%
44%
13%

22%
35%
42%
15%
38%
13%

11%
59%
58%
10%
64%
11%

20%
37%
40%
11%
42%
14%

26%
29%
37%
18%
35%
15%

28%
29%
37%
22%
29%
10%

29%
26%
35%
19%
38%
16%

1%
54%
53%
4%
47%
11%

20%
46%
48%
13%
43%
7%

(1,031)

(493)

(538)

(159)

(316)

(397)

(160)

(602)

(148)

(233)






Party ID
Excited
Angry
Scared
Proud
Disappointed
None of these
Totals

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

22%
36%
41%
15%
41%
13%

3%
63%
66%
3%
55%
5%

23%
34%
45%
16%
41%
14%

40%
13%
16%
26%
28%
20%

2%
69%
78%
1%
59%
1%

12%
37%
50%
8%
47%
17%

41%
16%
14%
28%
27%
18%

39%
12%
20%
24%
32%
20%

16%
45%
49%
12%
44%
11%

47%
12%
11%
30%
22%
18%

12%
46%
53%
9%
49%
11%

(1,031)

(354)

(280)

(375)

(264)

(304)

(463)

(271)

(760)

(293)

(732)

30

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33. Clinton’s Campaign
How does Hillary Clinton’s campaign for President make you feel ...? Check all that apply.
Gender
Excited
Angry
Scared
Proud
Disappointed
None of these
Totals

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

22%
38%
37%
21%
35%
13%

18%
42%
37%
18%
41%
12%

26%
33%
37%
24%
30%
14%

23%
29%
28%
27%
45%
14%

25%
33%
29%
20%
39%
16%

22%
42%
45%
21%
31%
10%

14%
45%
45%
19%
29%
12%

12%
51%
51%
14%
45%
8%

47%
4%
5%
43%
8%
25%

33%
25%
26%
24%
29%
19%

(1,031)

(493)

(538)

(159)

(316)

(397)

(160)

(602)

(148)

(233)






Party ID
Excited
Angry
Scared
Proud
Disappointed
None of these
Totals

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

22%
38%
37%
21%
35%
13%

53%
3%
5%
48%
14%
19%

8%
45%
45%
9%
40%
17%

3%
65%
63%
6%
53%
4%

48%
4%
8%
51%
17%
17%

22%
28%
26%
20%
35%
21%

7%
63%
62%
5%
46%
5%

7%
66%
62%
5%
48%
3%

27%
28%
28%
27%
31%
17%

5%
69%
69%
4%
40%
3%

29%
24%
24%
28%
33%
17%

(1,031)

(354)

(280)

(375)

(264)

(304)

(463)

(271)

(760)

(293)

(732)

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34. Accept Election Results
Do you think Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton should pledge to accept the result of the election?
Gender
Yes
No
Not sure
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

57%
23%
20%

54%
27%
19%

60%
18%
22%

71%
11%
17%

58%
23%
19%

53%
26%
22%

51%
25%
23%

49%
29%
22%

81%
12%
7%

62%
14%
24%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,025)

(488)

(537)

(159)

(312)

(397)

(158)

(596)

(148)

(233)

Party ID
Yes
No
Not sure
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

57%
23%
20%

82%
7%
11%

51%
28%
22%

39%
35%
26%

85%
5%
10%

70%
11%
19%

33%
40%
28%

34%
39%
27%

65%
17%
18%

27%
44%
29%

70%
14%
16%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,025)

(353)

(276)

(374)

(264)

(300)

(462)

(269)

(756)

(292)

(728)

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35. Voter Fraud
In general, how widespread do you think voter fraud is in U.S. elections? Do you think this happens a lot, sometimes, not much, or not at all?
Gender
A lot
Sometimes
Not much
Not at all
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

34%
25%
25%
16%

33%
24%
23%
19%

34%
26%
27%
13%

21%
22%
35%
22%

29%
27%
26%
18%

41%
22%
22%
14%

34%
33%
22%
11%

42%
27%
20%
11%

17%
20%
41%
22%

23%
27%
31%
20%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,029)

