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Presidential Candidate Ideology

Most Voters See Clinton, Obama as Politically Liberal

Fifty-four percent (54%) of Likely Voters nationwide believe Barack Obama is politically liberal. Fifty-two percent (52%) say the same about Hillary Clinton. Twenty-eight percent (28%) see Obama as moderate while 31% say the same about Clinton. Democratic voters see little ideological difference between their Presidential hopefuls. A plurality of Democrats see both Clinton and Obama as politically moderate.

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