National Survey of
1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted February 5-6, 2014
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* 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?
3* Are you more likely to vote for a candidate with political experience or one who has never held office before?
4* Are you more likely or less likely to vote for a prominent entertainer who runs for public office? Or does their profession and prominence have no influence on your vote?
5* What about your family, friends and co-workers? Would they be more likely or less likely to vote for a prominent entertainer who runs for public office? Or would the candidate’s profession and prominence have no influence on their vote?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence