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  Washington Post-ABC News Poll: Kosovo, Politics

Monday, June 7, 1999

This poll is based on random telephone interviews with 1,206 adults on June 5-6, 1999. The margin of error is plus or minus 3 percentage points.

LV = Likely voter
RV = Registered voter
* = Less than 0.5 percent

1. Do you approve or disapprove of the way Bill Clinton is handling his job as president?

           ------Approve-----------    -------Disapprove--------   No
           NET   Strongly   Somewhat   NET   Somewhat   Strongly  opin.
6/6/99      58     30         28         38      12        26       4
4/26/99     60     NA         NA         37      NA        NA       3
3/14/99     64     38         26         34       9        25       3
2/14/99     68     46         22         30       7        23       2
2/12/99     67     NA         NA         31      NA        NA       2
2/7/99      66     45         21         33       9        24       1
1/30/99     65     43         22         33       7        26       2
1/19/99     66     NA         NA         32      NA        NA       2
1/13/99     63     NA         NA         34      NA        NA       3
1/10/99     62     NA         NA         36      NA        NA       1
12/20/98    67     48         20         30       6        23       3
12/19/98    66     47         19         31       7        24       3
12/13/98    64     43         21         35      10        25       2
12/11/98    60     NA         NA         37      NA        NA       3
11/22/98    61     NA         NA         34      NA        NA       5
11/7/98     63     NA         NA         36      NA        NA       1
11/1/98     65     41         25         33      10        23       1
11/1/98  LV 58     40         18         41      10        31       1
1/10/98     67     48         19         30       8        23       3
10/10/98LV  61     47         14         38       8        30       1
10/25/98    62     40         22         32       8        23       6
10/25/98 LV 58     42         15         40       8        32       2
10/18/98    62     40         22         34       9        25       4
10/18/98 LV 57     39         18         41       7        34       2
9/28/98     63     42         21         35       8        26       2
9/28/98  LV 57     43         14         43       6        37       1
9/21/98     60     NA         NA         39      NA        NA       1
9/14/98     59     NA         NA         37      NA        NA       4
9/13/98 eve 60     NA         NA         38      NA        NA       2
9/13/98 day 59     NA         NA         37      NA        NA       3
9/12/98     59     NA         NA         39      NA        NA       3
9/11/98     56     NA         NA         42      NA        NA       3
9/9/98      57     NA         NA         40      NA        NA       3
8/23/98     64     NA         NA         33      NA        NA       3
8/21/98     66     41         25         31      10        21       3
8/20/98     65     NA         NA         32      NA        NA       3
8/19/98     60     NA         NA         38      NA        NA       2
8/17/98     61     NA         NA         36      NA        NA       3
8/16/98     62     NA         NA         33      NA        NA       4
7/29/98     63     NA         NA         33      NA        NA       4
7/12/98     63     34         29         31      11        20       6
6/18/98     59     NA         NA         34      NA        NA       7
6/2/98      61     NA         NA         34      NA        NA       5
5/12/98     64     NA         NA         32      NA        NA       4
4/4/98      65     NA         NA         31      NA        NA       4
4/1/98      66     NA         NA         29      NA        NA       4
3/17/98     66     NA         NA         30      NA        NA       4
3/16/98     63     NA         NA         34      NA        NA       3
2/18/98     67     NA         NA         30      NA        NA       3
1/31/98     67     42         24         29      10        19       4
1/30/98     69     NA         NA         27      NA        NA       4
1/29/98     68     NA         NA         27      NA        NA       5
1/26/98     60     NA         NA         35      NA        NA       4
1/25/98     59     31         28         37      13        25       4
1/24/98     57     30         26         40      13        27       3
1/19/98     60     24         36         35      15        19       5
1/13/98     62     NA         NA         31      NA        NA       7
11/12/97    59     NA         NA         35      NA        NA       6
10/13/97    59     NA         NA         36      NA        NA       6
8/27/97     58     NA         NA         37      NA        NA       5
7/8/97      64     NA         NA         31      NA        NA       5
6/8/97      59     NA         NA         36      NA        NA       5
4/24/97     56     NA         NA         39      NA        NA       5
3/25/97     56     NA         NA         33      NA        NA      11
3/9/97      55     NA         NA         41      NA        NA       4
10/8/96 LV  58     NA         NA         38      NA        NA       4
10/8/96 RV  59     NA         NA         37      NA        NA       4
9/4/96  RV  57     NA         NA         38      NA        NA       4
8/5/96      59     NA         NA         37      NA        NA       4
6/30/96     56     NA         NA         39      NA        NA       5
5/22/96     58     20         37         39      17        22       3
3/31/96     52     21         30         40      16        25       8
3/7/96      53     19         34         45      19        26       2
3/10/96     55     23         32         40      17        24       4
4/21/96     51     NA         NA         43      NA        NA       6
1/7/96      53     22         31         43      16        28       4
11/19/95    54     NA         NA         41      NA        NA       5
11/13/95    54     20         34         41      20        21       5
10/1/95     52     17         35         43      19        24       5
7/17/95     51     14         37         45      20        25       4
6/8/95      47     NA         NA         45      NA        NA       8
5/14/95     56     20         36         41      23        18       3
3/19/95     52     17         35         45      19        26       3
3/5/95      46     NA         NA         49      NA        NA       4
1/29/95     54     20         34         43      21        22       3
1/4/9       45     13         31         51      22        29       5
12/20/94    44     NA         NA         50      NA        NA       6
11/6/94  RV 52     20         32         43      16        26       5
10/31/94    48     17         31         49      19        30       3
10/23/94    49     18         31         48      19        29       4
10/9/94     45     13         32         51      21        30       4
9/25/94     44     13         31         51      20        31       5
9/11/94     46     15         30         51      19        33       3
8/16/94     44     NA         NA         51      NA        NA       5
8/7/94      47     17         31         47      20        27       5
6/26/94     50     16         34         44      17        28       6
5/15/94     51     19         32         44      17        28       4
3/27/94     57     23         34         41      16        25       3
3/22/94     47     NA         NA         45      NA        NA       7
3/08/94     52     NA         NA         40      NA        NA       8
2/27/94     58     20         38         38      15        23       4
1/23/94     56     22         34         34      14        20      10
1/9/94      59     20         39         36      15        21       4
12/19/93    58     22         36         40      20        20       3
11/14/93    49     16         33         45      20        25       6
10/31/93    52     17         35         41      17        24       7
10/10/93    51     20         31         43      18        25       5
10/3/93     52     19         33         36      14        22      12
9/19/93     51     NA         NA         41      NA        NA       8
8/8/93      45     16         29         51      19        32       4
6/28/93     43     13         29         50      19        31       7
6/15/93     45     NA         NA         48      NA        NA       7
5/23/93     46     17         30         48      18        30
4/26/93     59     22         37         39      17        21       2
2/28/93     60     28         32         33      11        22       7
2/23/93     63     28         35         30      11        19       7
2/14/93     54     23         31         31      15        16      15
2. Do you approve or disapprove of the way Al Gore is handling his job as vice president?
           Approve    Disapprove    No opinion
6/6/99       55           30             16
3/14/99      60           26             13
2/14/99      59           23             18
7/12/98      55           22             23
1/19/98      54           31             15
3. Do you approve or disapprove of the way the U.S. Congress is doing its job?
               Approve        Disapprove        No opinion
6/6/99            48              46                 6
3/14/99           44              49                 7
2/14/99           46              50                 4
12/20/98          44              51                 5
12/19/98          45              50                 5
12/13/98          49              46                 5
11/7/98           41              55                 4
11/1/98           49              47                 5
11/1/98LV         47              51                 2
10/25/98          45              44                11
10/25/98LV        45              48                 7
10/18/98          46              45                 8
10/18/98LV        45              49                 5
9/28/98           52              44                 4
9/28/98LV         52              46                 2
8/21/98           55              39                 6
7/12/98           46              44                11
5/12/98           45              45                 9
4/4/98            47              45                 8
1/31/98           55              35                10
1/30/98           55              35                10
1/25/98           56              37                 8
1/24/98           55              38                 7
1/19/98           47              49                 5
10/13/97          36              57                 7
8/27/97           39              54                 7
7/8/97            40              53                 6
4/24/97           40              53                 7
3/9/97            35              60                 5
8/5/96            42              52                 7
6/30/96           35              58                 7
5/22/96           35              60                 5
3/10/96           30              64                 6
1/7/96            31              65                 5
11/19/95          27              68                 5
10/1/95           32              65                 3
7/17/95           34              63                 3
3/19/95           39              56                 5
1/29/95           42              52                 6
10/31/94          21              72                 8
10/23/94          18              78                 4
9/11/94           24              70                 5
6/26/94           34              61                 5
3/27/94           35              62                 3
2/27/94           32              64                 4
1/23/94           29              60                11
11/14/93          28              66                 6
8/8/93            33              64                 3
4/26/93           30              69                 2
1/17/93           29              66                 6
4/9/92            17              78                 5
3/18/92           19              76                 5
2/2/92            32              64                 4
12/15/91          35              59                 6
10/21/91          45              50                 5
6/2/91            49              46                 5
10/14/90          34              63                 3
2/4/90            41              55                 4
1/16/90           39              55                 6
8/21/89           42              53                 5
5/23/89           54              44                 2
2/14/89           53              44                 3
1/23/88*          43              53                 4
6/1/87*           56              40                 4
6/22/85*          54              37                 9
5/83*             33              43                24
6/81*             38              40                22
6/79*             19              61                20
9/78*             29              49                22
6/77*             34              42                24
6/75*             29              54                17
8/74*             48              35                17
4. Do you approve or disapprove of the way the Republicans in Congress are doing their job?
               Approve    Disapprove    No opinion
6/6/99            41         52              7 
3/14/99           40         56              4
7/8/97            40         54              6
9/15/96 Reg.      46         48              6
6/30/96           38         56              6
4/5/95            45         50              5
10/31/94          33         59              7
10/23/94          31         64              5
9/11/94           35         59              6
5. Do you approve or disapprove of the way the Democrats in Congress are doing their job?
               Approve        Disapprove        No opinion
6/6/99            51              42                 7
3/14/99           51              42                 7
7/8/97            45              49                 6
4/5/95            36              60                 4
10/31/94          39              53                 8
10/23/94          36              59                 5
9/11/94           41              53                 6
6. Do you approve or disapprove of the way Bill Clinton is handling the situation in Kosovo?
           Approve    Disapprove    No opinion
6/6/99        54          41             5
5/16/99       53          41             6
4/26/99       56          36             9
4/8/99        56          38             6
4/6/99        60          34             6
4/5/99        57          36             8
3/30/99       54          30            16
3/28/99       51          31            17
3/26/99       51          32            17
3/23/99       48          39            12
6a. As you may know, the United States plans to send 7,000 ground troops into Kosovo as part of a larger NATO peacekeeping force after a peace agreement is finalized and Serbian troops withdraw from Kosovo. Do you favor or oppose this plan?
               Favor    Oppose    No opinion
6/6/99           46       48          6
7. Would you say the conflict in Serbia has gone better than you expected for the United States and its allies, worse than expected, or has it gone about the way you expected?
           Better than    Worse than     About as     No
            expected       expected      expected    opin.
6/6/99         13             26            55         7       
Compare To:
So far, would you say the conflict in Serbia is going better than you expected for the United States and its allies, worse than expected, or is it going about the way you expected?
           Better than    Worse than     About as     No
            expected       expected      expected    opin.
4/6/99          5             32            57         6
4/5/99          3             34            57         6
Compare to Gulf War:
2/24/91        49              5            43         3
2/5/91         27             13            55         4
1/27/91        28             15            54         2
1/20/91        39              7            50         4
1/18/91        50              4            45         2
8. As of now, which side do you think won the Kosovo conflict - (Serbia), or (the United States and its European allies)?
                        US and its        Neither        No           
           Serbia     European allies    draw (vol.)    opin.
6/6/99      17              48              27           8
Compare To:
As of now, which side do you think is winning the Kosovo conflict - (Serbia), or (the United States and its European allies)?
                        US and its        Neither        No           
           Serbia     European allies    draw (vol.)    opin.
5/16/99      22             45              28           5
4/26/99      25             47              21           6
9. Considering everything, do you think the United States did the right thing in getting involved in a military conflict in Serbia, or do you think it was a mistake?
             Yes, right thing    No, mistake    No opinion
6/6/99             48                47             5
5/16/99            54                42             3
4/26/99            56                41             2
4/6/99             58                40             2
10. Do you think Serbian leader Slobodan Milosevic should be put on trial for war crimes, or not?
             Yes    No    No opinion
6/6/99        83    10         6
11. I'm going to read you a few names. For each, please tell me if you have a favorable or unfavorable impression of that person, or perhaps you don't know enough to say. How about (Read name)? Summary table:
                   Favorable      Unfavorable      No opinion
Bill Clinton          52             44                 4
Hillary Clinton       59             35                 6
Al Gore               52             34                14
Governor George W.
Bush of Texas         54             15                30
Elizabeth Dole        58             17                25
Bill Bradley          28             11                61
Trend:
Bill Clinton
             ----Favorable ----       ---Unfavorable ---           No
            Net  Strngly    Smewht    Net  Strngly    Smewht    opinion
6/6/99       52    NA         NA      44      NA        NA         4
2/14/99      57    32         25      40      29        11         3
1/30/99      54    35         19      42      30        12         3
9/28/98      48    NA         NA      47      NA        NA         5
8/23/98      45    NA         NA      49      NA        NA         6
8/21/98      56    NA         NA      40      NA        NA         4
8/19/98      39    NA         NA      57      NA        NA         4
7/12/98      54    NA         NA      40      NA        NA         6
5/12/98      54    NA         NA      42      NA        NA         4
4/4/98       55    NA         NA      39      NA        NA         6
2/18/98      56    NA         NA      41      NA        NA         3
1/30/98      60    NA         NA      35      NA        NA         6
1/25/98      54    NA         NA      42      NA        NA         5
1/24/98      51    NA         NA      44      NA        NA         5
1/19/98      59    NA         NA      35      NA        NA         6
1/12/98      59    NA         NA      33      NA        NA         7
10/13/97     59    NA         NA      37      NA        NA         4
9/10/97      57    NA         NA      38      NA        NA         5
3/9/97       60    NA         NA      38      NA        NA         3
9/4/96 RV    58    NA         NA      38      NA        NA         4
6/30/96      56    NA         NA      38      NA        NA         5
10/30/95     54    NA         NA      41      NA        NA         6
7/17/95      59    NA         NA      38      NA        NA         3
6/8/95       53    NA         NA      43      NA        NA         4
3/19/95      55    NA         NA      42      NA        NA         3
10/31/94     51    NA         NA      44      NA        NA         5
5/15/94      57    NA         NA      40      NA        NA         3
3/27/94      59    NA         NA      37      NA        NA         4
1/23/94      60    NA         NA      32      NA        NA         8
11/14/93     58    NA         NA      37      NA        NA         5
11/11/93     52    NA         NA      43      NA        NA         6
8/8/93       56    NA         NA      39      NA        NA         5
4/26/93      59    NA         NA      29     NA         NA        12
2/23/93      59    NA         NA      30      NA        NA        11
1/17/93      68    NA         NA      20      NA        NA        11
10/18/92 LV  56    NA         NA      36      NA        NA         8
9/27/92  LV  55    NA         NA      36      NA        NA         9
8/23/92  RV  54    NA         NA      36      NA        NA         10
7/19/92  RV  58    NA         NA      23      NA        NA         18
7/8/92       52    NA         NA      33      NA        NA         15
6/7/92       41    NA         NA      38      NA        NA         21
3/18/92      37    NA         NA      37      NA        NA         26
3/11/92      39    NA         NA      31      NA        NA         30
2/2/92       37    NA         NA      24      NA        NA         39
1/27/92      23    NA         NA      11      NA        NA         66
10/21/91     13    NA         NA      9       NA        NA         78
Compare To:
Do you have a favorable or unfavorable impression of Bill Clinton as a person?
           -------Favorable----------  -----Unfavorable---------    No
            Net   Strgly     Smewht    Net    Strgly    Smewht     opin.
3/14/99*    30     NA          NA      67       NA         NA        4
3/4/99*     40     NA          NA      54       NA         NA        6
12/15/98*   41     22          19      56       39         17        3
11/1/98*    42     NA          NA      54       NA         NA        4
11/1/98LV*  37     NA          NA      60       NA         NA        3
Hillary Clinton
                    Favorable    Unfavorable    No opinion
6/6/99                 59            35             6
3/14/99                60            36             4
2/14/99                63            31             6
11/1/98                64            31             5
11/1/98LV              60            36             3
8/21/98                64            28             8
8/19/98                64            32             4
4/4/98                 58            33            10
1/30/98                60            30            10
1/19/98                52            39             9
3/9/97                 47            44             9
9/4/96RV               47            42            12
6/30/96                44            47             9
1/21/96                28            36            36
1/19/96                32            34            34
10/31/94               47            44             8
5/15/94                54            41             5
3/27/94                53            39             8
1/23/94                55            34            11
11/14/93               58            33             9
8/8/93                 59            33             8
4/26/93                54            26            20
2/23/93                59            24            18
1/17/93                51            20            29
7/8/92                 30            26            43
3/28/92                28            22            51
Al Gore
                  -------Favorable----      ----Unfavorable-------    No
                  Net    Strgnly  Smewht   NET   Strgnly   Smewht    opin.
6/6/99             52     NA      NA       34      NA       NA        14
3/14/99            54     20      34       33      16       16        14
2/14/99            53     NA      NA       31      NA       NA        17
8/21/98            55     NA      NA       30      NA       NA        15
7/12/98            54     NA      NA       26      NA       NA        20
4/4/98             54     NA      NA       27      NA       NA        19
1/31/98            52     NA      NA       29      NA       NA        19
1/30/98            51     NA      NA       30      NA       NA        19
1/25/98            55     NA      NA       29      NA       NA        16
1/24/98            54     NA      NA       30      NA       NA        15
1/19/98            48     NA      NA       36      NA       NA        17
10/13/97           45     NA      NA       40      NA       NA        15
9/10/97            49     NA      NA       33      NA       NA        19
4/24/97            53     NA      NA       29      NA       NA        19
3/9/97             56     NA      NA       29      NA       NA        15
3/19/95            57     NA      NA       27      NA       NA        16
10/3194            41     NA      NA       37      NA       NA        22
5/15/94            58     NA      NA       27      NA       NA        15
3/27/94            57     NA      NA       25      NA       NA        18
11/14/93           56     NA      NA       28      NA       NA        15
8/23/92*           52     NA      NA       19      NA       NA        29
7/19/92*           55     NA      NA       12      NA       NA        33
*Among registered voters
Governor George W. Bush of Texas, who is son of former President Bush
                   -----Favorable----      ----Unfavorable-------      No
                   Net    Strgnly  Smewht   NET   Strgnly   Smewht    opin.
6/6/99             54     NA      NA       15      NA       NA        30
3/14/99            54     27      27       14       7        7        32
2/14/99            51     NA      NA       13      NA       NA        36
1/19/98            34     NA      NA       13      NA       NA        53
Elizabeth Dole
                   -----Favorable----      ----Unfavorable-------      No
                   Net    Strgnly  Smewht   NET   Strgnly   Smewht    opin.
6/6/99              58     NA      NA       17      NA       NA        25
3/14/99             58     27      31       17       9        8        26
2/14/99             57     NA      NA       13      NA       NA        30
9/4/96(RV)          51     NA      NA       16      NA       NA        33
6/30/96             44     NA      NA       13      NA       NA        43
Bill Bradley
                     Favorable    Unfavorable    No opinion
6/6/99                 28            11              61
3/14/99                29            13              58
8/18/95                29             9              62
11a. Overall, which party, the (Democrats) or the (Republicans), do you trust to do a better job in coping with the main problems the nation faces over the next few years?
                             Both equally   Neither     No               
               Dems    Reps     (vol.)       (vol.)     opin.
6/6/99          45      35         3           13        5
3/14/99         47      37         5            9        3
2/14/99         48      37         4            7        4
10/18/98        44      36         3           12        6
10/18/98LV      43      42         3           10        2
9/28/98         49      38         2            8        3
9/28/98LV       45      44         1            8        2
8/21/98         48      36         4            9        3
7/12/98         45       3         8            6
1/31/98         47      37         4            6        7
1/19/98         45      42         2            7        4
7/8/97          44      37         2           14        3
9/15/96RV       45      38         3           11        3
8/5/96          43      38         3           11        3
6/30/96         46      37         3           12        3
5/22/96         47      38         3           10        3
11/6/94RV*      41      39         2           12        6
10/31/94        43      43         2            8        4
10/23/94        39      40         3           15        3
9/11/94         43      40         4           11        3
6/26/94         41      36         3           14        5
2/27/94         46      32         4           16        3
11/14/93        42      39         3           11        4
1/17/93         49      28         5           13        5
7/8/92          48      38         1            8        4
6/7/92          43      37         3           11        6
3/11/92         45      37         1           11        5
3/8/92          51      36         1            7        5
2/2/92          49      39         2            7        3
12/15/91        39      37         3           15        6
10/21/91        39      40         3           13        5
12. Which political party, the Democrats or the Republicans, do you trust to do a better job:
SUMMARY TABLE:
                                                   Both      Neither    No
                                  Dems      Reps   (vol.)    (vol.)    opin.
A. Handling the nation's economy   46        37      3          9        5
B. Handling foreign affairs        38        42      4          9        7
C. Handling crime                  40        37      4         12        8
D. Encouraging high moral          33        41      4         17        5
   standards and values
Trend where available:
A. Handling the nation's economy
                                       Both    Neither      No
                Democrats Republicans Equally  (vol.)    opinion
6/6/99              46        37        3         9         5
3/14/99             47        42        2         4         5
9/28/98             53        40       NA         NA        7
9/28/98LV           51        43       NA         NA        6
7/12/98             49        37        4          5        6
1/19/98             45        44        3          6        3
7/8/97              43        39        5         12        2
10/23/94            38        43        3         14        2
9/11/94             39        43        3         11        4
2/27/94             47        36        3         11        3
2/2/92              49        38        2          7        4
12/15/91            43        36        4         11        5
3/4/91              32        49        5         10        4
1/16/90             33        52        4          7        4
B. Handling foreign affairs
                                       Both    Neither      No
                Democrats Republicans Equally  (vol.)    opinion
6/6/99              38        42        4          9        7
3/14/99             38        46        6          4        6
9/28/98             49        42       NA         NA        9
9/28/98LV           47        44       NA         NA        9
7/12/98             41        41        5          3       10
1/19/98             41        45        4          4        6
7/8/97              38        40        7          8        7
10/23/94            36        45        6         10        3
9/11/94             31        52        6          6        5
2/27/94             35        49        5          8        3
2/2/92              33        56        4          3        4
12/15/91            29        56        6          5        5
3/4/91              23        59        8          6        4
1/16/90             29        55        6          5        5
C. Handling crime
                                       Both    Neither      No
                Democrats Republicans Equally  (vol.)    opinion
6/6/99              40        37        4         12        8
3/14/99             38        42        6          7        7
9/28/98*            44        45       NA         NA       12
9/28/98LV*          42        48       NA         NA        9
7/12/98             40        39        5          8        8
1/19/98             39        42        5          9        5
7/8/97              38        34        7         16        4
10/23/94            36        34        5         19        6
9/11/94             43        33        6         13        6
2/27/94             39        32        7         18        3
2/2/92              39        35        7         11        7
12/15/91            34        35        8         15        7
3/4/91              28        46        9         12        4
1/16/90             31        43        8         12        6
* "Handling the crime problem"
D. Encouraging high moral standards and values
                                       Both    Neither      No
                Democrats Republicans Equally  (vol.)    opinion
6/6/99              33        41        4         17        5
3/14/99             30        43        5         17        5
9/28/98             32        50       NA         NA       17
9/28/98LV           29        55       NA         NA       16
7/12/98             33        42        4         13        8
1/19/98             40        41        4         12        3
7/8/97              33        37        6         19        4
13. If the election for president in the year 2000 were being held today, and the candidates were (Al Gore, the Democrat), and (George W. Bush, the Republican), for whom would you vote?
                           None   Other  Neither  Would not     No
           Gore    Bush   (vol.) (vol.)  (vol.)   vote (vol.)  opin.
6/6/99*      40     53      3       1      NA         1          3
6/6/99RV*    40     54      2       1      NA         *          3
3/14/99*     41     54      1       *      NA         2          2
3/14/99RV*   42     54      1       *      NA         1          2
2/14/99      41     49     NA      NA       4         1          5
2/14/99 RV   40     50     NA      NA       4         1          6
10/25/98     34     45     NA      NA       7         1         13
8/21/98      41     43     NA      NA       6         2          7
1/19/98      40     45     NA      NA       5         2          7
9/23/97      35     40     NA      NA      12         4          9
*Net Leaned Vote
14. (Asked of leaned Republicans) Suppose your state holds a Republican primary or caucus for president in 2000 and the candidates are: (READ LIST). For whom would you vote - I'll read the list again:
Net Leaned:
                           6/6/99    6/6/99RV   
George W. Bush                49        49
Elizabeth Dole                20        20
Dan Quayle                     4         4
Pat Buchanan                   4         5
Steve Forbes                   4         3
Lamar Alexander                1         1
John McCain                    5         5
John Kasich                    2         2
Gary Bauer                     1         1
Alan Keyes                     1         1
Bob Smith                      1         1
Other (vol.)                   1         *
None (vol.)                    1         1
Would not vote (vol.)          *         *
No opinion                     7         6
Trend:
                      
George W. Bush
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                        49        
6/6/99 RV                     49            
3/14/99                       52
3/14/99 RV                    52
Elizabeth Dole
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                        20        
6/6/99 RV                     20            
3/14/99                       25        
3/14/99 RV                    25
Dan Quayle
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         4        
6/6/99 RV                      4            
3/14/99                        6
3/14/99 RV                     6
Pat Buchanan          
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         4        
6/6/99 RV                      5            
3/14/99                        3         
3/14/99 RV                     2
Steve Forbes                  
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         4        
6/6/99 RV                      3            
3/14/99                        4
3/14/99 RV                     4
Lamar Alexander               
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         1        
6/6/99 RV                      1            
3/14/99                        1
3/14/99 RV                     1
John McCain                   
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         5        
6/6/99 RV                      5            
3/14/99                        2
3/14/99 RV                     2
John Kasich                   
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         2        
6/6/99 RV                      2            
3/14/99                        2
3/14/99 RV                     2
Gary Bauer                    
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         1        
6/6/99 RV                      1            
3/14/99                        1
3/14/99 RV                     1
Alan Keyes                    
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         1        
6/6/99 RV                      1            
3/14/99                        2
3/14/99 RV                     2
Bob Smith                     
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         1        
6/6/99 RV                      1            
3/14/99                        *
3/14/99 RV                     0
Other (vol.)                  
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         1        
6/6/99 RV                      *            
3/14/99                        *
3/14/99 RV                     *
None (vol.)
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         1        
6/6/99 RV                      1            
3/14/99                        *
3/14/99 RV                     *
Would not vote (vol.)
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         *        
6/6/99 RV                      *            
3/14/99                        *
3/14/99 RV                     *
No opinion                    
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         7        
6/6/99 RV                      6            
3/14/99                        2
3/14/99 RV                     1
15. (Asked of leaned Democrats) Suppose your state holds a Democratic primary or caucus for president in 2000 and the candidates were: (READ LIST- SCRAMBLE). For whom would you vote - I'll read the list again:
Net Leaned:
                           6/6/99    6/6/99RV
Al Gore                       56        57
Bill Bradley                  19        19
Jesse Jackson                 19        17
Other (vol.)                   0         0
None (vol.)                    1         1
Would not vote (vol.)          1         1
No opinion                     4         5
Trend:
Al Gore
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                        56        
6/6/99 RV                     57            
3/14/99                       58
3/14/99 RV                    59
Bill Bradley
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                        19        
6/6/99 RV                     19            
3/14/99                       21
3/14/99 RV                    20
Jesse Jackson
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                        19        
6/6/99 RV                     17            
3/14/99                       17
3/14/99 RV                    16
Other (vol.)
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         0        
6/6/99 RV                      0            
3/14/99                        *
3/14/99 RV                     *
None (vol.)
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         1        
6/6/99 RV                      1            
3/14/99                        1
3/14/99 RV                     1
Would not vote (vol.)
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         1        
6/6/99 RV                      1            
3/14/99                        1
3/14/99 RV                     2
No opinion
                        Percent Answering
6/6/99                         4        
6/6/99 RV                      5            
3/14/99                        2
3/14/99                        2

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