Emily Swanson | October 30, 2009
Progressive Change Campaign Committee (D) / Research 2000
10/27-28/09; 600 likely voters, 4% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
Would you favor or oppose the government offering everyone a government administered health insurance plan -- something like the Medicare coverage that people 65 and older get -- that would compete with private health insurance plans?
56% Favor, 37% Oppose
Favorable / Unfavorable
Blanche Lincoln: 41 / 49
Lincoln 41%, Gilbert Baker 39%
Lincoln 43%, Curtis Coleman 38%
If Blanche Lincoln votes against a public option as part of health care reform, will that make you more likely or less likely to vote for her in the 2010 general election or would it have no real effect on your vote?
16% More, 29% Less, 55% No effect
If Blanche Lincoln joined Republican senators in filibustering and killing a health care reform bill because it had a public health insurance option, would that make you more likely or less likely to vote for her in the 2010 general election or would it have no real effect on your vote?
15% More, 32% Less, 53% No effect