Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #13095
 
In Louisiana Senate Race, GOP Challenger Kennedy Hot On Heels Of Incumbent Landrieu: In an election for U.S. Senator from Louisiana today, 12/13/07, Incumbent Democrat Mary Landrieu is locked in an intriguing battle with former Democrat turned Republican John Kennedy. Landrieu gets 46% today, Kennedy gets 42%, within the survey's 3.9% margin of sampling error, according to a SurveyUSA poll conducted exclusively for Roll Call, the newspaper of Capitol Hill. Kennedy leads by 12 among men; Landrieu leads by 19 among women; a 31-point Gender Gap. Kennedy leads by 22 among whites. Landrieu leads by 60 among blacks. Kennedy holds 76% of the GOP base. Landrieu holds 73% of the Democrat base. Independents break 4:3 for the GOP. Mary Landrieu's brother, Mitch, was elected Lieutenant Governor on 10/20/07. 67% of those who voted for Mitch Landrieu in October vote for Mary Landrieu for today. 23% crossover and vote for Kennedy. Of those who voted for Republican Bobby Jindal in the 10/20/07 Louisiana Governor election, 61% vote Republican for Senate, 30% cross-over and vote Democrat.
 
Favorability: Mary Landrieu is viewed favorably by 40% of LA voters, unfavorably by 32%, for a Plus 8 Net Favorability. John Kennedy is viewed favorably by 35% of LA voters, unfavorably by 10%, for a Plus 25 Net Favorability. 56% in LA today have no impression of Kennedy, or have not heard of him.
 
Louisiana View of Congress: Democrat Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has a Minus 15 Net Favorability. Democrat Majority Leader Harry Reid has a Minus 13 Net Favorability. Republican Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has a Plus 1 Net Favorability. Republican Minority Leader John Boehner has a Net Zero Favorability. Louisiana Republicans want Congress to focus on Immigration ahead of all other issues. Louisiana Democrats want Congress to focus on Health Care ahead of all other issues. President Bush has a 32% job approval in the state. Congress has a 21% job approval.
 
Filtering: 750 Louisiana adults were interviewed by SurveyUSA 12/06/07 through 12/10/07. Of them, 651 were registered to vote and were included in this survey.
 
1Is your opinion of Senator Mary Landrieu ... favorable? Unfavorable? Neutral? Or, are you unfamiliar with Senator Mary Landrieu?
643 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.9%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Favorable40%37%43%19%62%32%22%51%61%25%45%41%51%36%46%100%0%0%46%53%40%32%59%29%60%50%73%14%62%20%56%65%30%80%13%51%81%11%43%27%58%37%26%55%35%43%**50%49%16%54%55%9%47%35%5%79%
Unfavorable32%38%27%57%15%36%53%24%17%36%30%35%26%33%31%0%100%0%39%40%27%41%10%47%28%20%5%70%16%59%17%14%45%7%67%12%7%71%19%50%27%31%54%24%32%25%**26%29%54%27%19%69%27%35%68%3%
Neutral21%17%23%20%20%27%19%21%15%21%19%21%22%20%21%0%0%100%12%7%31%21%20%20%11%28%14%12%19%20%18%16%20%11%19%29%10%16%29%14%14%26%16%18%26%21%**19%22%29%16%15%22%21%21%20%16%
Unfamiliar7%8%7%4%4%4%6%4%8%18%6%2%2%11%2%0%0%0%3%0%2%6%10%5%1%2%7%4%3%1%8%5%5%3%1%8%2%1%9%9%1%5%4%3%7%10%**5%0%1%3%10%0%5%9%6%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%47%53%35%44%14%37%28%12%25%30%25%20%55%45%40%32%21%35%10%30%67%29%52%10%11%12%21%41%32%53%21%59%21%36%26%15%28%29%17%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%43%57%42%46%
 
 
2Is your opinion of State Treasurer John Kennedy ... favorable? Unfavorable? Neutral? Or, are you unfamiliar with State Treasurer John Kennedy ?
643 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.9%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Favorable35%39%31%43%31%31%46%31%25%32%29%39%41%30%40%39%43%20%100%0%0%37%29%44%26%32%25%46%38%44%31%43%37%42%45%22%41%50%27%61%29%35%55%30%35%44%**28%34%50%44%24%40%39%32%46%30%
Unfavorable10%10%9%9%11%14%10%11%14%7%12%11%10%10%10%13%12%4%0%100%0%11%8%8%26%11%10%7%12%8%13%12%12%16%9%10%18%12%10%7%24%9%11%20%10%7%**11%17%5%11%10%11%9%11%7%13%
Neutral30%29%31%29%33%33%25%33%36%21%33%33%34%27%33%30%26%45%0%0%100%29%33%28%32%32%33%23%30%27%28%25%28%19%28%42%24%26%41%22%31%33%23%31%34%29%**37%28%26%24%27%30%29%31%27%33%
Unfamiliar26%22%29%20%25%22%19%25%26%40%26%18%16%33%17%18%20%31%0%0%0%24%31%20%15%25%32%25%20%20%27%20%23%22%17%26%16%12%21%10%16%22%10%19%22%20%**24%22%20%20%40%19%24%26%20%24%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%47%53%35%44%14%37%28%12%25%30%25%20%55%45%40%32%21%35%10%30%67%29%52%10%11%12%21%41%32%53%21%59%21%36%26%15%28%29%17%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%43%57%42%46%
 
 
3If there were an election for United States Senate today, and the only two candidates on the ballot were (names rotated) Republican John Kennedy and Democrat Mary Landrieu, who would you vote for?
643 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.9%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Kennedy (R)42%51%33%76%19%46%71%28%21%47%37%43%41%41%42%6%89%40%55%29%38%54%15%61%26%32%9%80%23%75%23%28%55%12%79%24%6%82%37%69%29%45%68%27%49%39%**29%35%79%36%21%83%38%44%100%0%
Landrieu (D)46%39%52%17%73%35%23%56%71%35%51%46%50%44%48%89%4%36%40%59%50%32%75%30%64%59%82%15%67%17%66%63%34%78%14%64%92%13%49%27%66%42%27%65%40%50%**61%58%15%55%61%9%53%40%0%100%
Undecided13%10%15%7%8%19%5%16%8%18%13%11%8%15%10%6%7%23%5%12%12%14%9%9%10%8%9%5%10%9%11%9%10%10%7%13%3%5%14%3%5%13%5%7%11%10%**9%7%6%9%17%8%9%15%0%0%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%47%53%35%44%14%37%28%12%25%30%25%20%55%45%40%32%21%35%10%30%67%29%52%10%11%12%21%41%32%53%21%59%21%36%26%15%28%29%17%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%43%57%42%46%
 
 
4Do you approve or disapprove of the job George W. Bush is doing as President?
637 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Approve32%34%31%61%14%26%57%23%8%32%28%33%39%30%35%16%60%32%42%27%29%43%8%50%21%18%3%65%16%100%0%33%38%10%61%20%9%63%25%66%17%31%69%15%31%26%**20%20%74%35%22%59%29%35%58%12%
Disapprove53%54%53%25%76%60%34%57%79%54%59%53%44%57%49%74%29%47%48%70%50%42%78%35%72%70%87%23%69%0%100%60%53%83%28%63%89%29%56%30%82%52%25%85%53%63%**70%72%18%51%63%29%59%49%29%77%
Not Sure14%12%16%14%10%13%10%19%13%14%12%14%17%13%15%10%11%21%10%3%21%15%14%15%7%12%10%12%15%0%0%8%9%6%11%17%2%7%19%4%1%18%6%1%16%11%**10%8%8%14%15%12%12%16%13%12%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%47%53%35%44%14%37%28%12%24%30%25%20%55%45%40%32%21%35%10%30%67%28%52%10%11%12%21%41%32%53%21%59%21%36%26%15%28%29%17%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%43%57%42%46%
 
 
5Do you approve? Or disapprove? Of the job the United States Congress is doing?
625 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.9%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Approve21%20%22%15%26%20%18%20%21%23%24%15%21%24%17%33%9%15%26%24%17%17%27%19%28%17%26%13%24%21%23%100%0%44%9%20%40%9%23%28%24%20%26%21%19%22%**21%24%9%34%27%11%22%20%14%28%
Disapprove59%68%51%71%49%69%71%58%61%56%55%69%54%55%62%43%81%57%63%67%54%66%42%65%53%72%39%77%54%68%58%0%100%37%83%46%43%87%49%68%65%57%67%67%61%59%**62%58%78%42%49%81%57%59%77%44%
Not Sure21%13%28%14%24%10%11%22%18%21%21%16%26%21%20%24%10%28%11%9%30%17%31%16%19%11%34%10%22%11%19%0%0%19%8%33%17%3%29%4%11%24%7%12%20%19%**16%19%13%24%24%9%21%21%9%28%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%46%54%35%45%15%38%27%12%24%30%26%20%54%46%41%32%21%34%10%31%67%29%53%10%11%12%21%42%33%54%21%59%21%36%26%15%28%29%17%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%43%57%42%46%
 
 
6Democrat Nancy Pelosi is Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. Is your impression of Nancy Pelosi .... Favorable? Unfavorable? Neutral? Or do you have no impression?
615 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Favorable21%17%25%5%34%22%12%25%30%16%21%22%27%19%24%42%4%11%26%34%13%16%32%13%29%22%51%5%33%7%33%45%13%100%0%0%74%2%17%19%40%19%19%41%18%19%**25%31%4%31%29%4%22%20%6%36%
Unfavorable36%45%28%67%14%39%63%29%19%37%32%42%35%34%39%11%75%32%47%33%33%47%13%51%24%30%8%67%24%67%19%16%51%0%100%0%9%92%18%67%35%34%67%35%37%35%**29%28%71%26%17%77%32%40%67%11%
Neutral26%24%29%17%35%25%14%31%36%25%30%24%26%28%25%33%10%36%16%26%37%23%36%21%36%32%28%14%29%16%31%26%21%0%0%100%14%5%60%9%18%41%9%17%41%30%**24%29%17%29%35%12%30%23%15%37%
No Impression13%11%15%9%14%13%8%14%12%14%16%11%11%15%11%11%10%18%10%6%14%13%13%13%10%13%6%14%12%10%13%12%13%0%0%0%2%2%5%4%5%4%3%5%3%14%**18%9%8%11%15%5%13%14%11%12%
Not Sure3%3%3%2%3%1%3%2%4%8%2%1%1%5%1%2%2%3%1%0%3%1%6%2%1%2%6%1%2%1%4%2%2%0%0%0%1%0%0%0%2%1%2%3%2%2%**4%3%0%3%3%2%3%3%1%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%47%53%36%45%15%38%27%12%24%30%25%21%54%46%40%33%21%35%10%31%67%29%53%10%11%12%21%42%33%54%21%59%21%36%26%15%28%29%17%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%43%57%42%46%
 
 
7Democrat Harry Reid is Majority Leader of the United States Senate. If your impression of Harry Reid is ...
601 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.1%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Favorable15%15%15%4%25%14%8%18%24%11%14%19%17%13%18%30%3%7%18%26%12%11%23%10%27%20%31%6%22%4%25%30%11%54%4%8%100%0%0%20%40%13%22%39%10%16%**17%29%7%23%19%2%15%15%2%30%
Unfavorable28%37%20%53%10%27%51%18%13%29%23%32%30%25%31%8%60%22%40%33%23%36%9%40%22%10%8%49%18%53%15%13%41%2%69%5%0%100%0%60%36%23%59%34%23%25%**21%20%49%20%12%67%22%32%53%8%
Neutral29%27%31%23%33%34%23%34%34%25%29%28%34%28%31%31%16%40%23%29%39%29%31%25%26%35%32%19%32%22%30%32%24%24%14%66%0%0%100%14%19%56%14%18%58%32%**31%30%29%33%24%15%32%27%25%31%
No Impression23%17%29%17%27%21%14%25%24%26%29%19%17%28%18%25%19%28%15%13%23%22%28%21%24%29%24%21%24%18%24%21%20%18%11%18%0%0%0%3%4%6%3%7%7%26%**25%17%13%20%35%12%24%22%17%25%
Not Sure5%4%5%3%5%3%3%5%6%9%5%3%2%7%3%6%2%3%5%0%3%3%9%4%1%6%5%6%3%3%6%4%4%3%2%3%0%0%0%3%1%1%2%3%2%1%**6%5%2%4%9%4%7%3%3%5%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%47%53%36%45%15%39%28%11%23%30%26%21%53%47%40%33%21%35%10%31%67%28%53%10%12%12%22%42%33%54%20%59%21%37%26%15%28%29%17%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%43%57%43%46%
 
 
8Republican Mitch McConnell is the Minority Leader of the United States Senate. If your impression of McConnell is ...
588 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.1%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Favorable17%21%14%33%6%17%31%9%5%24%12%16%19%17%17%12%26%12%30%12%12%19%10%26%7%10%4%29%11%34%10%23%20%16%31%6%23%37%9%100%0%0%75%5%7%16%**12%13%34%18%13%23%16%18%28%10%
Unfavorable16%20%13%8%23%21%10%20%34%12%18%20%14%15%17%23%13%11%13%38%16%14%21%8%36%21%31%12%21%8%24%19%18%31%15%11%43%21%11%0%100%0%6%72%4%13%**26%22%10%22%15%9%16%17%11%23%
Neutral34%32%35%32%33%40%32%37%31%28%31%37%39%30%38%31%32%42%33%31%37%37%26%37%27%29%31%30%35%31%32%33%32%31%31%53%28%27%66%0%0%100%11%16%81%39%**24%42%35%30%32%36%31%36%35%31%
No Impression26%22%31%24%30%18%22%26%26%27%32%24%22%29%23%26%26%30%18%15%29%25%29%24%22%36%29%24%29%21%27%20%25%17%19%23%5%12%11%0%0%0%6%5%6%27%**31%21%18%24%30%26%29%25%23%27%
Not Sure6%6%7%4%8%4%4%8%4%9%8%4%6%8%5%8%3%6%5%4%6%4%14%5%7%4%5%6%3%5%7%5%5%4%4%7%1%3%4%0%0%0%3%2%1%4%**8%3%2%5%10%6%9%5%4%8%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%47%53%36%45%14%39%27%11%23%30%25%21%53%47%40%33%21%35%10%31%67%29%53%10%12%11%22%42%33%54%20%60%21%37%26%15%28%29%17%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%42%58%43%46%
 
 
9Republican John Boehner is Minority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives. If your impression of Boehner is...
576 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.2%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Favorable18%21%16%34%9%13%32%14%3%21%14%20%18%17%19%12%29%14%29%20%14%20%13%29%9%8%7%29%11%38%8%24%20%17%33%6%25%38%9%78%7%6%100%0%0%13%**17%16%36%17%13%25%17%19%28%11%
Unfavorable18%21%15%8%25%24%12%21%35%12%24%16%16%19%16%24%13%15%15%33%18%16%21%8%32%28%33%12%23%8%27%19%20%35%16%11%44%21%11%5%80%8%0%100%0%16%**34%21%6%16%15%11%15%19%11%25%
Neutral31%33%29%30%29%43%31%30%34%32%24%34%36%27%35%27%30%38%30%29%34%35%23%33%23%35%25%29%32%29%30%28%31%26%30%48%21%25%62%13%8%74%0%0%100%35%**21%41%40%32%29%31%28%33%35%27%
No Impression27%21%32%26%29%19%22%28%23%30%29%24%24%30%24%28%25%29%22%16%28%26%29%26%27%24%33%26%30%20%28%26%24%17%19%27%8%14%15%4%4%10%0%0%0%34%**23%19%16%26%29%27%32%23%23%29%
Not Sure6%4%8%2%8%2%2%8%5%4%8%5%6%7%6%9%3%4%4%2%5%3%13%4%9%4%3%5%4%4%7%3%4%5%2%7%2%1%4%0%1%2%0%0%0%1%**6%2%1%9%14%6%8%5%2%8%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%47%53%36%45%14%39%27%12%23%31%25%21%53%47%40%33%21%35%10%30%66%29%53%10%12%12%22%42%33%55%20%60%21%38%26%16%28%29%17%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%42%58%43%46%
 
 
10Which one issue should Congress focus on ahead of all others? The economy? The environment? Health care? Iraq? Terrorism? Social Security? Education? Immigration? Or some other issue?
573 Registered VotersAllGenderParty AffiliationIdeologyAge<50 / 50+Opinion Of Mary LandrieuOpinion Of John KennedyRaceVote For GovernorVote For Lt. GovBush Job ApprovaCongress Job AppImpression Of PelosiImpression Of ReidImpression Of McconnellImpression Of BoehnerTop Issue For CongressRegionKennedy-Landrieu
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.2%MaleFemaleRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+FavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralWhiteBlackJindalCampbellGeorgesBoasso /KershawLandrieuApproveDisapproApproveDisapproFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralFavorablUnfavoraNeutralEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratSoutheasRest of Kennedy Landrieu
Economy16%18%16%18%16%13%19%17%16%18%19%15%13%19%14%18%13%17%20%11%16%18%14%18%18%12%18%15%20%13%19%18%16%15%15%19%17%14%18%15%14%19%12%15%18%100%**0%0%0%0%0%0%14%18%15%18%
Environment3%2%5%3%3%6%1%3%10%3%5%3%2%4%3%3%2%4%1%8%5%3%4%3%5%1%2%1%5%2%5%4%4%5%2%6%3%2%5%5%2%4%1%2%4%0%**0%0%0%0%0%0%5%2%2%3%
Health Care17%16%17%9%26%13%12%22%23%11%19%22%13%16%18%21%13%15%13%18%20%13%24%13%23%22%22%11%20%10%21%18%17%20%13%15%18%12%18%12%27%12%15%32%11%0%**100%0%0%0%0%0%17%16%11%22%
Iraq13%12%14%11%14%18%10%17%17%11%14%13%15%13%14%16%11%14%13%21%12%15%10%12%14%23%15%9%15%8%17%15%13%20%10%14%24%9%14%9%18%16%12%16%17%0%**0%100%0%0%0%0%12%14%11%17%
Terrorism9%10%9%15%4%12%16%6%2%11%3%15%11%6%13%4%15%13%13%4%8%12%4%13%2%11%1%14%7%21%3%4%12%2%18%6%4%16%9%18%6%10%19%3%12%0%**0%0%100%0%0%0%8%11%17%3%
Social Security9%10%8%8%10%8%9%7%6%4%9%7%16%7%11%12%7%7%11%10%7%7%10%7%13%7%9%10%8%9%8%15%6%14%6%10%13%6%10%9%12%8%8%8%9%0%**0%0%0%100%0%0%7%10%7%11%
Education12%9%14%8%13%11%6%10%18%22%13%6%6%17%6%16%7%9%8%11%10%8%20%8%10%20%19%7%14%8%13%16%10%17%5%16%14%5%10%9%11%11%9%10%11%0%**0%0%0%0%100%0%13%10%6%16%
Immigration13%18%9%23%6%17%22%9%3%13%12%15%14%12%15%3%27%14%15%14%13%17%5%20%10%4%3%25%5%24%7%7%18%2%27%6%2%31%7%17%7%14%18%9%13%0%**0%0%0%0%0%100%14%13%25%3%
Other2%2%2%3%1%1%3%2%1%5%1%2%2%3%2%1%4%1%3%1%2%3%2%3%1%1%2%5%1%3%2%0%3%0%3%1%1%4%1%4%1%1%4%1%1%0%**0%0%0%0%0%0%3%2%3%0%
Not Sure4%4%5%3%5%1%1%6%3%1%6%3%8%4%5%6%1%6%2%2%6%3%8%3%5%1%9%3%4%2%3%2%1%5%1%7%4%1%7%1%3%4%2%3%1%0%**0%0%0%0%0%0%7%3%2%7%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Registered Voters100%47%53%36%45%15%39%27%12%23%31%25%21%53%47%40%34%21%35%10%30%66%29%53%10%12%11%22%42%33%55%20%60%21%38%26%16%29%29%18%16%34%18%18%31%16%3%17%13%9%9%12%13%42%58%43%46%
 
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.