Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #18922
 
Support For Slot Machines at Wichita Greyhound Park: 71% of Sedgwick County KS adults today say they would support allowing slot machines at Wichita Greyhound Park, according to this latest exclusive KWCH-TV news poll conducted by SurveyUSA. 14% of those who recall voting "No" on Proposition 2 in 2007 -- which would have allowed the slot machines -- today say they support the plan. Proposition 2 failed by a margin of 246 votes in 2007.
 
1In August 2007, Sedgwick County held a special election. Proposition 2 in that special election asked about allowing slot machines to be operated at the Wichita Greyhound Park. Do you remember how you voted on Proposition 2?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRace2007 VoteParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherYesNoNot SureRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Yes41%45%37%37%41%46%47%23%14%26%100%0%0%49%30%48%48%41%28%
No20%26%15%17%20%25%18%24%41%28%0%100%0%23%21%18%26%16%27%
Not Sure / Didn't Vote38%29%48%46%38%29%36%54%45%45%0%0%100%29%49%35%26%43%45%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%30%43%26%79%8%7%6%41%20%38%40%33%25%40%39%13%
 
 
2Have you ever been to the Sumner County Casino?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRace2007 VoteParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherYesNoNot SureRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Yes24%22%27%30%22%21%28%18%6%5%36%8%20%20%23%34%25%24%16%
No72%72%72%62%78%76%71%81%63%91%63%82%77%78%76%57%74%75%67%
Not Sure4%6%1%8%1%3%2%1%31%4%0%10%3%1%1%8%1%1%17%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%30%43%26%79%8%7%6%41%20%38%40%33%25%40%39%13%
 
 
3Today, do you support or oppose allowing slot machines at Wichita Greyhound Park?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRace2007 VoteParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.1%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherYesNoNot SureRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Support71%68%73%80%65%69%76%69%47%30%98%14%71%71%65%75%66%74%63%
Oppose25%27%22%17%30%25%20%30%40%56%2%80%20%23%30%21%29%24%29%
Not Sure5%5%5%3%5%6%4%2%13%14%1%6%9%5%5%4%5%2%8%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%30%43%26%79%8%7%6%41%20%38%40%33%25%40%39%13%