MORE POLL RESULTS

October 29, 2010 

Here are more results from the Georgia Newspaper Partnership poll:

Most important factors in the gubernatorial race:

Issues: 59%

Integrity: 16%

Both issues and integrity: 18%

Not sure: 7%

Whether their opinion of the Obama administration would make them more or less likely to vote for Democratic candidates in state and local races:

More likely: 22%

Less likely: 56%

No effect: 19%

Not sure: 3%

Lieutenant Governor:

Casey Cagle (R): 51%

Carol Porter (D): 33%

Dan Barber (L): 4%

Undecided: 12%

Attorney General:

Sam Olens (R): 46%

Ken Hodges (D): 34%

Don Smart (L): 4%

Undecided: 16%

State School Superintendent:

John Barge (R): 39%

Joe Martin (D): 29%

Kira Willis (L): 5%

Undecided: 27%

U.S. House race in their congressional district:

Republican: 55%

Democrat: 33%

Other: 5%

Undecided: 7%

State legislative races in their district:

Republican: 52%

Democrat: 33%

Other: 4%

Split: 4%

Undecided: 7%

About the poll:

The Georgia Newspaper Partnership poll was conducted by Mason-Dixon Polling & Research Inc. of Washington, D.C., from Oct. 26-28, 2010. A total of 625 likely voters were interviewed by telephone. Voters were randomly selected and distributed across Georgia. The margin for error is plus or minus 4 percentage points, which means that there is a 95 percent probability that the “true” figure would fall within that range if the entire population were sampled.

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