Week of 12/15/15

This week’s survey was conducted among 2,685 American adults on December 12, 2015. 668 respondents identified themselves as likely Democratic voters, 505 identified themselves as likely Republican voters.

Question of the week:

Do you think Donald Trump’s proposal to stop Muslims from entering the US will hurt the Republican Party in the general election?

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 36.4% 0.8%
2. Ben Carson Ben Carson 14.9% 3%
3. Ted Cruz Ted Cruz 6.5% 2.8%
4. Jeb Bush Jeb Bush 6.3% 1.2%
5. Marco Rubio Marco Rubio 4.4% 1.4%
6. Carly Fiorina Carly Fiorina 3% 0.4%
7. Chris Christie Chris Christie 2.6% 0.3%
8. George Pataki George Pataki 2.6% 1.5%
9. Rand Paul Rand Paul 2% 0.2%
10. Mike Huckabee Mike Huckabee 1.4% 1.5%
11. John Kasich John Kasich 1.4% 0.3%
12. Jim Gilmore Jim Gilmore 1% 0.3%
13. Lindsey Graham Lindsey Graham 0.8% 0.6%
14. Rick Santorum Rick Santorum 0.8%
15. Other Other 16% 1.9%

Democratic respondents

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

Primary Election?
(By political party)

Yes
55.4%
60.6%
No
21.6%
20.8%
Undecided
23.1%
18.6%

General Election?
(By political party)

ALL
Yes
54.8%
59.2%
No
18.6%
18.6%
Undecided
26.6%
22.2%

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

(By Political party)