Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #20300
 
Cell-phone and home-phone respondents included in this research: SurveyUSA interviewed 500 state of Georgia adults 02/15/13 through 02/17/13 using blended sample, mixed-mode, exclusively for WXIA-TV Atlanta. Respondents reachable on a home telephone (67% of adults) were interviewed on their home telephone in the recorded voice of a professional announcer. Respondents unreachable on a home telephone (33% of adults) were shown a questionnaire on their smartphone, laptop, tablet, or other electronic device.
 
1United States Senator Saxby Chambliss has announced he will retire at the end of 2014. Of the following Georgia political figures, who would you most prefer to see replace Saxby Chambliss? (names rotated)
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceCell Phone / LanParty AffiliationIdeologyEducationIncomeRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian / Cell PhoLandlineRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalHigh SchSome Col4-year C< $40K$40K - $> $80KAtlantaNorthwesSouth &
Herman Cain (R)18%21%16%12%18%24%23%15%24%27%5%4%**10%22%37%3%21%32%12%8%13%17%23%10%23%26%10%25%20%
Karen Handel (R)4%4%5%3%5%6%2%4%4%6%2%0%**4%4%7%3%2%5%4%6%4%4%4%3%3%6%5%4%4%
Tom Price (R)4%3%4%6%1%3%5%4%4%4%1%14%**6%3%10%0%3%8%2%1%1%2%7%2%5%6%5%5%2%
Paul Broun (R)3%3%2%2%1%4%4%2%4%4%1%0%**2%3%7%0%1%4%2%4%6%3%1%3%3%1%1%2%5%
Jack Kingston (R)2%2%3%4%0%3%4%2%3%4%0%0%**2%3%3%0%4%2%2%4%3%3%1%3%2%1%0%1%7%
Phil Gingrey (R)2%1%3%3%1%2%5%2%3%2%1%8%**2%2%4%1%3%6%0%0%3%2%2%3%3%0%4%3%0%
Tom Graves (R)3%4%2%5%0%3%5%3%4%3%3%4%**1%4%7%0%1%4%1%3%0%7%1%3%4%1%3%3%2%
Brian Kemp (R)3%4%3%3%5%3%2%4%2%5%0%8%**4%3%8%2%1%6%3%0%3%6%1%4%3%2%0%5%5%
Ross Tolleson (R)1%0%2%0%3%1%1%1%1%2%0%2%**0%2%2%0%2%2%2%0%2%2%0%0%0%3%1%0%3%
Stacey Abrams (D)3%3%3%3%3%2%5%3%3%2%5%9%**2%3%0%6%2%1%1%7%4%3%2%3%1%4%6%1%2%
Thurbert Baker (D)3%3%3%1%2%7%4%2%6%2%7%0%**1%4%1%7%1%2%5%3%6%3%2%3%4%3%3%3%4%
Jason Carter (D)2%2%2%3%2%1%1%2%1%3%0%0%**1%2%0%3%3%1%2%3%3%2%1%2%1%2%3%2%1%
Scott Holcomb (D)3%3%3%1%8%0%2%4%1%1%1%24%**7%1%0%6%2%0%7%2%1%1%6%2%0%9%7%1%1%
DuBose Porter (D)2%1%2%1%2%2%3%1%2%1%2%0%**1%2%1%2%2%1%3%0%0%2%3%2%3%0%2%2%1%
Kasim Reed (D)7%8%6%4%6%11%8%5%10%2%16%0%**3%9%2%14%3%3%5%17%6%7%7%6%6%9%9%7%6%
Michael Thurmond (D)6%4%8%3%7%10%5%5%8%3%16%1%**4%7%0%14%3%2%7%7%6%4%9%3%9%6%7%7%4%
Michelle Nunn (D)4%3%5%2%4%5%9%3%6%4%4%8%**2%5%1%7%4%1%3%11%7%2%4%5%3%5%6%4%3%
Vernon Jones (D)6%7%5%12%3%3%2%8%3%1%17%0%**8%5%1%13%2%7%5%5%4%6%7%9%6%1%6%2%10%
Someone Else5%8%2%6%8%1%3%7%2%4%5%6%**4%5%1%2%13%3%7%3%10%4%2%8%3%2%3%7%5%
Not Sure18%16%19%26%21%9%8%24%9%19%15%10%**36%9%9%17%28%12%26%17%19%20%15%23%17%10%19%18%16%
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%
Composition of Adults100%48%52%32%28%26%14%60%40%59%29%7%5%33%67%30%39%29%37%36%17%25%34%41%42%34%25%32%37%31%
 
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.