Here Are The Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #16801
Geography Surveyed: MN 6th Congressional District
Data Collected: 07/09/2010 - 07/11/2010
Release Date: 07/12/2010 11:45 AM ET
Sponsor: KSTP-TV Minneapolis
In MN-06, High-Profile Michele Bachmann Narrowly Atop DFL Challenger, 4 Months To Election: In an election for United States Representative from Minnesota's 6th Congressional District today, 07/12/10, men and younger voters re-elect incumbent Republican Michele Bachmann to a 3rd term, according to a SurveyUSA poll conducted exclusively for KSTP-TV in Minneapolis-St. Paul.
Bachmann and DFL State Senator Tarryl Clark are tied among voters age 50+. But when voters of all ages are combined, including the youngest voters, Bachmann leads 48% to 39%. There is a striking 33-point Gender Gap. Bachmann, a woman, leads by 25 points among male likely voters. Clark, a woman, leads by 8 points among female likely voters. Of those who support the Tea Party movement, 86% back Bachmann. Of those who oppose the Tea Party movement, 82% back Clark.
Filtering: 800 registered voters from Minnesota's 6th Congressional District were interviewed by SurveyUSA 07/09/10 through 07/11/10, using Registration Based Sample (RBS) from Aristotle in Washington DC. Of the registered voters, 565 were determined by SurveyUSA to be likely to vote in the 11/02/10 general election for US House of Representatives.
|Asked of 565 Likely Voters|
|Credibility Interval for this question = ± 4.2 percentage points.|
|[candidate names rotated]
If the election for U.S. House of Representatives, were today, would you vote for ... Republican Michele Bachmann? DFL candidate Tarryl Clark? Independence Party candidate Bob Anderson? Or Independent Aubrey Immelman?
|48%||Michele Bachmann (R)|
|39%||Tarryl Clark (DFL)|
|6%||Bob Anderson (IP)|
|2%||Aubrey Immelman (I)|
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