Week of 8/25/15

This week’s survey was conducted among 1,997 American adults on August 24 - 25. 547 respondents identified themselves as likely Democratic voters, 408 identified themselves as likely Republican voters.

Question of the week:

Do you support Donald Trump’s plan to deport all illegal immigrants and their children (even those born on US soil)?

Which candidate do you support the most to win the nomination for President in the 2016 election?

Republican respondents Previous week

1. Donald Trump Donald Trump 32.1% 2.4%
2. Ben Carson Ben Carson 10.1% 0.8%
3. Jeb Bush Jeb Bush 7.8% 5.1%
4. Marco Rubio Marco Rubio 4.7% 1.4%
5. Mike Huckabee Mike Huckabee 4.1% 2.1%
6. Rick Perry Rick Perry 3.7% 2.4%
7. Carly Fiorina Carly Fiorina 3.4% 0.1%
8. Bobby Jindal Bobby Jindal 2.0% 0.3%
9. Chris Christie Chris Christie 1.7% 1.6%
10. John Kasich John Kasich 1.4% 0.9%
11. Rand Paul Rand Paul 1.4% 0.9%
12. Lindsey Graham Lindsey Graham 1.4% 1.1%
13. Jim Gilmore Jim Gilmore 1.4% 0.1%
14. Ted Cruz Ted Cruz 1.0% 2.0%
15. Rick Santorum Rick Santorum 1.0% 0.5%
16. George Pataki George Pataki 1.0%
17. Scott Walker Scott Walker 0.7% 0.8%
18. Other Other 21.3% 3.9%

Democratic respondents

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

Primary Election?
(By political party)

Yes
63.3%
54.7%
No
16.3%
22.0%
Undecided
20.5%
23.3%

General Election?
(By political party)

ALL
Yes
58.8%
52.7%
No
16.7%
18.2%
Undecided
24.4%
29.1%

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

(By Political party)