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Questions - Election 2014: Kentucky Senate - October 15-16, 2014

Kentucky Senate: McConnell (R) 52%, Grimes (D) 44%
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Kentucky Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters

Conducted October 15-16, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports


1* If the 2014 election for U.S. Senate were held today, would you vote for Republican Mitch McConnell or Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes?


*NOTE: Results from surveys conducted prior to October 15-16, 2014 do not include leaners.


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.


Mitch McConnell

Alison Lundergan Grimes

Rand Paul


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

4* Given the problems with the new law, should Congress and the president go through the law piece by piece to improve it, repeal the entire law and start over again or leave the law as it is?

5* Will new government regulations on the coal industry help the economy, hurt the economy, or have no impact on the economy?

6* Should the United States begin to systematically phase out the use of coal-fired power plants over the next 50 years?

7* 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?

8* How would you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as President?


9* How would you rate the job Steve Beshear has been doing as governor?

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence