Conducted March 13, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports
*Please note that we split the survey to rotate the order of the candidates, so while half will hear the Republican first, the other half hears the Democrat mentioned first.
1* In thinking about the 2012 Election for U.S. Senate suppose you had a choice between Republican Connie Mack and Democrat Bill Nelson. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Connie Mack or Democrat Bill Nelson?
2* Suppose the Republicans nominate George LeMieux. If the 2012 Election for U.S. Senate were held today, would you vote for Republican George LeMieux or Democrat Bill Nelson?
3* What if the Republicans nominate Mike McCalister? Is the election for U.S. Senate were held today would you vote for Democrat Bill Nelson or Republican McCalister?
4* I’m going to read you a short list of people in the news. For each, please let me know if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression.
5* How would you rate the job Rick Scott has been doing as governor… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence