Maine Survey of 830 Likely Voters
Conducted April 23-25, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* In thinking about the 2014 election for governor of Maine, suppose you had a choice between Republican Paul LePage, Democrat Mike Michaud and Independent Eliot Cutler. If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Paul LePage, Democrat Mike Michaud or Independent Eliot Cutler?
Some other candidate
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. You’ve never heard of that person, just let me know.
3* Generally speaking, how would you rate the U.S. economy these days?
4* How would you rate your own personal finances these days?
5* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of the new health care law?
6* Generally speaking, would you prefer a more active government with more services and higher taxes or a smaller government with fewer services and lower taxes?
7* Which candidate for Maine governor do you trust more to deal with government spending?
8* Which candidate for governor do you trust more to deal with taxes?
9* Which candidate for governor do you trust more on social issues?
10* Which candidate for governor do you trust more when it comes to dealing with government ethics and corruption?
11* How would you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as president?
12* How would you rate the job Paul LePage has been doing as governor?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence