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Labor Day Election Poll

The latest Washington Post & ABC News poll is based on telephone interviews with 1,065 self-identified registered voters nationwide, including 738 likely voters, and was conducted between September 4-6, 2000. The margin of error is plus or minus 3 percentage points for registered voters, and plus or minus 4 percentage points for likely voters.

*=Less than 0.5 percent.

1. How closely are you following the 2000 presidential race: very closely, somewhat closely, not too closely, or not closely at all?

            Very        Somewhat     Not too     Not closely     No
           closely      closely      closely       at all       opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00       26            48          17             9           *
8/20/00      28            46          16            10           1
8/10/00      29            43          18            11           *
General Population:
8/6/00       17            36          22            25           *
7/29/00      16            35          25            24           *
7/23/00      14            36          25            25           *
6/11/00      13            36          26            25           0
4/2/00       17            36          24            23           0
3/11/00      21            40          21            17           0
2/27/00      24            46          20            10           *
2/6/00       19            48          21            13           0
1/16/00      11            39          26            24           *
12/15/99     12            33          31            24           *
10/31/99     16            45          25            13           *

2. I'd like you to rate the chances that you will vote in the presidential election in November: Are you absolutely certain to vote, will you probably vote, are the chances 50-50, or less than that?

                                                      Don't think
           Certain   Probably   Chances   Less than    will vote     No
           to vote     vote      50/50      50/50       (vol.)      opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00       78         12         5          3           1           *
8/20/00      78         13         6          3           1           0
8/10/00      79         12         6          1           1           *
General Population:
8/6/00       64         12        11          8           5           *
7/29/00      61         15         9         11           3           *
7/23/00      59         17        10         11           4           *
6/11/00      60         13        11         10           4           *
5/10/00      63         15        10          8           4           1
4/2/00       62         14         9          9           5           *
3/11/00      63         14         9          9           4           *
2/27/00      69         12        10          4           5           *
2/6/00       67         12        10          8           3           *
1/16/00      65         14        10          6           4           *
12/15/99     64         13         8          9           6           1
10/31/99     72         11        10          5           3           *

3. The candidates in November's presidential election are (Al Gore and Joseph Lieberman, the Democrats,) (George W. Bush and Dick Cheney, the Republicans), (Ralph Nader and Winona LaDuke of the Green Party) and (Pat Buchanan and Ezola Foster of the Reform Party). If the election were being held today, who would you vote for - (Gore), (Bush), (Nader) or (Buchanan)?

Net Leaned Vote, Likely Voters:
                                          None    Other   Wouldn't    No
         Gore   Bush   Buchanan   Nader  (vol.)   (vol.)  vote (vol.) op.
9/6/00    47     47       *         3      1        1        0         2
8/20/00   48     44       2         3      1        *        *         1
8/10/00   42     50       2         5      *        *        *         1
8/6/00    37     52       3         5      *        0        *         2
7/29/00   37     52       2         7      1        1        *         1
7/23/00   38     46       6         8      1        *        1         1
6/11/00   43     48       3         3      1        *        *         2
5/10/00   38     48       5         5      2        0        *         2
Net Leaned Vote, Registered Voters:
                                          None    Other   Wouldn't    No
         Gore   Bush   Buchanan   Nader  (vol.)   (vol.)  vote (vol.) op.
9/6/00    45     45       1         3      2        *        1         3
8/20/00   46     44       3         4      *        1        1         2
8/10/00   40     48       2         5      1        1        1         2
8/6/00    37     51       4         5      1        *        1         2
7/29/00   37     49       4         7      1        1        1         1
7/23/00   39     44       6         7      1        *        1         1
6/11/00   41     47       4         4      2        *        1         2
5/10/00   39     45       5         5      2        0        1         3
Net Leaned Vote, General Population:
                                          None    Other   Wouldn't     No
         Gore   Bush   Buchanan   Nader  (vol.)   (vol.)  vote (vol.)  op.
8/6/00    36     49       4         5      2        *        3          2
7/29/00   35     48       4         7      1        1        2          2
7/23/00   38     43       6         7      2        *        1          2
6/11/00   42     44       4         3      2        *        2          2
5/10/00   38     44       5         5      2        *        3          3

4. Do you support (Gore/Bush/Buchanan/Nader) strongly, or not strongly?

9/6/00
                     Strongly    Not strongly    No opin.
Registered Voters:
Gore                    75            24            1
Bush                    73            25            2
Gore/Bush Trend:
              -----------Gore----------     -----------Bush-----------
              Strngly    Not    No opin.    Strngly    Not    No opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          75       24        1          73       25        2
8/20/00         74       24        2          72       26        2
8/10/00         72       26        2          72       27        1
7/23/00         56       41        3          65       33        2
 General Population:
7/23/00         52       46        3          63       35        2
2/27/00         58       40        2          54       44        2
2/6/00          52       45        3          57       40        2
1/16/00         51       45        3          53       44        3
12/15/99        50       46        4          58       39        3
10/31/99*       35       65        *          37       62        1
9/2/99          38       61        1          43       56        1
3/14/99         38       62        *          40       58        2
*10/99 and previous: "strongly or only somewhat"

5. Will you definitely vote for (Gore/Bush/Nader/Buchanan) in November, or is there a chance you could change your mind and vote for someone else? Is there a good chance you'll change your mind or would you say it's pretty unlikely?

9/6/00 
                            ------Change mind------
          Definitely vote   Good chance   Unlikely     No opinion
Gore           69               11           18            2
Bush           70               13           16            1
Trend:
Gore:
                            ------Change mind------
          Definitely vote   Good chance   Unlikely     No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00         69               11           18            2
8/20/00        71                9           18            2
8/6/00         65               14           18            3
General Population:
8/6/00         62               16           20            2
7/23/00        58               15           26            2
Bush:
                            ------Change mind------
          Definitely vote   Good chance   Unlikely     No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00         70               13          16             1
8/20/00        68               12          20             1
8/6/00         68               14          16             1
General Population
8/6/00         65               15          18             2
7/23/00        63               14          22             2

6. How about if the only candidates were (Gore and Lieberman, the Democrats) and (Bush and Cheney, the Republicans) - if the election were being held today, who would you vote for?

Net Leaned Vote, Likely Voters:
                              Neither    Other      Wouldn't       No
               Gore    Bush    (vol.)    (vol.)    vote (vol.)    opin.
9/6/00          47      49       1         *          1             1
8/20/00*        53      45       *         2          1             1
8/10/00**       44      53       2         *          *             1
8/6/00          41      55       2         *          *             2
7/29/00         43      54       2         1          *             1
7/23/00         45      51       3         *          1             1
6/11/00         45      51       1         *          0             2
5/10/00         44      50       2         1          *             2
4/2/00          50      46       2         1          *             2
3/11/00         46      50       2         1          *             1
2/27/00         44      50       2         1          1             2
2/6/00          44      52       2         *          2             *
1/16/00         42      53       1         1          1             2
*8/20/00 and before: If the election for president in November 2000 were being held today,and the candidates were (Al Gore and Joseph Lieberman, the Democrats), and(George W. Bush and Dick Cheney, the Republicans), for whom would you vote?
**Added v.p. names

Net Leaned Vote, Registered Voters:
                              Neither    Other      Wouldn't       No
               Gore    Bush    (vol.)    (vol.)    vote (vol.)    opin.
9/6/00          49      46       2         *          2             1
8/20/00*        50      45       2         *          1             2
8/10/00**       43      52       2         1          1             1
8/6/00          40      54       3         *          1             2
7/29/00         42      53       2         1          1             2
7/23/00         45      48       3         *          1             2
6/11/00         45      49       3         *          1             2
5/10/00         44      49       3         *          1             3
4/2/00          47      46       2         *          2             2
3/11/00         48      45       2         1          2             3
2/27/00         44      50       2         1          1             2
2/6/00          45      50       2         *          2             1
1/16/00         42      52       1         1          2             2
12/15/99        41      55       1         *          2             1
10/31/99        39      55       2         *          1             2
*8/20/00 and before: If the election for president in November 2000 were being held today,and the candidates were (Al Gore and Joseph Lieberman, the Democrats), and(George W. Bush and Dick Cheney, the Republicans), for whom would you vote?
**Added v.p. names

Net Leaned Vote, General Population:
                              Neither    Other      Wouldn't       No
               Gore    Bush    (vol.)    (vol.)    vote (vol.)    opin.
8/6/00          39      53       4         *           2            2
7/29/00         40      52       3         1           2            2
7/23/00         44      47       4         *           2            2
6/11/00         44      49       3         *           2            2
5/10/00         43      49       3         *           2            3
4/2/00          45      47       3         *           2            2
3/11/00         48      45       2         1           3            2
2/27/00         44      50       2         1           2            2
2/6/00          45      49       3         *           2            1
1/16/00         41      51       2         *           3            2
12/15/99        39      55       2         *           3            1
10/31/99        39      55       2         *           2            2
9/2/99          37      56       3         *           3            2
8/22/99         37      49       5         2           3            3
6/6/99          40      53       3         1           1            3
3/14/99         41      54       1         *           2            2
Unleaned, General Population:
                              Neither    Wouldn't       No
               Gore    Bush    (vol.)    vote (vol.)   opin.
10/25/98        34      45       7           1          13
8/21/98         41      43       6           2           7
1/19/98         40      45       5           2           7
9/23/97         35      40      12           4           9

7. (Asked of half sample) How important will (READ ITEM) be to you in deciding how to vote in the 2000 presidential election in November - very important, somewhat important, not too important or not important at all?

9/6/00 
                         ---Important----    ----Not important---     No
                         Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    op.
A. Holding taxes down     63        29           6           2         1
B. Protecting the Social
   Security system        71        23           4           2         *
C. Reforming election
   campaign finance
   laws                   32        37          15          12         4
D. Improving the health
   care system            69        25           4           1         0
E. Protecting the
   environment            57        31           9           3         1
F. Handling the issue
   of gun control         53        26          12           8         1
G. Handling foreign
   affairs                54        36           7           3         *
H. Encouraging high moral
   standards & values     69        21           6           4         *
I. Improving education
   and the schools        77        17           4           2         *
J. Managing the
   federal budget         67        28           4           1         1
K. Handling crime         65        28           5           2         1
L. Handling the
   national economy       72        24           3           2         *
M. Handling the abortion
   issue                  43        28          15          12         2
N. Handling the issue of
   prescription drug
   benefits for the 
   elderly                62        26           9           3         1
O. Handling national 
   defense and the 
   military budget        57        33           7           2         1
P. Helping the middle 
   class                  64        27           6           3         1
Q. Reducing the political
   partisanship in
   Washington             33        38          16           8         5

Trend where available:

A. Holding taxes down

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/07/00         63        29           6           2          1
7/23/00         62        29           6           2          1
General Population:
7/23/00         64        27           6           3          1
4/2/00          67        25           5           4          *
10/31/99        63        30           4           3          *
3/14/99         64        29           4           3          1
Compare to: Cutting taxes
               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
9/2/99          44        39           9          8           *

B. Protecting the Social Security system

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          71        23           4           2          *
7/23/00         72        22           5           1          1
General Population:
7/23/00         73        20           5           2          1
4/2/00          74        20           3           2          *
10/31/99        76        17           3           4          *
9/2/99          68        25           5           2          *
3/14/99         74        20           4           2          *

C. Reforming election campaign finance laws

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          32        37          15          12          4
4/2/00          36        35          16          11          2
General Population:
4/2/00          34        36          16          11          3
10/31/99        40        38          14           5          3
9/2/99          30        40          17          11          1

D. Improving the health care system

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          69        25           4           1          0
7/23/00         72        21           4           1          1
General Population:
7/23/00         73        21           4           2          1
Compare to:
Protecting patients' rights in the health care system
               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
5/10/00         71        21           4           4          1
4/2/00          70        21           5           3          1
10/31/99        75        19           4           2          1
9/2/99          65        26           5           4          *
3/14/99         71        21           6           2          1

E. Protecting the environment

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          57        31           9           3          1
7/23/00         58        34           6           1          *
General Population:
7/23/00         60        33           6           1          *
4/2/00          55        34           8           3          0
10/31/99        60        33           5           2          *
9/2/99          62        30           6           2          *
3/14/99         61        30           6           2          2

F. Handling the issue of gun control

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          53        26          12           8          1
7/23/00         56        29           9           5          1
General Population:
7/23/00         58        27           9           5          1
5/10/00         58        25           8           7          1
4/2/00          62        21           8           9          *
10/31/99        61        24           8           6          1
9/2/99          56        25           9           9          1

G. Handling foreign affairs

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          54        36            7          3          *
7/23/00         49        38           10          3          1
General Population:
7/23/00         50        35           10          4          2
4/2/00          47        40           7           4          2
10/31/99        56        33           7           3          *
9/2/99          54        34           8           3          1
3/14/99         59        32           6           2          1

H. Encouraging high moral standards & values

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          69        21           6           4          *
7/23/00         70        21           5           3          2
General Population:
7/23/00         70        20           4           4          2
4/2/00          66        21           8           5          1
10/31/99        64        25           7           4          1
9/2/99          67        20           8           3          2
3/14/99         60        26           7           6          1

I. Improving education and the schools

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          77        17           4           2          *
7/23/00         75        20           3           1          *
General Population:
7/23/00         75        19           3           2          *
4/2/00          76        18           2           3          *
10/31/99        79        16           3           2          *
9/2/99          79        16           2           2          1
3/14/99         73        19           4           3          1

J. Managing the federal budget

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          67        28           4           1          1
7/23/00         59        32           5           3          1
General Population:
7/23/00         58        32           6           3          1
4/2/00          66        26           4           3          1
10/31/99        76        20           3           2          *
9/2/99          74        21           3           1          1
3/14/99         74        22           2           *          2

K. Handling crime

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          65        28           5           2          1
7/23/00         72        23           4           1          1
General Population:
7/23/00         72        22           3           1          1
4/2/00          72        19           5           3          1
10/31/99        76        18           5           1          1
9/2/99          71        22           3           3          *
3/14/99         67        27           4           2          1

L. Handling the national economy

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          72        24           3           2          *
7/23/00         71        23           3           1          1
General Population:
7/23/00         71        22           3           2          1
4/2/00          69        27           2           2          *
10/31/99        79        17           2           2          1
9/2/99          74        21           2           2          1
3/14/99         80        14           3           2          1

M. Handling the abortion issue

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          43        28          15          12          2
7/23/00         49        25          14          11          2
General Population:
7/23/00         48        26          13          11          1
4/2/00          50        27          14           9          1
10/31/99        44        28          15          11          1

N. Handling the issue of prescription drug benefits for the elderly

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          62        26           9           3          1
5/10/00         56        28          11           5          1
General Population:
5/10/00         56        28          10           5          1

P. Helping the middle class

               ---Important----    ----Not important---      No
               Very    Somewhat    Not too    Not at all    opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          64        27           6           3          1
10/31/99        65        27           5           3          1
General Population:
10/31/99        65        25           5           4          1
9/2/99          61        31           5           2          1
3/14/99         70        26           3           1          1

Q. Reducing the political partisanship in Washington

-----Important------   -----Not important-------  No
                Very   Somewhat     Not too   Not at all      opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00           33      38           16          8            5
3/14/99          40      36           13          5            6
General Poulation:
3/14/99          39      37           13          5            6

8. Which presidential candidate, (Gore) or (Bush), do you trust to do a better job on each of these issues? First is (INSERT ITEM)

9/6/00 
                                             Both     Neither      No
                             Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
A. Holding taxes down         41      47       2         7          3
B. Protecting the Social
   Security system            48      40       4         4          4
C. Reforming election
   campaign finance
   laws                       39      38       4        12          8
D. Improving the health
   care system                49      38       4         5          4
E. Protecting the      
   environment                60      32       3         2          4
F. Handling the issue of
   gun control                45      42       2         4          7
G. Handling foreign affairs   45      46       3         3          3
H. Encouraging high moral
   standards & values         44      44       6         5          1
I. Improving education
   and the schools            50      38       5         3          4
J. Managing the federal       47      42       3         4          4
   budget                     
K. Handling crime             43      45       4         3          5
L. Handling the
   national economy           48      43       2         2          4
M. Handling the
   abortion issue             45      39       3         5          8
N. Handling the issue of
   prescription drug
   benefits for the elderly   53      35       2         4          7
O. Handling national defense
   and the military budget    41      50       2         2          6
P. Helping the middle class   52      38       1         4          5
Q. Reducing the political
   partisanship in Washington 41      37       3        11          9

Trend:

A. Holding taxes down
                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     41      47       2         7          3
8/20/00                    42      47       3         5          3
7/23/00                    35      51       3         5          5
General Population:
7/23/00                    36      49       3         6          7
4/2/00                     35      51       3         5          6
3/11/00                    41      41       2        12          4
10/31/99                   34      53       2         6          4

B. Protecting the Social Security system

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     48      40       4         4          4
8/20/00                    48      37       2         6          7
7/23/00                    42      43       4         4          6
General Population:
7/23/00                    43      42       4         5          7
6/11/00                    43      40       1         8          8
5/10/00                    46      38       2         6          8
4/2/00                     43      43       4         4          6
3/11/00                    48      35       3         8          6
10/31/99                   42      45       3         3          6

C. Reforming election campaign finance laws

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     39      38       4        12          8
4/2/00                     38      45       1         8          7
General Population:
4/2/00                     39      44       2         8          8
3/11/00                    39      34       3        17          8
10/31/99                   38      44       2         9          7

D. Improving the health care system

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     49      38       4         5          4
8/20/00                    53      38       1         5          3
7/23/00                    47      40       4         5          5
General Population:
7/23/00                    47      38       4         5          6

E. Protecting the environment

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     60      32       3         2          4
7/23/00                    56      33       3         4          5
General Population:
7/23/00                    56      32       3         3          6
4/2/00                     56      32       4         3          5
3/11/00                    53      33       5         6          4
10/31/99                   51      35       5         4          5

F. Handling the issue of gun control

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     45      42       2         4          7
7/23/00                    40      46       3         4          7
General Population:
7/23/00                    39      46       2         5          8
5/10/00                    46      38       2         5         10
4/2/00                     41      45       2         5          6
3/11/00                    47      36       3         7          6
10/31/99                   43      45       2         3          8

G. Handling foreign affairs

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     45      46       3         3          3
7/23/00                    40      46       2         4          7
General Population:
7/23/00                    40      45       2         5          8
4/2/00                     44      43       2         5          6
3/11/00                    48      39       3         5          5
10/31/99                   36      53       3         4          4

H. Encouraging high moral standards & values

                                           Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush    (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     44      44        6         5          1
8/10/00                    39      50        5         4          2
7/23/00                    36      47        5         5          6
General Population:
7/23/00                    37      46        5         6          6
4/2/00                     40      45        5         5          5

I. Improving education and the schools

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     50      38       5        3          4
8/20/00                    51      39       2        4          3
7/23/00                    44      44       4        4          5
General Population:
7/23/00                    43      43       4        4          6
4/2/00                     48      39       4        4          6
3/11/00                    44      44       4        5          3
10/31/99                   41      45       6        3          4

J. Managing the federal budget

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     47      42       3         4          4
7/23/00                    36      49       4         4          7
General Population:
7/23/00                    37      48       4         4          8
4/2/00                     46      43       3         4          4

K. Handling crime

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     43      45       4         3          5
7/23/00                    33      53       5         4          6
General Population:
7/23/00                    34      51       5         3          6
4/2/00                     35      50       4         4          7
10/31/99                   35      52       4         4          6

L. Handling the national economy

                                           Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush    (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     48      43       2         2          4
8/20/00                    49      40       3         4          5
8/10/00                    41      50       2         3          3
7/23/00                    39      48       3         4          6
General Population:
7/23/00                    38      48       3         5          7
6/11/00                    41      46       1         6          6
4/2/00                     41      47       3         4          5
3/11/00                    43      47       2         4          3
10/31/00                   37      50       3         3          7

M. Handling the abortion issue

                                          Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush   (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     45      39       3         5          8
7/23/00                    42      41       2         7          8
General Population:
7/23/00                    41      40       2         8          9
4/2/00                     46      39       2         6          8
3/11/00                    38      39       3        11         10
10/31/99                   39      44       4         6          7

N. Handling the issue of prescription drug benefits
for the elderly

                                           Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush    (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     53      35        2         4          7
5/10/00                    48      35        2         6          8
General Population:
5/10/00                    48      34        2         6         10

P. Helping the middle class

                                           Both     Neither      No
                          Gore    Bush    (vol.)     (vol.)     opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                     52      38       1        4          5
8/20/00                    52      40       1        4          2
10/31/99                   44      41       4        6          5
General Population:
10/31/99                   44      42       3        6          5

Compare to: Protecting patients' rights in the health care system

General Population:
4/2/00                     47      39       3         4          6
3/11/00                    51      31       5         7          6
10/31/99                   46      42       2         4          7

9. Please tell me whether the following statement applies to (Gore/Bush), or not?

9/6/00 
                                  ------Gore------    ------Bush------
                                               No                  No
                                  Yes    No    op.    Yes    No    op.
A. He is a strong leader          54     43     4     65     28     7
B. He understands the problems
   of people like you             54     42     4     47     49     4
C. He has an appealing
   personality                    55     42     3     61     35     3
D. He has the right kind of
   experience to be president     76     22     1     59     36     5
E. He would bring needed change
   to Washington                  44     52     4     55     41     5
F. He has the knowledge of world
   affairs it takes to serve
   effectively as president       73     25     2     54     40     6
G. He will say or do anything
   to get elected                 60     38     2     57     40     3
H. He has new ideas               59     37     4     63     34     4
I. He's honest and trustworthy    63     32     5     62     30     7
J. He would be a good commander-
   in-chief of the military       54     40     6     65     27     8
K. He has high personal moral
   and ethical standards          71     25     4     74     21     6
L. He'll unite people, not       
   divide them                    61     32     6     54     37     8
M. He has taken a clear stand    
   on the issues                  62     35     4     53     42     5
N. He cares about the less       
   fortunate                      77     19     4     57     37     6

Trend where available:

A. He is a strong leader

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          54    43     4       65    28     7
8/20/00         56    39     5       65    29     5
8/10/00         47    48     5       67    29     5
7/23/00         46    49     5       61    33     6
General Population:
7/23/00         48    47     5       62    32     5
6/11/00         48    45     6       65    30     6
4/2/00          54    39     7       68    27     5
3/11/00         55    40     5       63    31     6
2/27/00         45    50     5       62    32     6
2/6/00          46    48     5       65    30     7
1/16/00         41    53     6       65    28     7
12/15/99        43    51     7       67    26     7
10/31/99        47    47     6       77    18     5
9/2/99          38    52    10       70    18    12
6/13/99         39    51     9       NA    NA    NA
3/14/99         41    47    12       68    13    20

B. He understands the problems of people like you

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          54    42     4       47    49     4
8/20/00         62    33     4       50    46     5
7/23/00         51    46     3       44    51     5
General Population:
7/23/00         49    46     4       44    51     5
6/11/00         53    42     6       48    47     5
4/2/00          54    40     6       48    46     6
3/11/00         55    39     5       47    47     6
2/27/00         49    47     5       43    51     6
2/6/00          50    47     4       43    52     5
1/16/00         46    47     7       46    49     6
12/15/99        46    49     6       47    46     7
10/31/99        57    38     4       54    39     7
9/2/99          47    45     8       50    39    11
6/13/99         44    44    12       NA    NA    NA
3/14/99         48    41    11       52    27    21

C. He has an appealing personality

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          55    42     3       61    35     3
8/20/00         51    46     3       65    29     6
7/23/00         45    50     6       61    34     5
General Population:
7/23/00         45    49     6       60    34     7

D. He has the right kind of experience to be president

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          76    22     1       59    36     5
8/20/00         74    23     2       61    35     4
7/23/00         69    25     6       62    33     4
General Population:
7/23/00         67    27     6       61    33     6
1/16/00         66    30     4       61    33     6
12/15/99        69    27     5       62    32     6
10/31/99        70    27     3       66    28     6
9/2/99          69    27     4       61    30     9

E. He would bring needed change to Washington

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          44    52     4       55    41     5
7/23/00         37    59     4       50    46     4
General Population:
7/23/00         37    58     5       51    44     5
4/2/00          40    52     8       54    39     7
3/11/00         43    51     6       50    43     7
2/27/00         33    62     4       46    50     4
2/6/00          38    56     6       48    46     6
1/16/00         33    60     7       49    43     8
12/15/99        33    60     7       52    40     8
10/31/99        36    57     7       61    32     7
9/2/99          34    56    11       56    32    12

F. He has the knowledge of world affairs it
takes to serve effectively as president

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          73    25     2       54    40     6
7/23/00         67    29     4       52    42     5
General Population:
7/23/00         66    29     5       52    42     6
4/2/00          71    23     6       57    36     7
2/27/00         70    25     5       55    39     6
2/6/00          69    26     5       52    42     6
1/16/00         65    28     8       49    40    10
12/15/99        68    27     6       54    38     8
11/14/99        NA    NA    NA       59    36     6

G. He will say or do anything to get elected

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          60    38     2       57    40     3
7/23/00         60    36     4       60    36     4
General Population:
7/23/00         61    35     4       59    36     5

H. He has new ideas

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          59    37     4       63    34     4
7/23/00         53    38     9       60    33     7
General Population:
7/23/00         53    38     9       60    32     8
4/2/00          56    38     6       53    39     8
2/27/00         44    51     5       50    43     6
9/2/99          46    40    14       57    27    15
3/14/99         47    36    17       55    18    26

I. He's honest and trustworthy

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          63    32      5      62    30      7
7/23/00         47    45      8      61    30      8
General Population:
7/23/00         47    45      8      59    31     10
12/15/99        58    35      7      63    28      9
10/31/99        67    28      6      68    22     10
9/2/99          63    27     11      63    23     14
3/14/99         63    24     13      67    12     22

J. He would be a good commander-in-chief of the military

                ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          54    40      6      65    27      8
2/6/00          45    48      8      58    35      7
General Population:
2/6/00          45    47      8      57    35      8       

K. He has high personal moral and ethical standards

    ------Gore------     ------Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          71    25      4      74    21      6
10/31/99        78    18      3      72    18      9
General Population:
10/31/99        77    19      4      74    18      8       
9/2/99          70    19     11      65    20     15       
3/14/99         67    18     15      67     8     24    

10. Regardless of how you might vote, please tell me if you have a favorable or unfavorable impression of (INSERT CANDIDATE) or perhaps you don't know enough to say.

9/6/00 
                    Favorable   Unfavorable   No opinion
Al Gore                59           32             9 
George W. Bush         58           31            11 
Ralph Nader            31           29            39 
Pat Buchanan           19           48            32 
Joseph Lieberman       46           15            39 
Dick Cheney            42           20            38 

Compare to:
Al Gore
             Favorable   Unfavorable   No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          59           32             9
6/11/00         46           38            16
General Population:
6/11/00         45           35            20
4/2/00          47           35            19
2/27/00         50           40            10
10/31/99        56           38             6
9/2/99          50           40            10
6/6/99          52           34            14
3/14/99         54           33            14
2/14/99         53           31            17
8/21/98         55           30            15
7/12/98         54           26            20
4/4/98          54           27            19
1/31/98         52           29            19
1/30/98         51           30            19
1/25/98         55           29            16
1/24/98         54           30            15
1/19/98         48           36            17
10/13/97        45           40            15
9/10/97         49           33            19
4/24/97         53           29            19
3/9/97          56           29            15
3/19/95         57           27            16
10/31/94        41           37            22
5/15/94         58           27            15
3/27/94         57           25            18
11/14/93        56           28            15
8/23/92 RV      52           19            29
7/19/92 RV      55           12            33

George W. Bush
             Favorable   Unfavorable   No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          58           31            11
6/11/00         54           29            17
General Population:
6/11/00         50           28            22
4/2/00          50           31            19
2/27/00         49           39            11
10/31/99        69           24             8
9/2/99          61           23            16
6/6/99          54           15            30
3/14/99         54           14            32
2/14/99         51           13            36
1/19/98         34           13            53

Ralph Nader
             Favorable   Unfavorable   No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          31           29            39
7/23/00         30           28            42
General Population:
7/23/00         29           27            44

Pat Buchanan
             Favorable   Unfavorable   No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          19           48             32
1/16/00         20           62             18
General Population:
1/16/00         20           60             20
10/31/99        30           49             21
3/14/99         26           48             27
7/17/95         29           44             27
3/18/92         23           47             30
3/11/92         20           42             24
2/2/92          29           24             47

Joseph Lieberman
             Favorable   Unfavorable   No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          46           15            39
General Population:
8/7/00          24           10            65

Dick Cheney
             Favorable   Unfavorable   No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          42           20            38
7/29/00         34           11            55
General Population:
7/29/00         29           10            60

11. Do you think the presidential debates this fall should be between Bush and Gore; or Bush, Gore, Nader and Buchanan?

          Bush    Bush, Gore    Both    Bush, Gore   Bush, Gore
           &        Nader &     ways     & Nader     & Buchanan      No
          Gore     Buchanan    (vol.)     (vol.)       (vol.)      opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00     59         38          1          1            *          1
7/23/00    49         45          1          1            1          3
General Population:
7/23/00    49         44          1          1            1          4

12. Overall, would you say (Gore/Bush) cares more about serving poor and lower income people, middle income people, upper income people, or would you say he cares equally about serving all people?

Gore:
           Poor   Middle   Upper   All   No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00      17      15       13    50        6
8/20/00     17      16       12    48        8
7/23/00     15      17       18    42        8
General Population:
7/23/00     14      17       19    42        8
9/2/99      14      10       15    48       12

Bush:
           Poor   Middle   Upper   All   No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00       2       7       44    43        4
8/20/00      2      10       42    40        6
7/23/00      3      13       40    38        5
General Population:
7/23/00      3      13       39    38        6
9/2/99       3       9       31    44       12

Compare to:
Clinton:
8/5/96      15      16       19    44       6
7/17/95     19      16       20    42       4
1/29/95     17      20       16    44       3
4/26/93     15      13       14    56       2
1/17/93     12      10       11    64       4
8/23/92 RV  16      25        6    44       9

Dole:
8/5/96       2      16       43    33       6

President Bush:
1/17/93*     2       6       61    28       3
8/23/92 RV   1       7       56    33       3
8/9/92       1       8       62    25       4
2/2/92       3      10       56    30       1
12/15/91     1       7       58    32       2
10/21/91     1       7       48    41       2
11/4/90 LV   3       5       55    36       2
2/4/90       3      11       35    51       *
*"has cared"

Reagan:
1/16/85      2      10       52    35       1
7/8/84       1       6       56    34       3
12/13/83     2       7       52    35       2
6/19/83      1       7       58    32       2
8/17/82      2       8       56    29       5
6/1/82       1       5       55    33       6
1/30/82      1       7       52    39       2
11/22/81     1       7       54    35       3
10/5/81      1      10       53    33       3
9/26/81      2       6       43    45       4
9/20/81      1       8       52    35       3
4/22/81      1       6       29    58       5
3/29/81      2       5       34    54       4
2/20/81      3       6       23    64       4

13. Which is more important to you in choosing a candidate for president: (his personal qualities such as experience and leadership ability); or (his positions on specific issues)?

                Personal     Positions    Both     No
                qualities    on issues   (vol.)   opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00             45           41         14       1
8/20/00            39           47         13       1
10/31/99           42           42         16       *
General Population:
10/31/99           43           43         14       1

14. Regardless of which candidate you prefer, if (GORE/BUSH) is elected do you think he'd probably be a good president, or not?

Gore:
               Good   Not good      No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          69       27              4 

Bush:
               Good   Not good      No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          69       26              5 

15. Would you say (Gore/Bush) is very boring, somewhat boring, somewhat interesting, or very interesting?

          -------Boring--------     -----Interesting-----     No
          NET   Very    Smewht.     NET    Very    Smewht.   opin.
Gore:
Registered Voters:
9/6/00    41     14       27        56      15       42        2
9/2/99    57     24       33        41       9       32        2
General Population:
9/2/99    55     22       32        42       8       34        3
6/13/99*  51     NA       NA        40      NA       NA       10
3/14/99   56     22       34        40       7       33        5

*"Please tell me whether the following statement applies
to Gore or not . . . He is boring"

           -------Boring--------     -----Interesting-----     No
          NET   Very    Smewht.     NET    Very    Smewht.   opin.
Bush:
Registered Voters:
9/6/00    31     11       20        66      15       51        2
9/2/99    25      7       18        70      15       55        5
General Population:
9/2/99    25      7       18        69      14       55        5
3/14/99   23      6       17        64      13       51       12

16. Do you think (Gore's/Bush's) views on most issues are too liberal for you, too conservative for you, or just about right?

Gore:
            Too         Too        About      No
          liberal   conservative   right    opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00      35            8         52         4
7/23/00     37           11         46         6
General Population:
7/23/00     36           11         47         7
3/11/00     30            9         53         7
2/27/00     35           10         49         7
2/24/00     36           11         43         9
2/6/00      36           11         46         7
9/2/99      35           12         46         7
3/14/99     31           10         44        15

Bush:
            Too         Too        About      No
          liberal   conservative   right    opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00      12           31         51         6
7/23/00     12           29         52         7

General Population:
7/23/00     12           28         52         8
3/11/00     12           28         52         8
2/27/00     10           33         51         5
2/24/00     12           33         43        12
2/6/00      12           30         49         8
9/2/99      10           20         58        13
3/14/99      7           20         53        20

17. Do you think (INSERT CANDIDATE) has been conducting mainly a (positive) campaign, or mainly a (negative) campaign?

                --------Gore--------    -------Bush--------
                Pos.   Neg.   No op.    Pos.   Neg.  No op.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00          70      23      7        62     30     8

Compare to:
He's running a positive campaign.
                 ------Gore------    -----Bush------
                Yes   No   No op.    Yes   No   No op.
General Population:
4/2/00          69    23     7       58    35     7       
2/27/00         66    27     7       52    42     6       

18. On another subject, do you think abortion should be legal in all cases, legal in most cases, Illegal in most cases or Illegal in all cases?

           --------Legal--------    -------Illegal-------
                   All     Most             All    Most     No
           NET    cases    cases    NET    cases   cases   opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00      55      20      35       42     16      25       3
7/23/00     53      20      33       43     17      26       4
General Population:
7/23/00     53      20      33       43     17      26       4
9/2/99      56      20      37       42     15      26       2
3/14/99     55      21      34       42     15      27       3
7/12/98     54      19      35       42     13      29       4
8/5/96      56      22      34       41     14      27       3
6/30/96     58      24      34       40     14      25       2
10/1/95     60      26      35       37     12      25       3
9/21/95     60      24      36       36     11      25       4
7/17/95     59      27      32       40     14      26       1

19. (asked of half sample) Which of these do you think should be the top priority for any surplus money in the federal budget - cut federal income taxes, put it toward reducing the national debt, strengthen the Social Security system, or increase spending on other domestic programs?

          Cut taxes   Reduce debt   Soc. Sec.   Dom. Progs.   No opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00       21          26            39           12          1
7/23/00      17          23            41           17          2
General Population:
7/23/00      18          22            40           18          2
9/2/99       20          24            43           13          1
7/25/98      22          19            47           10          2
3/14/99      20          21            47           10          2
1/31/98      17          23            47           10          2
1/19/98      16          29            39           14          1

20. (asked of half sample) Which of these do you think should be the top priority for any surplus money in the federal budget - cut federal income taxes, put it toward reducing the national debt, strengthen the Social Security system, or increase spending on other domestic programs such as education or health care?

          Cut taxes   Reduce debt   Soc. Sec.   Dom. Progs.   No opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00       14          19            36           29          1
7/23/00      15          20            32           30          2
General Population:
7/23/00      15          19            32           33          2
9/2/99       14          19            29           37          1

21. Which of these would you prefer: (A large tax-cut plan that provides an across-the-board tax cut for everyone), or (A smaller tax cut plan that provides targeted tax cuts mainly for lower and middle-income people).

Large cut     Smaller cut    No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00            45            53              2

22. On another subject, in areas where the local public schools are not meeting state standards, would you support or oppose the federal government giving parents money to send their children to private or religious schools instead?

            Support    Oppose    No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00         44        54          2
4/2/00*        45        53          3
General Population:
4/2/00*        46        51          3
*"In areas where the local public schools are not improving . . ." 

23. Would you support or oppose a plan in which people who chose to could invest some of their Social Security contributions in the stock market?

             Support     Oppose    No opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00         59         37         4
5/10/00*       63         32         5
General Population:
5/10/00*       64         31         5
*asked of half sample

24. In the past eight years, do you think the U.S. military has gotten (stronger), gotten (weaker), or stayed about the same?

                    Stronger    Weaker    Same    No opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00                 12         47       40         1

25. Do you think candidates for president should publicly discuss their religious beliefs, or keep their religious beliefs to themselves?

           Discuss    Keep to Themselves    No opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00       39              57                4
General Population:
1/23/00      45              47                7

26. Thinking about the U.S. House of Representatives election in November in the congressional district where you live, if that election were being held today, for whom would you vote: (the Democratic candidate) or (the Republican candidate)?

Registered voters:
Net leaned vote:
                                      Neither    Wouldn't
              Democrat   Republican   (vol.)   vote (vol.)  No opin.
9/6/00           49          42         2          1           6
7/23/00          46          45         3          1           5
2/27/00          45          46         2          1           5
10/31/99         50          43         3          1           3
9/2/99           48          44         3          *           5
3/14/99          50          41         2          1           6
2/14/99          48          41         3          1           7
1/30/99          49          39         8          1           3
11/1/98          51          43         4          *           2
10/25/98         48          43         3          1           4
10/18/98         49          44         3          1           4
9/28/98          49          44         2          *           4
8/21/98          48          45         3          1           3
7/12/98          47          45         2          *           6
1/31/98          49          40         2          1           8
1/19/98          47          44         3          1           5
10/8/96          51          41         2          1           5
9/29/96          48          41         3          1           7
9/22/96          50          43         2          1           4
9/15/96          49          45         1          1           4
9/4/96           48          44         3          *           5
8/29/96          53          39         3          1           5
8/28/96          51          40         3          1           5
8/27/96          51          41         3          0           5
8/26/96          51          41         3          0           5
8/25/96          48          43         3          1           6
8/24/96          47          43         2          1           6
8/19/96          49          42         3          0           6
8/18/96          45          46         3          0           6
8/15/96          46          43         4          1           5
8/14/96          48          42         3          1           6
8/13/96          49          43         3          0           5
8/12/96          49          42         3          1           5
8/11/96          49          40         4          1           6
8/10/96          49          41         4          1           5
8/4/96           48          45         2          1           4
6/30/96          49          44         3          *           3
5/22/96          52          41         3          1           3
3/10/96          51          43         2          *           4
1/21/96          52          43         3          1           1
10/1/95          49          44         3          *           3
11/6/94          47          42         5          2           5
10/31/94         48          44         4          1           3
10/23/94         50          45         2          1           2
10/9/94          46          47         3          2           2
9/11/94          50          45         1          1           4
8/7/94           49          42         4          1           4
2/27/94          50          40         8          1           2
10/21/91         51          41         4          *           4
7/28/91          49          41         6          *           3
6/2/91           48          42         4          1           5
11/4/90          51          41         5          *           3
10/14/90         50          41         5          *           3
9/9/90           47          46         3          *           3
7/24/90          51          41         4          1           4
5/21/90          47          45         5          1           2
9/21-10/10/88    52          41         2          1           4
9/19/88          51          39         3          1           6
6/22/85          48          44         5          *           3
10/16/84         52          44         2         NA           5
9/11/84          53          45         2         NA           1
7/8/84           58          40         2         NA           1
10/27/82         58          39        NA         NA           3
10/11/82         55          36        NA         NA           9
9/13/82          58          36        NA         NA           6
11/22/81         53          41        NA         NA           7

Likely voters:
Net leaned vote:
                                      Neither   Wouldn't
                  Democrat Republican (vol.)   vote (vol.)  No opin.
9/6/00               xx        xx        x         x           x
11/98     ACTUAL     47.8      48.9
11/1/98   44% VAP    49        46        3         *           1
11/1/98   36% VAP    46        48        4         *           1
10/25/98  41% VAP    49        47        1         *           2
10/25/98  33% VAP    47        50        1         *           2
10/18/98  40% VAP    48        47        2         *           2
9/28/98   42% VAP    46        49        2         *           3
11/96     ACTUAL     48.5      48.9
10/8/96              48        44        2         1           5
9/29/96              48        43        3         1           6
9/22/96              50        44        2         *           4
9/15/96              47        48        2         *           3
9/4/96               47        46        3         *           4
8/29/96              53        39        3         0           5
8/28/96              49        41        3         0           6
8/27/96              50        43        3         0           5
8/26/96              49        43        3         0           5
8/25/96              46        45        3         0           5
8/24/96              45        46        2         0           6
8/19/96              47        45        2         0           6
8/18/96              45        47        3         0           5
8/15/96              46        44        4         1           5
8/14/96              46        44        3         1           6
8/13/96              47        45        3         0           5
8/12/96              48        44        3         0           5
8/11/96              48        41        5         0           6
8/10/96              47        43        4         1           5
8/4/96               48        46        1         1           4
11/94     ACTUAL     44.7      51.5
11/6/94              46        44        4         1           4
11/6/94   41% VAP    47        45        3         1           3
11/6/94   28% VAP    46        47        3         2           2
10/31/94             48        45        3         *           3
10/31/94  45% VAP    47        47        3         *           3
10/23/94             49        47        1         *           2
10/23/94  41% VAP    46        51        1         *           2
10/9/94              47        49        3         1           1
11/92     ACTUAL     49.9      44.8
11/90     ACTUAL     52        43.9
11/4/90              52        41        5         *           3
10/14/90             48        43        5         0           3
9/9/90               47        45        3         *           4
7/24/90              52        40        4         *           3
11/88     ACTUAL     53.2      45.3
11/86     ACTUAL     54.1      44.2
11/84     ACTUAL     52.2      46.5
10/16/84             51        45        2         NA          4
9/11/84              51        46        1         NA          1
7/8/84               54        44        2         NA          *
11/82     ACTUAL     55        43.2
10/27/82             59        39        NA        NA          2
10/11/82             55        38        NA        NA          7
11/80     ACTUAL     50.3      47.6
11/78     ACTUAL     53.4      44.7
11/76     ACTUAL     55.5      42.2

Source for actual vote:
1998-96, "America Votes." 1994-1976, Clerk of the House

27. Please tell me whether you agree or disagree with the following statement: Al Gore is too close to Bill Clinton to provide the fresh start the country needs. (GET ANSWER THEN ASK: Do you feel that way strongly, or only somewhat?)

              --------Agree---------    -------Disagree-------    No
              NET   Strngly   Smewht    NET   Strngly   Smewht   opin.
Registered Voters:
9/6/00        42      29        13      56      34        23       2
8/20/00       39      28        11      58      37        21       2
8/10/00       47      35        13      50      30        20       2
3/11/00       50      36        14      48      28        20       2
General Population:
3/11/00       50      34        15      48      26        23       2
2/27/00       49      34        15      49      29        20       1
9/2/99        48      31        18      49      27        21       3

28. Do you have a favorable or unfavorable impression of Clinton as a person?

               Favorable   Unfavorable     No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00             35           62             3
8/20/00            35           61             3
8/10/00            34           62             4
12/15/99           32           65             3
General Population:
9/6/00             xx           xx             x
1/26/00            34           61             5
12/15/99           36           62             2
9/2/99             38           59             3
3/14/99            30           67             4
3/4/99             40           54             6
12/15/98           41           56             3
11/1/98            42           54             4
11/1/98 LV         37           60             3

29. Do you have a favorable or unfavorable impression of Bill Clinton's policies and programs?

               Favorable    Unfavorable    No opinion
Registered Voters:
9/6/00            61            37             2
8/20/00           64            33             3
8/10/00           61            36             3
12/15/99          60            38             2
General Population:
9/6/00            xx            xx             x
12/15/99          61            37             2

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