(493)

(536)

(159)

(314)

(397)

(160)

(599)

(148)

(233)

Party ID
A lot
Sometimes
Not much
Not at all
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

34%
25%
25%
16%

9%
17%
47%
28%

41%
20%
23%
16%

52%
36%
8%
4%

6%
13%
47%
34%

23%
26%
36%
15%

56%
31%
6%
6%

56%
31%
8%
4%

26%
23%
32%
20%

66%
31%
1%
2%

20%
23%
35%
22%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,029)

(354)

(280)

(373)

(264)

(304)

(461)

(268)

(760)

(293)

(730)

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36. Rigged Elections
If there was no voter fraud this year, who do you think would probably win in November?
Asked of respondents who think voter fraud happens ’A lot’ or ’Sometimes’

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton

72%
28%

71%
29%

73%
27%

70%
30%

65%
35%

76%
24%

76%
24%

80%
20%

32%
68%

63%
37%

Totals
(Weighted N)


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(592)

(279)

(313)

(66)

(173)

(248)

(104)

(402)

(53)

(116)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(20)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton

72%
28%

22%
78%

80%
20%

81%
19%

24%
76%

67%
33%

80%
20%

81%
19%

67%
33%

79%
21%

65%
35%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(592)

(88)

(164)

(325)

(52)

(140)

(400)

(232)

(360)

(284)

(302)

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37. Trump Accept Results
When Donald Trump says he may not accept the results of the election is he:
Gender
Acting within his rights as a candidate
Undermining a U.S. tradition
Both
Neither
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

37%
34%
17%
11%

39%
35%
15%
11%

36%
34%
19%
12%

21%
54%
16%
8%

32%
31%
23%
14%

44%
29%
14%
12%

46%
34%
13%
7%

48%
25%
18%
9%

14%
53%
23%
10%

26%
45%
12%
17%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,014)

(488)

(526)

(157)

(302)

(397)

(158)

(592)

(146)

(232)

Party ID
Acting within his rights as a candidate
Undermining a U.S. tradition
Both
Neither
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

37%
34%
17%
11%

9%
62%
17%
12%

43%
31%
19%
7%

61%
10%
16%
13%

5%
69%
19%
7%

26%
43%
16%
14%

63%
9%
16%
12%

64%
12%
17%
7%

28%
43%
17%
13%

71%
5%
12%
13%

23%
47%
19%
11%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,014)

(352)

(274)

(366)

(264)

(287)

(463)

(271)

(743)

(293)

(715)

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38. Clinton as Secretary of State
When Hillary Clinton was Secretary of State do you feel she:
Gender
Acted to further U.S. interests
Acted to further her own interests
Both
Neither
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

27%
50%
18%
5%

26%
55%
17%
2%

27%
46%
19%
8%

29%
39%
22%
11%

26%
45%
25%
4%

27%
56%
13%
4%

27%
57%
9%
6%

17%
67%
12%
3%

54%
10%
33%
2%

33%
35%
19%
12%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,023)

(487)

(536)

(159)

(309)

(396)

(159)

(599)

(147)

(233)

Party ID
Acted to further U.S. interests
Acted to further her own interests
Both
Neither
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

27%
50%
18%
5%

59%
8%
27%
6%

15%
61%
20%
4%

5%
83%
7%
5%

60%
5%
32%
3%

28%
45%
20%
7%

7%
80%
8%
5%

5%
86%
6%
3%

35%
38%
22%
6%

5%
88%
7%
0%

36%
35%
22%
7%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,023)

(354)

(275)

(373)

(264)

(298)

(461)

(268)

(755)

(293)

(724)

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39. Trump Traits – Is prepared to be Commander in Chief
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

40%
60%

41%
59%

40%
60%

26%
74%

35%
65%

48%
52%

46%
54%

53%
47%

10%
90%

28%
72%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,003)

