Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #13351
Hagan, Neal Neck-and-Neck in Dem Senate Race With Majority Undecided Or Looking At Other Candidates: 12 weeks from North Carolina's Democratic Primary for United States Senate, State Senator Kay Hagan and businessman Jim Neal are tied in their race to face off against Republican incumbent Elizabeth Dole in November. SurveyUSA's latest tracking poll conducted exclusively for WTVD-TV in Raleigh today shows it 24% Hagan, 23% Neal -- but 15% of likely voters today cast their ballot for one of three other candidates in the race, and 38% say they are undecided. Podiatrist Howard Staley gets 8% of the vote today; 1 in 7 unaffiliated voters go with him. John Ross Hendrix, a former Republican, takes 4%; truck driver Duskin Lassiter takes 3% of the vote.
Filtering: 2,000 state of NC adults were interviewed by SurveyUSA 02/11/08. Of the adults, 1,669 were registered to vote. Of them 580 were determined by SurveyUSA to be likely to vote in the 05/06/08 NC Democratic Primary.
If the Democratic Primary for United States Senate were today, would you vote for ...(names rotated) Kay Hagan? Jim Neal? John Ross Hendrix? Duskin Lassiter? Howard Staley? Or some other Democrat?
580 Likely VotersAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 4.2 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratUnaffiliConservaModerateLiberalCharlottRaleigh South &
Other / Undecided38%34%41%32%38%35%48%35%40%39%37%******38%29%37%31%36%37%37%42%
Composition of Likely Voters100%46%54%17%30%31%22%47%53%60%34%2%4%0%93%7%17%38%22%32%52%17%
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.