Here Are The Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #10702

Geography Surveyed: CA 4th Congressional District
Data Collected: 10/20/2006 - 10/22/2006
Release Date: 10/23/2006 2:15 PM ET
Sponsor: KXTV-TV Sacramento

Republican Doolittle Holds CA4 House Seat for GOP: In an election in California's 4th Congressional District today, 10/23/06, Republican incumbent John Doolittle defeats Democrat challenger Charles Brown, 51% to 41%, according to a SurveyUSA poll conducted exlusively for KXTV-TV Sacramento. 79% of Republicans vote for Doolittle. 85% of Democrats support Brown. Independents favor Brown by 16 points. Among CA4 likely voters, Republicans have a 54% to 29% advantage over Democrats in SurveyUSA's turnout model. Doolittle leads by 16 points among men, 6 points among women. Doolittle leads among voters under age 65; older voters are split. Among those who approve of President George W. Bush, 84% support Doolittle. Among those who disapprove of Bush, 79% support Brown. Bush's approval rating among likely voters in the district is 52%. Doolittle was first elected to Congress in 1990.

Filtering: 1,000 adults from California's 4th Congressional District were interviewed 10/20/06 through 10/22/06. Of them, 840 were registered to vote. Of them, 581 were judged to be "likely" voters. Crosstabs reflect Likely Voters.

  Asked of 581 Likely Voters
  Credibility Interval for this question = ± 4.1 percentage points.

If the election for U.S. House of Representatives were today, and you were standing in the voting booth right now, who would you vote for? Republican John Doolittle? Democrat Charles Brown? Or Libertarian Dan Warren?

51% Doolittle (R)
41% Brown (D)
5% Warren (L)
3% Undecided

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