Washington Post-ABC News poll September 5-8, 2016

In this poll:

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Poll Questions

Q: How closely are you following the 2016 presidential race: very closely, somewhat closely, not so closely, or not closely at all?

Q: 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?

Q: (AMONG LIKELY VOTERS) If the presidential election were being held today and the candidates were [(Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine, the Democrats), (Donald Trump and Mike Pence, the Republicans)], [(Gary Johnson and Bill Weld of the Libertarian Party) and (Jill Stein and Ajamu Baraka of the Green Party)], for whom would you vote?

Q: (AMONG REGISTERED VOTERS) If the presidential election were being held today and the candidates were [(Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine, the Democrats), (Donald Trump and Mike Pence, the Republicans)], [(Gary Johnson and Bill Weld of the Libertarian Party) and (Jill Stein and Ajamu Baraka of the Green Party)], for whom would you vote?

Q: (IF NAMED CANDIDATE) Will you definitely vote for (NAMED CANDIDATE) or is there a chance you could change your mind and vote for someone else?

Q: (IF NAMED CLINTON) Will you definitely vote for Clinton or is there a chance you could change your mind and vote for someone else?

Q: (IF NAMED TRUMP) Will you definitely vote for Trump or is there a chance you could change your mind and vote for someone else?

Q: (AMONG LIKELY VOTERS) If the only candidates were (Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine, the Democrats) and (Donald Trump and Mike Pence, the Republicans), for whom would you vote? (Initial Clinton/Trump supporters included in results)

Q: (AMONG REGISTERED VOTERS) If the only candidates were (Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine, the Democrats) and (Donald Trump and Mike Pence, the Republicans), for whom would you vote? (Initial Clinton/Trump supporters included in results)

Q: (AMONG CLINTON SUPPORTERS) Would you say you are very enthusiastic about supporting Clinton, somewhat enthusiastic, not so enthusiastic, or not enthusiastic at all?

Q: (AMONG TRUMP SUPPORTERS) Would you say you are very enthusiastic about supporting Trump, somewhat enthusiastic, not so enthusiastic or not enthusiastic at all?

Q: Regardless of whom you support, who do you expect to win the election for president?

Q: (IF NOT SUPPORT CLINTON) If Clinton is elected, do you think (the country would get through her presidency OK), or do you think (she'd do real damage to the country)?

Q: (IF NOT SUPPORT TRUMP) If Trump is elected, do you think (the country would get through his presidency OK), or do you think (he'd do real damage to the country)?

Q: Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president?

Q: (IF DISAPPROVE OF OBAMA) Do you think (the country is getting through Obama's presidency OK), or do you think (Obama has done real damage to the country)?

Q: Do you think Hillary Clinton is qualified to serve as president, or not?

Q: Do you think Hillary Clinton is honest and trustworthy, or not?

Q: Do you think Donald Trump is qualified to serve as president, or not?

Q: Do you think Donald Trump is honest and trustworthy, or not?

Q: Who do you think is more honest and trustworthy - (Clinton) or (Trump)?

Q: Who do you think better understands the problems of people like you - (Clinton) or (Trump)?

Q: Who do you think has a better personality and temperament to serve effectively as president - (Clinton) or (Trump)?

Q: Who do you think is closer to you on the issues - (Clinton) or (Trump)?

Q: Who do you trust more to handle The economy - (Clinton) or (Trump)?

Q: Who do you trust more to handle terrorism - (Clinton) or (Trump)? (Half sample)

Q: Who do you trust more to handle immigration issues - (Clinton) or (Trump)? (Half sample)

Q: Who do you trust more to handle taxes - (Clinton) or (Trump)? (Half sample)

Q: Who do you trust more to handle international trade agreements - (Clinton) or (Trump)? (Half sample)

Q: Do you think Clinton has been consistent or inconsistent about the policies she would pursue as president? (IF INCONSISTENT) Does that make you think less of her, or not?

Q: Do you think Trump has been consistent or inconsistent about the policies he would pursue as president? (IF INCONSISTENT) Does that make you think less of him, or not?

Q: Do you think Clinton is or is not too willing to bend the rules?

Q: Which of these is the single most important issue in your choice for president? Is it (the economy and jobs), (immigration issues), (terrorism and national security), (law and order) or (corruption in government)?

Q: Do you think Trump is or is not biased against women and minorities?

Q: Do you approve or disapprove of the way Clinton is handling questions about her use of personal e-mail while she was secretary of state?

Q: Do you approve or disapprove of the way Trump has been explaining his policy on how to handle undocumented immigrants?

Q: If she's elected, how concerned are you about possible conflicts between Clinton's work as president and the Clinton Foundation ?

Q: If he's elected, how concerned are you about possible conflicts between Trump's work as president and his business interests ?

Q: When she was serving as Secretary of State, do you think Clinton did special favors for donors to the Clinton Foundation, or not?

Q: (IF SAID SHE DID SPECIAL FAVORS) Do you think it was appropriate or inappropriate for her to do this?

Q: Overall, do you think immigrants from other countries mainly strengthen or mainly weaken American society? Do you feel that way strongly or somewhat?

Q: Which of these do you prefer: (Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who pass background checks); or (deporting all undocumented immigrants)?

Q: Do you support or oppose building a wall across the entire U.S. border with Mexico?

Q: Trump says he would get Mexico to pay for this wall. If elected, do you think he could do that, or not?

Q: How confident are you that the votes for president across the country will be accurately counted this year: very confident, somewhat confident, not too confident or not confident at all?

Q: Thinking about voter fraud - like the same person voting multiple times or someone voting who is not eligible - do you think this happens very often, somewhat often, occasionally or rarely?

Q: Do you think the United States is (less great) than it's been in the past, is (greater) than it's been in the past, or about the same?

Q: Overall, do you think people like you get fair treatment in this country, or not?

Q: Compared with your parents' generation, is life for people like you better, worse or about the same?

Q: (IF WORSE) Do you think people in other groups than yours are getting ahead while people like you are falling behind, or are people in other groups falling behind too? (RESULTS BASED ON ALL RESPONDENTS)

Q: How much say do you feel people like you have in influencing what the federal government does - a lot, some, a little or none at all?

Q: Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as a...