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Behind the Numbers
Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 07/24/2009

New Palin Numbers

Here are some of the change numbers on Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's (R) behind today's Washington Post poll story about a new low in her favorability rating.

Palin favorability in Washington Post-ABC News polls

%favorable (% strongly favorable)

                   Post-Conv.*     Now      Change in pts. 
All                58% (35%)     40% (20%)   -18 (-15) 

Democrats          34  (12)      20  (11)    -14 ( -1)
Republicans        88  (66)      70  (41)    -18 (-24)
Independents       60  (35)      40  (17)    -20 (-18)

Liberals           27  ( 9)      18  ( 8)     -9 ( -1)
Moderates          58  (28)      30  (12)    -28 (-16)
Conservatives      77  (58)      61  (35)    -16 (-23)

Wh. evang. Prots.  77  (53)      62  (33)    -15 (-20)

*Post-convention poll was registered voters; July poll among all adults. 
Last September about eight in 10 Americans said they were registered to vote.

By  |  09:32 AM ET, 07/24/2009

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