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'14 Fla Gov Poll: Charlie Crist 48 percent, Rick Scott 34%

Wayne Bertsch sends us this intriguing May 23-25 statewide poll of registered voters by  (MoE +/- 3.46%) Florida Opinion Research, asking about a Crist vs Scott match up (Assuming Crist runs as a Democrat and wins the nomination).

Rick Scott 34.1%
Charlie Crist 48.1%
Other 5.0%
Don't Know/Refused 12.8%

To break the numbers down, obviously Republicans stick with Gov. Scott at 60.3% and garnering only 21.6 of the unaffiliated voters. The pop factor is that Gov. Charlie Crist grabs 74.2% of the Democrat vote and 52.2% of the unaffiliated voters.

 A few other breakdowns of interest:African-Americans - 88.1% support CristWhite's - 43.4% Crist, 39.4% ScottHispanic - 37.9% Scott, 35.3 Crist, while 23% stated Do Not Know. 

Gender: Crist leads Men 45% to Scott's 39%.  Women 51% support Crist to Scott's 30%.

 As for Age breakdowns, Crist led all categories: 18-29: 52% to 27%; 30-44: 44% to 38%; 45-59: 55% to 28%; 60+: 45% to 38%

[Last modified: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 4:00pm]


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