Public Toplines - Florida Senate - September 10-11, 2018
Florida Survey of 800 Likely Voters
Conducted September 10-11,
By Rasmussen Reports
1* If the election for Florida Senate was held today, would you vote for Republican Rick Scott or Democrat Bill Nelson?
5% Some other candidate
6% Not sure
2* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression of Rick Scott?
16% Somewhat favorable
15% Somewhat unfavorable
30% Very unfavorable
0% Never heard of him
4% Not sure
3* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression of Bill Nelson?
23% Somewhat favorable
17% Somewhat unfavorable
25% Very unfavorable
5% Never heard of him
5% Not sure
4* Generally speaking, how would you rate the U.S. economy these days? Excellent, good, fair, or poor?
2% Not sure
5* How would you rate your own personal finances these days?
3% Not sure
6* Is the upcoming election a referendum on President Trump‘s agenda, or is it more about the candidates and issues?
A referendum on President Trump’s agenda
43% More about the candidates and issues
10% Not sure
7* What is the most important issue to your vote this fall – the economy, taxes and government spending, school safety, education, illegal immigration, the environment, social issues, government ethics and corruption or something else?
13% Taxes and government spending
6% School safety
13% Illegal immigration
8% The environment
8% Social issues
15% Government ethics and corruption
5% Something else
2% Not sure
8* 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?
10% Something could prevent you from voting
9* How would you rate the job Donald Trump has been doing as president… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?
40% Strongly approve
7% Somewhat disapprove
43% Strongly disapprove
1% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence