Week of 1/12/16

This week’s survey was conducted among 3,152 American adults on January 9, 2016. 786 respondents identified themselves as likely Democratic voters, 561 identified themselves as likely Republican voters.

Question of the week:

Do you support President Obama’s executive action on gun control this week?

Who are you most likely to vote for to win the nomination for President of the United States in the 2016 election?

Republican respondents Previous week

1. Donald Trump Donald Trump 36.7 0.8%
2. Ben Carson Ben Carson 12.3% 1.2%
3. Jeb Bush Jeb Bush 7.3% 2.2%
4. Ted Cruz Ted Cruz 6.8% 0.9%
5. Marco Rubio Marco Rubio 4.1% 0.1%
6. Chris Christie Chris Christie 3.6% 1.9%
7. Carly Fiorina Carly Fiorina 3.2% 0.2%
8. Mike Huckabee Mike Huckabee 2.7% 1.4%
9. Jim Gilmore Jim Gilmore 2% 1%
10. John Kasich John Kasich 1.8% 1.4%
11. Rand Paul Rand Paul 1.2% 1.3%
12. Rick Santorum Rick Santorum 1.2% 0.8%
13. Other Other 17.1% 2.2%

Democratic respondents

Do you plan to vote in the 2016 Presidential...

Primary Election?
(By political party)

Yes
60.2%
57.9%
No
18.3%
19.4%
Undecided
21.5%
22.6%

General Election?
(By political party)

ALL
Yes
60.8%
58.8%
No
16.3%
17.1%
Undecided
22.9%
24.1%

What, in your opinion, is the most important issue facing the United States today?

(By Political party)