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Bush Fans Love Zell Miller, Kerry Fans Hate Him

Democratic Senator Zell Miller gave a Keynote Address at the Republican National Convention that many reporters instantly branded as bad news for the Republican Party and George W. Bush. However, a Rasmussen Reports survey finds that voter perceptions of Miller are sharply divided along partisan lines. Kerry supporters share the initial media reaction and most (55%) have an unfavorable opinion of him. Just 4% of Kerry supporters have a favorable opinion of the Southern Democrat. Bush supporters offer a mirror image assessment of the Keynote Speaker--51% favorable and 8% unfavorable. It seems possible that the speech energized Bush supporters as much as it enraged Bush opponents.

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