Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #14329
Incumbent Republican Inhofe In Command in Oklahoma US Senate Race: In an election for United States Senator from Oklahoma today, 09/08/08, Republican incumbent Jim Inhofe defeats Democratic State Senator Andrew Rice decisively, according to this latest exclusive KFOR-TV poll conducted by SurveyUSA. Today, it's Inhofe 56%, Rice 34%. Independent Steven Wallace takes 6% of the vote. Inhofe takes a majority of both male and female votes, and of voters age 35+. 1 in 3 Democrats cross over to vote for Republican Inhofe, who was first elected in a 1994 special election. Independents favor Inhofe 2:1. Inhofe is seeking his third full term.
Filtering: SurveyUSA interviewed 900 Oklahoma adults 09/05/08 through 09/07/08. Of the adults, 784 were registered to vote. Of the registered voters, 652 were determined by SurveyUSA to be likely voters in the 11/04/08 general election.
Oklahoma voters will also elect a United States Senator. If the election for United States Senator were today, would you vote for (choices rotated) Republican Jim Inhofe? Democrat Andrew Rice? Or Independent Stephen Wallace?
652 Likely VotersAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeologyCollege GradAttend Religious ServiceAbortionChange Your MindTop Issue For Next PresidentIncomeRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.9 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalYesNoRegularlOccasionAlmost NPro-lifePro-choiCould ChMind MadEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigrat< $50K> $50KWestern Eastern
Jim Inhofe (R)56%58%55%41%58%60%65%51%62%60%30%**49%82%32%46%82%40%19%55%57%65%44%44%71%36%45%59%50%**47%55%90%**60%76%52%60%55%58%
Andrew Rice (D)34%36%33%41%34%32%29%37%31%30%61%**41%12%61%23%12%50%75%37%31%26%47%43%19%56%36%34%43%**39%28%6%**24%18%36%32%35%33%
Stephen Wallace (I)6%5%6%9%6%4%4%7%4%6%8%**2%3%4%27%3%6%4%4%7%4%5%11%5%5%9%5%4%**7%8%3%**2%5%8%4%5%6%
Composition of Likely Voters100%48%52%22%29%26%22%51%49%81%6%3%10%46%43%8%44%33%9%46%54%58%25%17%58%38%21%78%42%3%11%10%13%5%6%7%42%58%49%51%
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.