Here Are The Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #9534

Geography Surveyed: Florida
Data Collected: 06/09/2006 - 06/11/2006
Release Date: 06/12/2006 10:25 AM ET
Sponsors: WFLA-TV Tampa, WFOR-TV Miami, WKRG-TV Mobile-Pensacola, WPTV-TV West Palm Beach, WTLV-TV Jacksonville

Governor Primary: In a Republican Primary in Florida today, 6/12/06, Florida Attorney General Charlie Crist wins the nomination for Governor, according to a SurveyUSA poll conducted for WFLA-TV Tampa, WFOR-TV Miami, WKRG-TV Pensacola, WPTV-TV West Palm Beach, and WTLV-TV Jacksonville. 12 weeks from the 9/5/06 Primary, Crist gets 52%, to 21% for Florida CFO Tom Gallagher. Crist leads all demographic groups. Gallagher does relatively best among young voters, liberals, and those who disapprove of President Bush.

Senate Primary: In a Republican Primary in Florida today, 6/12/06, Congresswoman Katherine Harris wins the nomination for United States Senator, according to a SurveyUSA poll conducted for WFLA-TV Tampa, WFOR-TV Miami, WKRG-TV Pensacola, WPTV-TV West Palm Beach, and WTLV-TV Jacksonville. Harris gets 50% of the vote. Will McBride gets 12%. LeRoy Collins gets 7%. Peter Monroe gets 4%. Harris beats McBride by 44 points among Republican Primary voters who approve of President Bush, but only wins by 16 points among those who disapprove of President Bush. The Primary is in 12 weeks, on 9/5/06.

Filtering: 2,500 Florida adults were interviewed 6/9/06 - 6/11/06. Of them, 2,164 were registered to vote. Of them, 825 were Republicans. Of them, 410 were judged to be "likely voters". Crosstabs reflect Likely Republican Primary Voters.

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  Asked of 410 Likely Republican Primary Voters
  Margin of Sampling Error for this question = ± 4.9%

If the Republican Primary for Governor were today, and you were standing in the voting booth right now, who would you vote for? Charlie Crist? Tom Gallagher? Or some other candidate?

52% Crist
21% Gallagher
7% Other
20% Undecided

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  Asked of 410 Likely Republican Primary Voters
  Margin of Sampling Error for this question = ± 4.9%

If the Republican Primary for United States Senator were today, and you were standing in the voting booth right now, who would you vote for? LeRoy Collins? Katherine Harris? Will McBride? Peter Monroe? Or some other candidate?

7% Collins
50% Harris
12% McBride
4% Monroe
16% Other
12% Undecided

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