National Survey of 832 Likely
Conducted October 11-12, 2010
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How important is it to your vote when celebrities or politicians from outside your state campaign on behalf of a local candidate?
2* Suppose a politician came to your state and endorsed a candidate. Which of these politicians would make you most likely to vote for the candidate they endorsed?
3*Which of these politicians would make you least likely to vote for the candidate they endorsed?
4* What is more important to you when you vote – a candidate’s policies, the political party they represent or the prominent people who have campaigned for them?
5*Are you more likely in this election to vote for a candidate with political experience or one who has never held office before?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence