If it's in the News, it's in our Polls. Public opinion polling since 2003.

 

Questions - Election 2014: Alaska Governor - October 8-12, 2014

Alaska Governor: Walker (I) 50%, Parnell (R) 41%
See Toplines
See Crosstabs
2014 Elections Page
Platinum Page

 

Alaska Survey of 700 Likely Voters

Conducted October 8-12, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports

 

1* If the election for governor of Alaska was held today, would you vote for Republican Sean Parnell or Independent Bill Walker?

 

2* 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. If you’ve never heard of that person, just let me know.

 

Sean Parnell

Bill Walker

 

3* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of the new health care law?

 

4* Is your state better off than it was four years ago?

 

5* Do you favor or oppose the legalization of recreational marijuana in your state?

 

6* Which candidate for governor of Alaska do you trust more to deal with government spending?

 

7* Which candidate for governor do you trust more to deal with taxes?

 

8* Which candidate for governor do you trust more on social issues?

 

9* Which candidate for governor do you trust more on government ethics and corruption?

 

10* Sometimes, unexpected things come up that prevent people from voting on Election Day. Are you certain that you will vote in this year’s elections, or is it possible that something could come up that would prevent you from voting?

 

11* How would you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as president?

 

12* How would you rate the job Sean Parnell has been doing as governor?

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence