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Univision News/ABC/Latino Decisions National Latino Poll Results January 24, 2012

Latino Registered Voters; N=500 National, +/- 4.4; N=517 Florida +/- 4.4 ~ Florida results here

1. How closely have you been following news about the Republican primary contest for President? Have you been following ?

National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very closely 23% 33% 15% 29% 31% 20% 25% 22% 38% 37% 18% 27% 19% 23% 35% 25% 21% 13% 17% 32% 36% 14% 16% 34% 15% 20% 41%
Somewhat closely 36% 32% 42% 35% 28% 35% 30% 40% 35% 36% 38% 32% 41% 30% 30% 39% 34% 40% 34% 35% 31% 33% 40% 36% 38% 36% 36%
Not too closely 25% 20% 32% 15% 20% 28% 28% 23% 15% 20% 26% 26% 24% 29% 21% 19% 30% 26% 31% 22% 20% 31% 27% 20% 28% 27% 17%
Not at all 15% 14% 10% 20% 15% 16% 15% 15% 11% 7% 18% 13% 15% 17% 13% 16% 14% 21% 17% 10% 9% 21% 15% 10% 18% 17% 6%
Don't know 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 4% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Refused 0% 0% 0% 0% 5% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0%
2. And do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing as President?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Strongly approve 29% 27% 24% 27% 38% 33% 29% 29% 20% 41% 28% 29% 42% 19% 9% 24% 33% 23% 25% 34% 35% 25% 26% 33% 31% 27% 30%
Somewhat approve 34% 27% 41% 37% 37% 30% 34% 35% 21% 35% 37% 32% 40% 34% 20% 34% 35% 46% 26% 31% 34% 38% 35% 33% 33% 37% 29%
Somewhat disapprove 12% 12% 13% 15% 16% 8% 11% 13% 14% 5% 12% 13% 9% 18% 11% 10% 14% 13% 17% 9% 8% 14% 12% 11% 13% 11% 13%
Strongly disapprove 19% 28% 19% 16% 7% 20% 19% 19% 40% 15% 15% 24% 5% 22% 53% 25% 13% 11% 26% 20% 18% 15% 19% 21% 16% 18% 27%
Don't Know 5% 5% 3% 3% 2% 7% 5% 5% 4% 3% 6% 2% 4% 5% 7% 5% 5% 6% 3% 4% 5% 7% 6% 1% 6% 6% 1%
Refused 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 2% 2% 0% 1% 0% 2% 0% 1% 2% 0% 2% 0% 0% 2% 2% 0% 2% 2% 0% 1% 1% 0%
3. And do you approve or disapprove of the job the U.S. Congress is doing?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Strongly approve 5% 7% 3% 4% 10% 6% 9% 2% 10% 4% 5% 6% 5% 5% 6% 6% 5% 5% 1% 6% 10% 7% 3% 5% 8% 1% 2%
Somewhat approve 24% 22% 23% 22% 18% 27% 23% 24% 24% 31% 24% 21% 23% 23% 27% 21% 26% 28% 30% 18% 22% 31% 24% 19% 23% 32% 18%
Somewhat disapprove 25% 25% 26% 19% 22% 29% 20% 29% 18% 20% 29% 20% 28% 24% 18% 22% 27% 36% 22% 21% 21% 25% 28% 24% 30% 23% 25%
Strongly disapprove 36% 37% 38% 39% 39% 31% 34% 38% 35% 36% 32% 45% 34% 37% 41% 43% 30% 23% 41% 45% 36% 22% 40% 44% 27% 41% 52%
Don't Know 8% 8% 7% 14% 9% 6% 10% 7% 9% 9% 9% 7% 10% 8% 6% 5% 11% 9% 5% 8% 10% 13% 4% 8% 11% 2% 3%
Refused 2% 1% 2% 1% 2% 2% 4% 0% 4% 0% 2% 1% 1% 3% 2% 3% 1% 0% 2% 2% 1% 3% 1% 1% 2% 1% 0%
4. Generally speaking, what are the most important issues facing the Latino community that you think Congress and the President should address?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Create more jobs / unemployment 35% 36% 41% 28% 44% 31% 31% 38% 34% 32% 34% 37% 37% 34% 28% 42% 28% 31% 33% 41% 32% 33% 40% 34% 35% 41% 38%
Fix the economy (generic) 15% 28% 17% 7% 19% 12% 18% 12% 32% 28% 11% 16% 13% 13% 23% 17% 13% 8% 18% 18% 11% 10% 10% 20% 8% 18% 23%
Immigration reform / DREAM Act 46% 43% 49% 46% 45% 46% 59% 36% 34% 30% 49% 48% 48% 48% 39% 45% 47% 52% 43% 44% 45% 48% 51% 42% 49% 44% 46%
Education reform / schools 14% 10% 14% 16% 25% 12% 13% 16% 11% 15% 14% 15% 16% 14% 10% 12% 17% 15% 19% 12% 7% 5% 17% 20% 11% 19% 17%
Health care 12% 6% 11% 14% 10% 14% 8% 15% 8% 7% 14% 10% 17% 9% 4% 5% 18% 14% 18% 9% 7% 11% 13% 13% 16% 12% 10%
Wars in Afghanistan or Iraq / War on terror 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 2% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0%
International relations / foreign policy / Latin America 1% 1% 2% 1% 0% 1% 1% 1% 2% 6% 1% 0% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0%
Gas prices / energy prices 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Housing / mortgages 1% 3% 1% 0% 5% 1% 2% 1% 2% 2% 1% 3% 1% 2% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2%
Corruption in government / honesty 1% 1% 0% 1% 3% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 2% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% 2% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0%
Race relations 1% 2% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 2% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Address Taxes / Cut taxes 1% 1% 0% 2% 2% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 2% 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 2% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Something else 10% 11% 8% 10% 6% 13% 9% 11% 9% 10% 11% 9% 13% 7% 7% 11% 10% 14% 8% 9% 8% 6% 6% 17% 16% 4% 7%
4A. Now I'd like to ask you about some people who have been mentioned in the news recently. For each, please tell me whether you have heard of the person, and if your impression is very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable. If you have no opinion, or have never heard of the person, just let me know. Here's the first name: Barack Obama
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 38% 30% 34% 37% 49% 40% 37% 38% 24% 48% 36% 40% 52% 28% 11% 34% 41% 38% 32% 40% 40% 31% 35% 44% 38% 39% 41%
Somewhat favorable 34% 30% 42% 34% 33% 30% 33% 35% 22% 35% 38% 29% 39% 33% 23% 33% 35% 42% 32% 34% 24% 40% 36% 30% 38% 31% 25%
Somewhat unfavorable 10% 14% 7% 9% 6% 12% 10% 10% 15% 5% 9% 12% 5% 16% 15% 9% 11% 6% 14% 10% 14% 11% 10% 9% 10% 12% 9%
Very unfavorable 15% 24% 15% 15% 7% 13% 16% 14% 37% 9% 12% 18% 3% 18% 44% 21% 10% 9% 21% 15% 12% 12% 15% 16% 13% 11% 24%
No opinion 3% 3% 1% 3% 5% 4% 4% 3% 2% 3% 4% 2% 1% 5% 7% 3% 3% 5% 1% 0% 6% 5% 4% 0% 1% 6% 0%
Never hear of 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 3% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
5. How about former President George W. Bush
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 14% 19% 8% 14% 15% 16% 11% 17% 29% 14% 11% 16% 6% 12% 39% 15% 13% 14% 14% 15% 10% 13% 19% 10% 15% 12% 15%
Somewhat favorable 23% 31% 25% 17% 16% 25% 32% 16% 29% 22% 24% 20% 19% 22% 38% 23% 24% 20% 29% 20% 22% 23% 22% 22% 22% 27% 20%
Somewhat unfavorable 15% 14% 13% 19% 23% 12% 14% 16% 16% 14% 14% 16% 12% 22% 11% 15% 15% 14% 11% 19% 19% 16% 15% 16% 15% 13% 20%
Very unfavorable 44% 33% 52% 45% 39% 43% 39% 48% 24% 47% 47% 43% 61% 37% 9% 45% 44% 50% 42% 42% 43% 39% 42% 51% 44% 47% 45%
No opinion 3% 3% 2% 5% 7% 3% 4% 3% 2% 2% 4% 4% 2% 7% 3% 2% 5% 1% 4% 3% 4% 8% 1% 1% 4% 2% 1%
Never hear of 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
6. How about former speaker of the House Newt Gingrich ?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 7% 11% 5% 7% 4% 8% 10% 5% 12% 11% 4% 11% 3% 8% 19% 10% 5% 3% 8% 10% 11% 6% 7% 8% 6% 5% 12%
Somewhat favorable 17% 22% 17% 19% 16% 15% 19% 16% 27% 13% 15% 20% 13% 18% 28% 18% 17% 11% 17% 21% 24% 20% 13% 17% 12% 22% 21%
Somewhat unfavorable 12% 16% 8% 12% 15% 12% 8% 15% 16% 15% 10% 15% 11% 12% 14% 13% 11% 15% 12% 10% 8% 7% 17% 11% 10% 13% 18%
Very unfavorable 30% 21% 32% 28% 33% 30% 17% 40% 21% 32% 31% 27% 41% 23% 8% 29% 30% 28% 33% 32% 23% 10% 31% 44% 22% 41% 42%
No opinion 14% 12% 13% 21% 20% 11% 20% 9% 11% 12% 17% 10% 16% 14% 8% 10% 18% 13% 13% 12% 20% 22% 11% 11% 21% 7% 4%
Never hear of 20% 18% 25% 13% 13% 24% 27% 15% 14% 17% 23% 17% 16% 25% 23% 20% 21% 31% 17% 15% 15% 35% 21% 9% 29% 12% 3%
7. How about former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney ?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 8% 13% 8% 8% 12% 8% 8% 10% 16% 8% 6% 14% 4% 8% 24% 10% 7% 6% 9% 11% 7% 8% 11% 8% 5% 10% 14%
Somewhat favorable 20% 27% 26% 18% 13% 18% 21% 20% 37% 22% 18% 22% 15% 19% 41% 28% 15% 19% 21% 25% 20% 16% 28% 20% 17% 25% 28%
Somewhat unfavorable 19% 13% 16% 21% 19% 20% 13% 23% 11% 14% 19% 20% 25% 14% 5% 11% 24% 26% 15% 18% 9% 15% 11% 28% 16% 21% 24%
Very unfavorable 22% 18% 22% 25% 17% 22% 19% 23% 9% 20% 25% 17% 25% 22% 12% 22% 21% 15% 21% 26% 24% 14% 23% 26% 19% 25% 25%
No opinion 16% 13% 17% 15% 23% 14% 18% 14% 14% 17% 17% 14% 17% 19% 6% 14% 18% 15% 21% 10% 21% 26% 14% 10% 21% 13% 6%
Never hear of 15% 17% 14% 12% 17% 17% 22% 10% 14% 19% 16% 14% 14% 19% 13% 14% 16% 20% 13% 12% 20% 25% 13% 9% 21% 6% 3%
8. How about Texas Congressman Ron Paul ?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 10% 7% 11% 10% 4% 12% 7% 12% 15% 5% 11% 7% 4% 14% 18% 15% 6% 15% 11% 5% 6% 7% 15% 8% 10% 6% 17%
Somewhat favorable 20% 19% 13% 30% 23% 18% 15% 23% 19% 21% 18% 22% 17% 21% 22% 25% 14% 19% 19% 23% 19% 14% 16% 27% 18% 18% 30%
Somewhat unfavorable 15% 15% 16% 18% 13% 13% 10% 19% 11% 17% 15% 16% 17% 13% 16% 15% 16% 10% 19% 19% 16% 11% 17% 17% 11% 16% 20%
Very unfavorable 19% 15% 21% 8% 14% 25% 15% 21% 13% 19% 20% 17% 23% 15% 11% 14% 22% 24% 15% 18% 14% 13% 16% 26% 18% 22% 22%
No opinion 17% 20% 17% 23% 23% 11% 25% 11% 20% 17% 16% 18% 16% 20% 14% 15% 19% 15% 14% 17% 22% 26% 18% 9% 19% 17% 8%
Never hear of 20% 24% 21% 11% 23% 22% 27% 14% 22% 21% 20% 19% 22% 17% 19% 17% 23% 18% 20% 18% 24% 29% 19% 13% 23% 20% 4%
11. How about former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum ?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 4% 6% 3% 5% 7% 3% 4% 4% 9% 2% 3% 5% 2% 5% 9% 4% 4% 2% 5% 5% 2% 4% 3% 5% 3% 2% 9%
Somewhat favorable 12% 16% 10% 17% 9% 11% 12% 12% 12% 21% 10% 14% 7% 16% 21% 15% 10% 10% 11% 14% 18% 13% 10% 13% 9% 13% 19%
Somewhat unfavorable 10% 11% 16% 13% 6% 5% 9% 12% 10% 10% 12% 8% 10% 8% 15% 11% 10% 9% 13% 9% 8% 6% 11% 12% 9% 9% 16%
Very unfavorable 17% 11% 17% 16% 10% 22% 8% 25% 10% 19% 19% 14% 24% 13% 5% 17% 17% 19% 14% 20% 13% 6% 14% 30% 10% 26% 25%
No opinion 23% 21% 25% 25% 37% 17% 26% 21% 27% 21% 22% 24% 23% 28% 15% 22% 23% 21% 26% 22% 22% 26% 28% 16% 24% 25% 18%
Never hear of 33% 35% 31% 25% 31% 41% 42% 26% 31% 27% 34% 35% 35% 30% 36% 31% 36% 39% 31% 29% 36% 45% 35% 25% 45% 26% 12%
12. How about Florida Senator Marco Rubio ?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 10% 29% 4% 10% 11% 9% 14% 8% 37% 12% 4% 17% 4% 10% 28% 13% 9% 4% 8% 15% 18% 10% 9% 11% 8% 13% 11%
Somewhat favorable 11% 25% 11% 12% 4% 7% 13% 9% 17% 16% 10% 10% 9% 13% 13% 12% 10% 8% 12% 12% 17% 14% 7% 13% 9% 15% 15%
Somewhat unfavorable 9% 11% 9% 5% 8% 11% 7% 11% 10% 10% 11% 5% 11% 8% 6% 7% 12% 10% 10% 10% 10% 7% 12% 9% 11% 8% 10%
Very unfavorable 9% 13% 6% 11% 8% 10% 8% 10% 6% 5% 10% 10% 13% 7% 2% 9% 9% 10% 7% 9% 12% 5% 8% 13% 10% 10% 9%
No opinion 23% 15% 26% 23% 31% 21% 25% 21% 26% 25% 21% 24% 24% 26% 14% 23% 22% 26% 18% 24% 23% 25% 21% 23% 24% 26% 21%
Never hear of 37% 7% 45% 39% 38% 40% 32% 41% 3% 31% 43% 34% 38% 35% 37% 36% 38% 44% 45% 30% 19% 38% 43% 31% 38% 28% 34%
13. How about New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez ?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 5% 6% 4% 6% 7% 5% 5% 6% 3% 10% 5% 3% 5% 3% 10% 7% 3% 0% 6% 7% 12% 8% 6% 3% 5% 6% 5%
Somewhat favorable 12% 12% 13% 17% 6% 9% 13% 11% 6% 6% 13% 13% 12% 12% 10% 15% 9% 7% 6% 19% 11% 19% 6% 12% 12% 13% 9%
Somewhat unfavorable 8% 3% 9% 4% 0% 14% 10% 7% 2% 1% 12% 3% 5% 11% 11% 7% 9% 9% 8% 8% 7% 10% 10% 3% 14% 2% 5%
Very unfavorable 6% 4% 5% 10% 12% 3% 6% 5% 2% 4% 6% 6% 5% 8% 2% 6% 6% 4% 5% 7% 8% 3% 10% 5% 6% 7% 5%
No opinion 19% 25% 12% 21% 30% 19% 20% 18% 40% 27% 12% 28% 17% 23% 18% 18% 20% 18% 20% 19% 20% 17% 15% 23% 12% 25% 22%
Never hear of 51% 50% 57% 42% 46% 51% 46% 54% 46% 52% 52% 47% 56% 44% 49% 47% 53% 63% 56% 39% 41% 44% 52% 54% 52% 48% 54%
14. How about Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval ?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 3% 1% 10% 0% 0% 2% 5% 2% 0% 0% 4% 3% 2% 7% 2% 5% 2% 4% 3% 2% 3% 6% 4% 0% 5% 3% 0%
Somewhat favorable 10% 9% 12% 12% 7% 10% 15% 7% 8% 11% 11% 9% 8% 18% 8% 13% 8% 9% 8% 15% 11% 16% 8% 8% 11% 11% 6%
Somewhat unfavorable 4% 4% 4% 4% 0% 6% 4% 5% 2% 8% 5% 2% 5% 4% 5% 4% 4% 3% 0% 7% 13% 6% 6% 2% 8% 1% 5%
Very unfavorable 2% 2% 2% 0% 3% 5% 1% 4% 0% 2% 4% 1% 3% 3% 0% 0% 4% 5% 0% 1% 2% 2% 6% 0% 5% 0% 0%
No opinion 24% 24% 34% 25% 35% 16% 27% 22% 26% 33% 22% 26% 30% 17% 16% 23% 26% 22% 20% 30% 24% 14% 24% 33% 22% 24% 34%
Never hear of 55% 61% 38% 59% 55% 62% 48% 60% 64% 47% 53% 59% 52% 52% 69% 54% 56% 58% 69% 46% 47% 57% 53% 56% 49% 61% 55%

16. [FLORIDA SAMPLE ONLY] How about Florida Senator Bill Nelson ?

15. [FLORIDA SAMPLE ONLY] How about Florida Governor Rick Scott ?
16B. How about former Florida Governor Jeb Bush ?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Very favorable 9% 34% 4% 8% 8% 5% 13% 6% 34% 14% 4% 12% 3% 6% 31% 12% 7% 4% 8% 12% 17% 7% 10% 9% 8% 11% 10%
Somewhat favorable 18% 33% 8% 22% 25% 15% 23% 14% 36% 30% 12% 22% 15% 19% 22% 20% 16% 10% 18% 24% 18% 18% 13% 21% 12% 18% 31%
Somewhat unfavorable 14% 12% 18% 18% 4% 13% 7% 21% 7% 8% 15% 17% 16% 14% 10% 15% 14% 17% 16% 12% 11% 10% 21% 13% 14% 15% 15%
Very unfavorable 21% 12% 21% 17% 26% 25% 13% 27% 11% 26% 22% 18% 29% 15% 8% 21% 21% 25% 18% 20% 21% 11% 20% 29% 18% 26% 23%
No opinion 18% 5% 23% 18% 19% 20% 22% 15% 10% 14% 22% 15% 19% 18% 18% 16% 20% 15% 22% 18% 17% 29% 13% 14% 22% 17% 11%
Never hear of 20% 4% 26% 18% 18% 22% 22% 18% 2% 9% 25% 16% 18% 27% 12% 17% 22% 29% 18% 13% 17% 24% 22% 14% 26% 13% 10%
19. Let's talk for a moment about the 2012 election... In the coming weeks and months, the Republican primary elections will take place to select which candidate will be the Republican nominee for President in 2012. Do you plan to vote in the Republican primary election?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Yes 45% 52% 47% 39% 42% 45% 46% 44% 67% 37% 44% 45% 30% 45% 88% 45% 45% 39% 56% 49% 36% 47% 51% 40% 46% 44% 51%
No 44% 39% 41% 51% 49% 43% 39% 48% 28% 47% 44% 48% 64% 32% 5% 43% 45% 43% 37% 44% 53% 38% 37% 53% 38% 52% 46%
Don't know 10% 8% 12% 9% 9% 12% 15% 8% 5% 16% 12% 8% 5% 22% 7% 11% 10% 18% 7% 6% 10% 16% 12% 6% 16% 4% 3%
Refused 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
20. And if the Republican primary election were being held today, would you vote for Rick Santorum, Ron Paul, Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney or somebody else?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Mitt Romney 25% 35% 20% 11% 44% 28% 23% 27% 44% 30% 22% 25% 20% 14% 40% 29% 22% 26% 32% 17% 29% 12% 35% 27% 26% 32% 25%
Newt Gingrich 16% 20% 9% 23% 10% 17% 18% 14% 16% 22% 13% 20% 9% 17% 21% 20% 11% 8% 15% 22% 21% 14% 15% 19% 10% 18% 24%
Ron Paul 9% 6% 8% 13% 0% 12% 3% 14% 13% 3% 12% 2% 9% 14% 4% 10% 8% 20% 8% 4% 6% 4% 13% 10% 9% 9% 15%
Rick Santorum 4% 7% 3% 7% 0% 2% 3% 5% 4% 4% 3% 4% 3% 4% 5% 4% 4% 1% 5% 5% 4% 2% 1% 8% 3% 3% 8%
Somebody else 20% 7% 34% 17% 14% 18% 19% 22% 2% 20% 27% 13% 32% 14% 14% 21% 19% 34% 16% 17% 11% 16% 23% 22% 23% 17% 17%
Don't know 21% 21% 22% 25% 33% 17% 30% 15% 18% 20% 18% 30% 22% 28% 15% 13% 29% 9% 20% 29% 28% 50% 8% 9% 26% 19% 5%
Refused 3% 2% 3% 3% 0% 5% 4% 2% 1% 0% 4% 3% 4% 4% 1% 2% 4% 3% 3% 2% 1% 2% 3% 3% 2% 2% 2%
21a. If the 2012 election for President was held today and the candidates were Republican Mitt Romney and Democrat Barack Obama, who would you most likely vote for?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Romney 25% 40% 23% 18% 17% 28% 21% 28% 52% 19% 20% 31% 9% 25% 73% 30% 21% 24% 29% 24% 25% 17% 33% 25% 21% 28% 31%
Obama 67% 50% 72% 66% 78% 65% 69% 65% 33% 74% 71% 63% 87% 60% 18% 60% 72% 74% 61% 68% 66% 69% 64% 68% 72% 65% 64%
Undecided / Don't know 8% 11% 4% 16% 6% 7% 10% 7% 15% 7% 9% 6% 4% 15% 9% 10% 7% 2% 10% 9% 9% 14% 3% 7% 6% 7% 4%
21b. If the 2012 election for President was held today and the candidates were Republican Newt Gingrich and Democrat Barack Obama, who would you most likely vote for?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Gingrich 22% 38% 18% 21% 11% 22% 23% 21% 53% 15% 17% 25% 4% 26% 65% 28% 16% 17% 24% 23% 24% 22% 22% 21% 19% 17% 33%
Obama 70% 52% 74% 66% 81% 71% 67% 72% 35% 78% 73% 67% 91% 59% 24% 64% 74% 80% 64% 67% 63% 65% 74% 69% 74% 75% 62%
Undecided / Don't know 8% 11% 8% 13% 8% 7% 10% 8% 12% 7% 9% 8% 5% 14% 11% 8% 10% 2% 11% 9% 13% 13% 4% 10% 7% 9% 5%
22. Marco Rubio, a Cuban American Republican Senator from Florida, has been rumored to be on the list of likely nominees for Vice-President. If Senator Rubio were nominated by the Republicans for Vice-President, what effect if any would it have on your likelihood of voting Republican in the November 2012 presidential election? Would it would make you much more likely to vote Republican for President, somewhat more likely, somewhat less likely, or much less likely to vote Republican for President, or have no effect on your vote?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Much more likely to vote Republican 13% 31% 7% 8% 17% 11% 16% 10% 49% 13% 8% 14% 4% 13% 35% 18% 8% 9% 11% 16% 18% 11% 12% 14% 9% 14% 22%
Somewhat more likely Republican 12% 12% 19% 6% 3% 12% 11% 12% 10% 13% 14% 8% 9% 16% 14% 11% 13% 7% 22% 11% 9% 11% 17% 10% 14% 12% 12%
Somewhat less likely Republican 6% 6% 7% 5% 0% 8% 6% 6% 5% 4% 9% 2% 8% 3% 8% 10% 3% 10% 3% 6% 7% 6% 10% 4% 13% 4% 2%
Much less likely to vote Republican 13% 14% 12% 15% 13% 12% 15% 11% 11% 11% 14% 12% 19% 8% 2% 13% 13% 9% 8% 17% 19% 13% 13% 12% 15% 14% 7%
Have no effect 47% 31% 45% 53% 47% 49% 38% 53% 18% 44% 47% 53% 52% 44% 34% 42% 51% 56% 48% 41% 33% 40% 43% 54% 43% 49% 52%
Don't know 8% 5% 7% 12% 16% 8% 11% 7% 6% 15% 8% 9% 7% 13% 8% 6% 11% 8% 8% 7% 13% 16% 5% 6% 6% 7% 5%
Refused 1% 1% 2% 1% 3% 0% 2% 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 1% 2% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 2% 1% 2% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0%
23b. [FLORIDA SAMPLE ONLY] If the 2012 election for U.S. Senate in Florida was held today and the candidates were Republican Connie Mack and Democrat Bill Nelson who would you most likely vote for?
23a. [FLORIDA SAMPLE ONLY] If the 2012 election for U.S. Senate in Florida was held today and the candidates were Republican George LeMieux and Democrat Bill Nelson who would you most likely vote for?
24. If the 2012 election for U.S. House of Representatives was held today would you vote for the Democratic candidate OR the Republican candidate for Congress in your district, or some other candidate?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Vote Republican - certain 16% 31% 14% 10% 15% 17% 17% 16% 47% 14% 10% 23% 1% 16% 61% 22% 11% 14% 16% 17% 24% 14% 18% 16% 16% 15% 22%
Vote Republican - not-certain 4% 7% 4% 4% 1% 5% 4% 5% 5% 2% 5% 3% 1% 4% 15% 6% 3% 7% 3% 3% 3% 6% 5% 3% 3% 7% 3%
undecided - lean Republican 1% 1% 0% 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 4% 2% 1% 0% 1% 1% 2% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2%
Vote Democrat - certain 46% 25% 51% 53% 51% 45% 48% 45% 16% 41% 50% 48% 74% 25% 4% 39% 53% 48% 41% 48% 50% 42% 41% 53% 49% 49% 40%
Vote Democrat - not-certain 9% 8% 11% 10% 12% 5% 8% 9% 4% 8% 10% 7% 11% 9% 1% 11% 6% 8% 10% 10% 7% 9% 8% 9% 6% 9% 11%
undecided - lean Democrat 3% 3% 4% 3% 3% 1% 3% 2% 2% 9% 2% 2% 3% 3% 2% 1% 4% 2% 1% 3% 4% 2% 1% 4% 3% 3% 3%
Other cadidate / independent candidate 6% 5% 6% 8% 3% 6% 3% 8% 5% 9% 6% 6% 0% 16% 5% 5% 6% 7% 7% 5% 1% 9% 5% 5% 5% 6% 6%
Undecided / Don't know 14% 19% 10% 10% 12% 19% 15% 14% 16% 15% 16% 10% 9% 24% 11% 12% 16% 13% 19% 12% 10% 17% 20% 8% 17% 9% 12%
Refused 0% 2% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 2% 0% 0% 1% 0% 2% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 2%
25. There are many possible causes for our economic troubles these last years. Thinking about the last two administrations, which would you say is MOST responsible for the economy these last few years? Would you say the economic policies of George Bush or Barack Obama are more responsible?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Bush is to blame 66% 51% 66% 68% 61% 69% 61% 68% 25% 71% 72% 55% 82% 49% 42% 62% 68% 76% 66% 62% 52% 49% 75% 72% 72% 75% 52%
Obama is to blame 18% 25% 18% 14% 15% 20% 19% 18% 42% 18% 13% 27% 11% 22% 33% 23% 14% 12% 16% 24% 22% 26% 17% 13% 16% 11% 29%
Both are to blame 9% 8% 8% 16% 11% 6% 7% 10% 9% 7% 10% 8% 5% 16% 11% 10% 9% 6% 16% 6% 12% 15% 5% 8% 5% 8% 16%
Neither / something else 4% 7% 7% 2% 8% 2% 7% 3% 12% 2% 3% 6% 2% 6% 9% 2% 6% 5% 0% 6% 6% 5% 3% 4% 4% 5% 2%
Don't know 3% 9% 1% 0% 5% 3% 6% 1% 12% 2% 2% 4% 0% 6% 5% 3% 3% 1% 1% 3% 6% 5% 0% 2% 3% 2% 1%
Refused 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
26. Thinking about the future of our economy, which party do you trust more to make the right decisions and improve our economic conditions? Would you say you have more confidence in...
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Obama and Democrats 61% 45% 64% 59% 82% 62% 61% 61% 38% 74% 64% 58% 82% 51% 18% 55% 66% 74% 49% 58% 68% 56% 60% 65% 65% 61% 63%
Republicans 24% 38% 21% 26% 13% 23% 23% 25% 47% 11% 20% 30% 9% 28% 64% 29% 20% 23% 30% 27% 15% 25% 27% 22% 22% 21% 30%
Neither 9% 10% 11% 9% 0% 11% 7% 11% 7% 8% 9% 10% 5% 16% 10% 9% 9% 2% 12% 12% 8% 11% 8% 10% 8% 12% 5%
Both 2% 0% 1% 1% 0% 4% 3% 0% 0% 4% 3% 0% 1% 4% 0% 3% 1% 1% 4% 0% 6% 3% 3% 0% 2% 0% 0%
Don't know 3% 6% 4% 3% 0% 1% 4% 2% 4% 3% 3% 2% 2% 2% 5% 2% 3% 0% 5% 1% 3% 4% 2% 2% 2% 5% 1%
Refused 1% 1% 0% 2% 6% 0% 1% 1% 5% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 2% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 2% 0%
27. Alright, which comes closest to your view about what government policy should be toward undocumented immigrants currently residing in the United States? Should the government...
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
All undocumented immigrants felons 11% 14% 9% 12% 10% 11% 8% 13% 16% 7% 10% 14% 10% 12% 13% 13% 10% 10% 15% 10% 8% 11% 10% 13% 10% 12% 14%
Guest worker program 14% 16% 12% 17% 11% 13% 13% 15% 17% 12% 13% 14% 14% 8% 24% 15% 13% 12% 11% 16% 20% 13% 11% 16% 12% 18% 14%
Earned citizenship 71% 64% 77% 63% 67% 73% 74% 67% 58% 75% 74% 64% 74% 71% 60% 67% 73% 75% 72% 69% 60% 69% 77% 67% 75% 69% 68%
Don't know 3% 4% 2% 6% 9% 2% 3% 4% 3% 3% 2% 7% 1% 8% 3% 3% 4% 2% 1% 2% 11% 6% 1% 2% 2% 1% 3%
Refused 1% 3% 0% 2% 2% 0% 1% 1% 5% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 0% 1% 0% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1%
28. There are a lot of different views on the best way to help the economy grow. Do you think it is better for the government to lower people's taxes, or that he government should invest resources in federal projects to stimulate the economy?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Lower taxes 31% 35% 31% 20% 38% 33% 27% 33% 48% 30% 29% 30% 20% 36% 52% 32% 29% 29% 38% 29% 26% 32% 33% 29% 29% 33% 40%
Government should invest 55% 50% 57% 57% 43% 56% 57% 52% 36% 48% 59% 52% 63% 50% 38% 50% 59% 63% 49% 54% 46% 50% 55% 58% 62% 51% 43%
Something else 8% 5% 6% 11% 12% 7% 6% 9% 8% 11% 6% 10% 11% 5% 5% 12% 4% 4% 10% 11% 6% 6% 8% 8% 3% 12% 12%
Don't know 6% 8% 6% 10% 8% 4% 8% 5% 6% 11% 5% 8% 6% 9% 5% 6% 7% 4% 3% 5% 21% 11% 4% 5% 4% 5% 5%
Refused 1% 2% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
29. Recently, a candidate running for President has said - quote: "The DREAM Act is a handout that rewards criminal activity by illegals with special benefits. If the Congress passes the DREAM Act, I will veto it." end quote. Would that statement make you more likely to support the candidate, less likely to support the candidate, or would you not care what they said about immigration policy?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
More likely to support 22% 29% 20% 19% 9% 27% 29% 16% 44% 19% 21% 21% 20% 22% 29% 25% 20% 16% 21% 22% 29% 28% 15% 21% 21% 21% 21%
Less likely to support 54% 37% 65% 42% 65% 52% 47% 59% 28% 44% 59% 52% 61% 48% 41% 52% 55% 72% 59% 47% 26% 40% 66% 56% 58% 53% 55%
Don't care what they say 10% 16% 7% 13% 9% 9% 9% 11% 17% 7% 8% 13% 6% 12% 18% 9% 11% 5% 9% 14% 11% 10% 7% 13% 9% 12% 11%
It depends / Don't know 13% 17% 8% 22% 14% 11% 12% 13% 7% 27% 11% 13% 11% 17% 11% 12% 14% 7% 11% 14% 31% 18% 12% 10% 10% 13% 13%
Refused 1% 2% 0% 3% 3% 0% 2% 1% 3% 3% 1% 1% 2% 1% 0% 2% 1% 0% 0% 2% 3% 3% 1% 0% 2% 1% 0%
30. Recently, a candidate running for President has said - quote "We should not penalize immigrant children who came to this country illegally. The DREAM Act is important to give immigrant youth an opportunity go to college and earn citizenship in America and I will pass it." end quote. Would that statement make you more likely to support the candidate, less likely to support the candidate, or would you not care what they said about immigration policy?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
More likely to support 68% 70% 67% 67% 72% 69% 72% 65% 72% 59% 70% 65% 82% 58% 45% 60% 75% 66% 69% 70% 62% 74% 68% 65% 75% 73% 52%
Less likely to support 8% 6% 12% 8% 0% 8% 3% 12% 4% 5% 10% 7% 4% 9% 18% 10% 7% 8% 8% 10% 10% 7% 9% 9% 9% 7% 11%
Don't care what they say 13% 13% 13% 13% 5% 13% 11% 14% 11% 10% 12% 15% 10% 16% 16% 18% 8% 16% 15% 10% 8% 8% 16% 13% 8% 12% 24%
It depends / Don't know 9% 9% 4% 12% 23% 9% 13% 7% 11% 25% 6% 12% 5% 13% 18% 9% 10% 8% 9% 9% 17% 9% 3% 13% 5% 8% 14%
Refused 2% 1% 4% 1% 0% 1% 1% 2% 1% 0% 2% 1% 0% 4% 3% 3% 0% 3% 0% 1% 3% 2% 3% 0% 3% 0% 0%
32. There is currently a debate in the Congress about whether we should repeal, or keep in place the health care reform bill of 2010. What do you think? Should the entire health care reform bill of 2010 should be repealed, or should it be left to stand as law?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Repeal health care reform 28% 37% 26% 24% 20% 31% 21% 34% 43% 30% 24% 32% 18% 31% 53% 29% 27% 27% 30% 31% 17% 17% 34% 32% 21% 31% 36%
Should be left to stand 57% 41% 64% 55% 62% 56% 61% 53% 35% 54% 61% 53% 68% 48% 37% 58% 55% 62% 52% 54% 61% 62% 53% 54% 64% 56% 47%
Something else / neither 3% 2% 2% 5% 4% 1% 2% 3% 3% 2% 3% 2% 2% 4% 1% 3% 3% 0% 3% 4% 4% 2% 1% 4% 1% 1% 8%
Don't know 12% 19% 8% 15% 14% 11% 14% 10% 20% 14% 12% 10% 11% 15% 9% 9% 15% 9% 14% 10% 17% 18% 10% 9% 13% 10% 9%
Refused 1% 0% 0% 2% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 2% 1% 2% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 2% 0% 1% 1% 0%
33. Would you say the Democratic Party is currently doing a good job of reaching out to Hispanics, that they don't care too much about Hispanics, or that they are being hostile towards Hispanics?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Doing a good job 39% 32% 40% 49% 35% 37% 35% 43% 35% 49% 37% 42% 48% 30% 30% 44% 35% 44% 28% 43% 42% 37% 42% 39% 36% 42% 43%
Don't care too much 37% 43% 30% 31% 36% 44% 41% 34% 41% 31% 40% 32% 34% 40% 39% 34% 39% 39% 38% 38% 31% 38% 36% 38% 43% 40% 29%
Being hostile 9% 11% 11% 8% 13% 6% 10% 8% 9% 11% 7% 12% 6% 12% 13% 9% 9% 8% 11% 7% 7% 7% 8% 10% 9% 9% 7%
Don't know 13% 11% 20% 11% 11% 11% 12% 14% 12% 7% 15% 12% 11% 17% 12% 11% 15% 7% 21% 11% 19% 17% 12% 10% 11% 8% 18%
Refused 2% 3% 0% 2% 5% 2% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 6% 2% 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 2% 3%
34. Would you say the Republican Party is currently doing a good job of reaching out to Hispanics, that they don't care too much about Hispanics, or that they are being hostile towards Hispanics?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Doing a good job 17% 24% 16% 20% 12% 15% 15% 19% 31% 18% 15% 18% 8% 17% 43% 23% 12% 20% 17% 14% 21% 17% 21% 13% 16% 15% 21%
Don't care too much 45% 44% 45% 43% 47% 45% 46% 44% 43% 55% 44% 43% 55% 40% 25% 42% 47% 46% 42% 47% 45% 46% 42% 47% 48% 47% 45%
Being hostile 27% 19% 30% 30% 25% 28% 27% 28% 16% 19% 31% 25% 30% 31% 12% 25% 29% 29% 28% 29% 20% 23% 28% 30% 27% 30% 22%
Don't know 9% 11% 9% 6% 11% 10% 11% 7% 10% 8% 8% 11% 7% 11% 12% 8% 10% 4% 9% 10% 14% 14% 7% 7% 8% 5% 8%
Refused 2% 2% 2% 0% 5% 2% 2% 2% 1% 1% 2% 3% 0% 0% 9% 2% 2% 2% 4% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 4% 3%
35. [FLORIDA SAMPLE ONLY] How well do you think Hispanics here in (COUNTYNAME) County are represented in the Florida state legislature? Do you think Hispanics are represented very well, okay, not too well, or not well at all?
31. Do you support or oppose the DREAM Act, which would provide undocumented immigrant youth a path to citizenship if they attend college or serve in the U.S. Military?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Strongly support 66% 61% 61% 63% 76% 70% 70% 62% 58% 52% 69% 64% 76% 57% 52% 63% 68% 68% 64% 67% 65% 66% 64% 68% 72% 64% 58%
Somewhat support 19% 17% 23% 23% 14% 17% 16% 22% 16% 38% 18% 18% 18% 24% 16% 19% 20% 20% 18% 19% 21% 22% 23% 15% 18% 22% 19%
Somewhat oppose 5% 5% 5% 6% 4% 5% 4% 6% 2% 5% 5% 5% 1% 5% 14% 7% 3% 7% 6% 3% 3% 3% 4% 8% 5% 5% 9%
Strongly oppose 5% 7% 8% 3% 0% 5% 4% 7% 14% 2% 5% 6% 3% 8% 8% 7% 4% 4% 8% 4% 5% 6% 5% 5% 4% 6% 8%
Don't know 4% 8% 4% 4% 5% 3% 6% 3% 8% 3% 3% 6% 2% 6% 7% 4% 5% 1% 3% 5% 6% 3% 3% 4% 1% 3% 6%
Refused 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 2% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0%
36. [FLORIDA SAMPLE ONLY] Do you think the number of Hispanics currently elected to office in Florida is about the right amount, should be increased, or should be decreased?
37. When you watch news on television, how often do you watch news programming on Spanish language television? Would you say that you watch...
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Every day 27% 37% 29% 29% 36% 19% 42% 15% 35% 28% 25% 30% 27% 26% 29% 24% 29% 12% 24% 35% 48% 43% 23% 16% 37% 18% 9%
Few times a week 25% 24% 32% 26% 24% 20% 33% 19% 16% 25% 28% 22% 27% 27% 16% 24% 26% 32% 22% 22% 22% 33% 22% 23% 29% 26% 16%
Few times a month 12% 10% 9% 11% 12% 14% 7% 15% 7% 13% 14% 7% 14% 10% 7% 11% 12% 13% 12% 12% 9% 6% 13% 15% 13% 14% 11%
Few times a year 12% 11% 12% 6% 10% 15% 7% 15% 15% 16% 9% 15% 9% 13% 17% 16% 8% 17% 15% 8% 3% 4% 13% 17% 8% 14% 23%
Never 24% 17% 17% 27% 11% 32% 9% 35% 26% 17% 24% 23% 22% 22% 30% 24% 23% 26% 27% 21% 17% 13% 29% 28% 13% 28% 40%
Don't know 1% 0% 1% 1% 3% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% 2% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Refused 0% 1% 0% 0% 3% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
39. How about as compared to the 2008 presidential election? Would you say you are MORE enthusiastic about voting in 2012, or that you were more enthusiastic about voting back in 2008?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
More enthusiastic about 2012 38% 38% 30% 36% 28% 47% 32% 43% 45% 36% 40% 31% 38% 33% 44% 42% 35% 37% 38% 38% 43% 33% 38% 40% 41% 34% 40%
More enthusiastic back in 2008 46% 39% 58% 45% 50% 36% 46% 45% 25% 48% 46% 49% 46% 48% 38% 43% 47% 52% 48% 42% 35% 49% 47% 42% 47% 52% 40%
No difference / same level 14% 19% 12% 14% 15% 15% 20% 10% 26% 15% 13% 15% 14% 15% 16% 15% 14% 9% 13% 19% 17% 13% 14% 17% 10% 13% 19%
Don't know 1% 2% 0% 4% 3% 1% 2% 1% 4% 1% 1% 2% 1% 3% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 0% 4% 4% 0% 0% 1% 0% 1%
Refused 1% 2% 0% 1% 3% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 3% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
40. Thinking back over the past three years since Obama became president, do you consider yourself more excited about President Obama and what he has accomplished, or less excited about Obama after three years in office?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
More excited about Obama 30% 24% 32% 26% 26% 33% 24% 34% 19% 37% 34% 20% 40% 24% 10% 31% 28% 37% 21% 29% 31% 27% 30% 32% 38% 24% 32%
Same level of excitement 14% 12% 11% 22% 20% 11% 17% 12% 15% 15% 14% 14% 17% 13% 8% 14% 14% 10% 16% 14% 19% 22% 9% 12% 13% 16% 10%
Less excited about Obama 53% 58% 55% 47% 48% 53% 54% 52% 62% 46% 49% 60% 40% 58% 80% 53% 52% 50% 60% 55% 46% 48% 59% 53% 46% 58% 58%
Don't know 2% 4% 2% 3% 3% 0% 2% 2% 2% 1% 2% 3% 2% 3% 1% 1% 3% 1% 3% 1% 3% 1% 2% 2% 3% 1% 0%
Refused 1% 2% 1% 1% 4% 3% 3% 1% 2% 0% 1% 4% 2% 2% 1% 1% 2% 1% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 2% 0%
42. When it comes to deciding if you will vote, and who to vote for, what are issues are most important in how you evaluate the candidates and in your decision to vote in 2012?
National Florida CA TX NY/NJ Oth Foreign US born CU PR MX OTRO Dem Ind GOP Male Female 18-35 36-49 50-69 70_+ HS_or les Some Coll Coll Grad < $40K $40-79K > $80K
Create more jobs / unemployment 25% 23% 31% 20% 33% 23% 26% 25% 31% 19% 23% 30% 26% 24% 26% 32% 20% 22% 25% 30% 22% 28% 27% 24% 23% 30% 28%
Fix the economy (generic) 36% 50% 36% 24% 47% 33% 41% 30% 54% 46% 28% 42% 37% 30% 39% 40% 31% 34% 35% 41% 37% 32% 31% 43% 30% 39% 44%
Address Wall Street / Banking crisis 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Immigration reform / DREAM Act 24% 17% 26% 22% 17% 26% 28% 19% 18% 12% 26% 22% 25% 23% 18% 17% 29% 26% 29% 20% 19% 29% 24% 20% 31% 22% 15%
Education reform / schools 14% 10% 20% 11% 17% 10% 11% 15% 11% 11% 15% 13% 14% 12% 15% 11% 15% 19% 17% 9% 5% 7% 14% 19% 14% 14% 18%
Health care 16% 11% 14% 24% 12% 13% 12% 18% 14% 17% 19% 8% 19% 14% 8% 10% 20% 13% 17% 18% 15% 13% 21% 14% 14% 16% 21%
Wars in Afghanistan or Iraq / War on terror 3% 2% 3% 5% 5% 1% 1% 4% 1% 4% 3% 2% 3% 2% 3% 4% 2% 3% 1% 3% 1% 1% 2% 5% 4% 3% 2%
International relations / foreign policy / Latin America 2% 5% 1% 2% 5% 2% 3% 2% 6% 3% 1% 4% 2% 3% 4% 4% 1% 3% 2% 2% 2% 0% 4% 2% 1% 2% 2%
Gas prices / energy prices 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Housing / mortgages 1% 2% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 2% 0% 0% 2% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1%
Corruption in government / honesty 2% 3% 2% 1% 0% 2% 0% 3% 3% 4% 2% 2% 2% 3% 0% 3% 1% 3% 0% 2% 1% 1% 1% 3% 2% 2% 0%
Global warming / environment 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 2% 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 3%
Race relations 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 2% 0% 2% 2% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 0% 1% 2% 1% 2% 1% 0%
Address Taxes / Cut taxes 4% 1% 3% 9% 5% 2% 2% 5% 4% 1% 4% 4% 4% 2% 7% 6% 1% 5% 5% 3% 0% 2% 5% 4% 2% 4% 10%
Abortion / gay marriage / family values 3% 3% 0% 0% 0% 7% 1% 4% 2% 4% 3% 2% 3% 3% 2% 1% 4% 5% 5% 0% 0% 0% 3% 4% 3% 0% 6%
Something else 16% 15% 10% 17% 13% 22% 14% 18% 11% 28% 16% 13% 13% 20% 17% 16% 16% 15% 12% 16% 25% 13% 14% 19% 15% 19% 16%