ABC News/Washington Post Pre-Election Tracking Poll: California, 1988 (ICPSR 9060)

Published: Oct 10, 2008

Principal Investigator(s):
ABC News; The Washington Post


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This survey was conducted prior to the California primary held on May 10, 1988. Respondents were asked if they were registered to vote, their party designation, if they intended to vote in the Democratic or Republican presidential primary, for whom they would vote if the primary were held that day, toward which candidate they were leaning, the strength of their support, and any candidates they definitely would not vote for. Background information on respondents includes education, age, religion, race, sex, income, voting history, and political orientation.

ABC News, and The Washington Post. ABC News/Washington Post Pre-Election Tracking Poll: California, 1988. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2008-10-10.

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1988-06-01 -- 1988-06-06

1988-06-01 -- 1988-06-06

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Random digit dialing.

Persons aged 18 and over living in households in California with telephones.

telephone interviews

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