Here Are The Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #9070

Geography Surveyed: Alabama
Data Collected: 04/29/2006 - 05/01/2006
Release Date: 05/02/2006 10:25 AM ET
Sponsor: WKRG-TV Mobile-Pensacola

Analysis: In Primaries for Alabama Governor today, 5/2/06, Democratic former Governor Don Siegelman edges Lucy Baxley, while Republican incumbent Bob Riley overwhelms Roy Moore, according to an exclusive SurveyUSA poll conducted for WKRG-TV Mobile. With 5 weeks to the 6/6/06 Primary, Siegelman gets 47% to 39% for Baxley. 9% would vote for some other candidate. 5% are undecided. Siegelman leads among younger voters and African-Americans. Baxley leads among older voters and Whites. If no candidate gets a majority, the top 2 advance to a runoff 7/18/06. On the Republican side, Riley defeats Moore 66% to 30%. Riley beats Moore 4:1 among voters over age 65, but only wins by 3:2 among voters under 35. Riley wins by 55 points in Southern Alabama and by 24 points in Northern Alabama.

Filtering: 2,000 Alabama adults were interviewed 4/29/06-5/1/06. Of them, 1,727 were registered voters. Of them, 423 were judged to be Likely Democratic Primary Voters. 483 were judged to be Likely Republican Primary Voters. Crosstabs reflect Likely Voters.

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  Asked of 423 Likely Democratic Primary Voters
  Margin of Sampling Error for this question = ± 4.9%

If the Democratic Primary were today, and you were standing in the voting booth right now, who would you vote for? Lucy Baxley? Don Siegelman? Or some other candidate?

39% Baxley
47% Siegelman
9% Other
5% Undecided

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  Asked of 483 Likely Republican Primary Voters
  Margin of Sampling Error for this question = ± 4.3%

If the Republican Primary were today, and you were standing in the voting booth right now, who would you vote for? Roy Moore? Or Bob Riley?

30% Moore
66% Riley
5% Undecided

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