(476)

(527)

(157)

(295)

(393)

(159)

(595)

(140)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

40%
60%

5%
95%

41%
59%

72%
28%

4%
96%

28%
72%

69%
31%

69%
31%

30%
70%

77%
23%

26%
74%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,003)

(340)

(274)

(369)

(255)

(289)

(458)

(267)

(736)

(284)

(713)

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40. Trump Traits – Is honest and trustworthy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

39%
61%

40%
60%

39%
61%

24%
76%

31%
69%

46%
54%

53%
47%

52%
48%

9%
91%

27%
73%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(992)

(470)

(521)

(151)

(288)

(393)

(160)

(583)

(140)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

39%
61%

5%
95%

45%
55%

67%
33%

4%
96%

25%
75%

68%
32%

70%
30%

28%
72%

74%
26%

25%
75%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(992)

(341)

(275)

(356)

(258)

(275)

(459)

(262)

(729)

(287)

(705)

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41. Trump Traits – Would act with integrity as President
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

45%
55%

45%
55%

45%
55%

27%
73%

36%
64%

53%
47%

57%
43%

58%
42%

9%
91%

30%
70%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,003)

(476)

(527)

(157)

(294)

(393)

(160)

(595)

(138)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

45%
55%

6%
94%

48%
52%

77%
23%

5%
95%

31%
69%

75%
25%

75%
25%

33%
67%

83%
17%

29%
71%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,003)

(339)

(275)

(369)

(255)

(289)

(459)

(267)

(735)

(285)

(712)

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42. Trump Traits – Understands regular people
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

42%
58%

44%
56%

41%
59%

29%
71%

37%
63%

49%
51%

49%
51%

53%
47%

13%
87%

32%
68%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,008)

(482)

(527)

(157)

(302)

(391)

(160)

(597)

(137)

(230)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

42%
58%

7%
93%

49%
51%

69%
31%

7%
93%

31%
69%

70%
30%

69%
31%

33%
67%

78%
22%

27%
73%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,008)

(346)

(272)

(371)

(263)

(286)

(459)

(268)

(741)

(293)

(710)

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43. Trump Traits – Respects women
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

35%
65%

39%
61%

32%
68%

19%
81%

27%
73%

43%
57%

48%
52%

47%
53%

9%
91%

22%
78%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(475)

(519)

(156)

(288)

(393)

(158)

(587)

(139)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

35%
65%

4%
96%

41%
59%

60%
40%

3%
97%

25%
75%

60%
40%

59%
41%

27%
73%

70%
30%

20%
80%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(339)

(274)

(362)

(258)

(279)

(458)

(267)

(727)

(287)

(702)

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44. Trump Traits – Could fix the economy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

50%
50%

50%
50%

50%
50%

35%
65%

43%
57%

57%
43%

59%
41%

65%
35%

14%
86%

33%
67%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,007)

(476)

(531)

(155)

(299)

(393)

(159)

(598)

(140)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

50%
50%

9%
91%

56%
44%

82%
18%

7%
93%

38%
62%

81%
19%

85%
15%

37%
63%

89%
11%

34%
66%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,007)

(340)

(275)

(372)

(257)

(289)

(460)

(269)

(738)

(287)

(714)

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45. Trump Traits – Has good temperament and judgment
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

32%
68%

34%
66%

31%
69%

14%
86%

23%
77%

43%
57%

41%
59%

40%
60%

15%
85%

24%
76%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(470)

(518)

(151)

(286)

(393)

(158)

(579)

(140)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

32%
68%

5%
95%

38%
62%

54%
46%

3%
97%

22%
78%

55%
45%

50%
50%

26%
74%

64%
36%

20%
80%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(341)

(274)

(354)

(256)

(275)

(458)

(261)

(727)

(283)

(705)

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46. Trump Traits – Is a risky choice
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

65%
35%

64%
36%

65%
35%

77%
23%

72%
28%

59%
41%

55%
45%

59%
41%

75%
25%

71%
29%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(468)

(520)

(151)

(288)

(391)

(158)

(580)

(141)

(223)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

65%
35%

83%
17%

68%
32%

46%
54%

92%
8%

77%
23%

43%
57%

46%
54%

72%
28%

39%
61%

75%
25%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(341)

(272)

(356)

(256)

(276)

(456)

(260)

(729)

(283)

(705)

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47. Trump Traits – Explained his past comments about women
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

46%
54%

47%
53%

45%
55%

31%
69%

44%
56%

53%
47%

49%
51%

59%
41%

14%
86%

36%
64%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(996)

(470)

(526)

(151)

(295)

(392)

(158)

(588)

(140)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

46%
54%

11%
89%

46%
54%

79%
21%

8%
92%

31%
69%

77%
23%

76%
24%

36%
64%

82%
18%

32%
68%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(996)

(341)

(274)

(362)

(256)

(283)

(457)

(262)

(734)

(283)

(713)

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48. Clinton Traits – Is prepared to be Commander in Chief
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

51%
49%

49%
51%

52%
48%

65%
35%

52%
48%

47%
53%

43%
57%

34%
66%

85%
15%

71%
29%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,008)

(477)

(531)

(157)

(299)

(394)

(159)

(600)

(139)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

51%
49%

92%
8%

43%
57%

19%
81%

95%
5%

57%
43%

22%
78%

16%
84%

63%
37%

15%
85%

66%
34%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,008)

(340)

(275)

(374)

(258)

(289)

(461)

(271)

(738)

(287)

(715)

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49. Clinton Traits – Is honest and trustworthy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

30%
70%

26%
74%

33%
67%

32%
68%

30%
70%

31%
69%

28%
72%

15%
85%

65%
35%

47%
53%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,010)

(483)

(527)

(157)

(301)

(395)

(158)

(596)

(139)

(231)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

30%
70%

71%
29%

14%
86%

5%
95%

67%
33%

30%
70%

9%
91%

6%
94%

39%
61%

10%
90%

39%
61%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,010)

(345)

(275)

(371)

(261)

(287)

(462)

(270)

(740)

(292)

(713)

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50. Clinton Traits – Would act with integrity as President
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

44%
56%

43%
57%

45%
55%

51%
49%

49%
51%

41%
59%

35%
65%

29%
71%

82%
18%

61%
39%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(999)

(471)

(528)

(155)

(291)

(395)

(159)

(599)

(138)

(217)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

44%
56%

92%
8%

30%
70%

13%
87%

92%
8%

49%
51%

14%
86%

12%
88%

56%
44%

9%
91%

59%
41%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(999)

(332)

(274)

(373)

(256)

(283)

(460)

(268)

(731)

(287)

(706)

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51. Clinton Traits – Understands regular people
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

39%
61%

33%
67%

45%
55%

42%
58%

39%
61%

40%
60%

35%
65%

23%
77%

82%
18%

58%
42%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,006)

(477)

(530)

(157)

(297)

(395)

(158)

(599)

(139)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

39%
61%

80%
20%

28%
72%

12%
88%

77%
23%

47%
53%

14%
86%

11%
89%

50%
50%

9%
91%

52%
48%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,006)

(340)

(275)

(372)

(258)

(289)

(459)

(268)

(738)

(287)

(714)

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52. Clinton Traits – Respects women
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

58%
42%

54%
46%

61%
39%

68%
32%

64%
36%

54%
46%

43%
57%

43%
57%

94%
6%

75%
25%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,007)

(477)

(530)

(156)

(297)

(395)

(160)

(599)

(139)

(224)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

58%
42%

95%
5%

48%
52%

30%
70%

97%
3%

71%
29%

27%
73%

24%
76%

70%
30%

19%
81%

73%
27%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,007)

(340)

(275)

(373)

(258)

(288)

(461)

(268)

(739)

(287)

(714)

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53. Clinton Traits – Could fix the economy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

38%
62%

34%
66%

41%
59%

50%
50%

37%
63%

36%
64%

32%
68%

21%
79%

77%
23%

56%
44%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,006)

(477)

(530)

(156)

(297)

(395)

(158)

(599)

(139)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

38%
62%

81%
19%

22%
78%

10%
90%

80%
20%

39%
61%

13%
87%

8%
92%

49%
51%

9%
91%

50%
50%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,006)

(339)

(274)

(373)

(257)

(289)

(460)

(268)

(738)

(287)

(713)

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54. Clinton Traits – Has good temperament and judgment
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

48%
52%

47%
53%

49%
51%

61%
39%

53%
47%

43%
57%

38%
62%

32%
68%

92%
8%

62%
38%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,008)

(477)

(530)

(157)

(297)

(395)

(159)

(599)

(139)

(225)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

48%
52%

92%
8%

39%
61%

16%
84%

95%
5%

56%
44%

17%
83%

14%
86%

60%
40%

10%
90%

64%
36%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,008)

(340)

(275)

(373)

(258)

(289)

(460)

(268)

(739)

(287)

(715)

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55. Clinton Traits – Is a risky choice
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

60%
40%

62%
38%

58%
42%

54%
46%

62%
38%

60%
40%

62%
38%

68%
32%

39%
61%

54%
46%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,002)

(472)

(530)

(153)

(297)

(394)

(159)

(595)

(139)

(224)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

60%
40%

28%
72%

62%
38%

87%
13%

21%
79%

55%
45%

84%
16%

87%
13%

50%
50%

90%
10%

48%
52%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,002)

(335)

(274)

(373)

(253)

(289)

(460)

(264)

(738)

(287)

(709)

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56. Clinton Traits – Explained her past comments in emails
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

33%
67%

28%
72%

38%
62%

40%
60%

33%
67%

32%
68%

29%
71%

20%
80%

65%
35%

47%
53%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,001)

(471)

(529)

(156)

(297)

(395)

(153)

(599)

(139)

(219)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

33%
67%

68%
32%

22%
78%

11%
89%

70%
30%

36%
64%

11%
89%

8%
92%

42%
58%

10%
90%

43%
57%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,001)

(334)

(274)

(373)

(252)

(289)

(460)

(268)

(732)

(287)

(708)

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57. Satisfaction with Trump as Nominee
Are you glad the Republican party nominated Donald Trump?
Gender
Yes, no matter what happens in
November
No, they should have nominated
someone else
It depends - if he wins in November or
not
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

27%

28%

26%

15%

23%

33%

31%

33%

12%

23%

62%

62%

61%

70%

69%

54%

57%

54%

78%

68%

11%

10%

13%

16%

8%

13%

11%

13%

10%

9%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,020)

(483)

(537)

(159)

(310)

(393)

(159)

(598)

(147)

(231)

Party ID
Total
Yes, no matter what happens in
November
No, they should have nominated
someone else
It depends - if he wins in November or
not
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Democrat

Ideology

Independent

Republican

Liberal

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

27%

8%

29%

43%

8%

19%

43%

41%

22%

48%

19%

62%

81%

60%

45%

80%

70%

46%

45%

68%

42%

69%

11%

11%

11%

12%

12%

11%

12%

13%

11%

10%

12%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,020)

(352)

(275)

(372)

(264)

(296)

(459)

(271)

(749)

(290)

(724)

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58. Satisfaction with Clinton as Nominee
Are you glad the Democratic party nominated Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Yes, no matter what happens in
November
No, they should have nominated
someone else
It depends - if she wins in November
or not
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

33%

28%

38%

30%

34%

34%

30%

18%

71%

47%

61%

67%

55%

61%

59%

60%

68%

77%

25%

43%

6%

5%

7%

9%

7%

6%

2%

5%

4%

10%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,013)

(482)

(530)

(155)

(307)

(393)

(158)

(596)

(142)

(229)

Party ID
Yes, no matter what happens in
November
No, they should have nominated
someone else
It depends - if she wins in November
or not
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Democrat

Independent

33%

72%

21%

61%

23%

6%

Ideology
Republican

White Evangelical

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

5%

66%

38%

10%

72%

88%

28%

56%

5%

7%

7%

6%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,013)

(353)

(273)

(365)

Yes

(46)
Tea Party

No

Yes

No

7%

42%

10%

42%

83%

90%

51%

84%

52%

6%

6%

3%

7%

6%

6%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(263)

(297)

(453)

(270)

(743)

(287)

(720)

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59. Immigration
Which comes closest to your view about illegal immigrants who are living in the US?
Gender
They should be allowed to stay in the
US and eventually apply for
citizenship.
They should be allowed to stay in the
US legally, but not be allowed to apply
for citizenship.
They should be required to leave the
US.
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

46%

43%

49%

65%

50%

37%

43%

37%

68%

56%

15%

16%

14%

12%

14%

18%

14%

13%

15%

19%

39%

40%

37%

23%

36%

45%

43%

50%

16%

26%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,005)

(481)

(524)

(158)

(294)

(395)

(158)

(590)

(147)

(225)

Party ID
They should be allowed to stay in the
US and eventually apply for
citizenship.
They should be allowed to stay in the
US legally, but not be allowed to apply
for citizenship.
They should be required to leave the
US.
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

46%

76%

39%

23%

83%

52%

22%

27%

53%

17%

58%

15%

13%

16%

16%

9%

17%

17%

16%

15%

16%

15%

39%

11%

45%

61%

8%

31%

61%

57%

32%

67%

28%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,005)

(345)

(275)

(364)

(257)

(288)

(460)

(268)

(737)

(286)

(713)

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60. U.S. Mexico Border Wall
Do you think a wall along the U.S. Mexico border is...
Gender
A good idea that can probably be
completed
A good idea that should be tried, even
if it can’t be completed
A bad idea
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

36%

38%

34%

18%

32%

45%

36%

42%

22%

30%

20%
44%

18%
44%

22%
45%

15%
66%

18%
50%

22%
33%

23%
40%

23%
35%

21%
58%

12%
57%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,018)

(485)

(533)

(151)

(313)

(395)

(159)

(594)

(145)

(230)

Party ID
A good idea that can probably be
completed
A good idea that should be tried, even
if it can’t be completed
A bad idea
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

36%

15%

38%

55%

20%
44%

10%
76%

19%
43%

100%

100%

(1,018)

(349)

Liberal

White Evangelical

(49)
Tea Party

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

9%

24%

59%

53%

30%

68%

23%

29%
15%

7%
84%

20%
55%

27%
15%

31%
16%

16%
54%

25%
8%

18%
59%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(278)

(370)

(264)

(294)

(461)

(265)

(754)

(293)

(725)

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61. Effect of Immigrants on American Society
Generally, do you think immigrants coming to the United States make American society better or worse in the long run?
Gender
Better in the long run
Worse in the long run
Don’t have much of an effect one way
or the other
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

44%
35%

47%
33%

41%
37%

62%
21%

51%
31%

34%
42%

37%
40%

39%
43%

49%
22%

50%
26%


21%

20%

22%

17%

19%

23%

23%

19%

28%

24%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,017)

(486)

(531)

(159)

(308)

(393)

(158)

(595)

(147)

(232)

Party ID
Better in the long run
Worse in the long run
Don’t have much of an effect one way
or the other
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

44%
35%

64%
14%

42%
35%

26%
54%

71%
10%

48%
27%

26%
55%

26%
57%

50%
27%

28%
53%

51%
27%

21%

21%

23%

19%

19%

25%

19%

17%

22%

19%

22%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,017)

(351)

(274)

(371)

(261)

(296)

(460)

(267)

(750)

(290)

(722)

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