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MISSOURI STATEWIDE

2018 GENERAL ELECTION
OCTOBER 2017

Survey conducted October 11 through October 12, 2017. 965 likely voters participated in the survey. Survey weighted to
match expected turnout demographics for the 2018 General Election. Margin of Error is +/-3.05%. Margins of Error
within specific demographics (crosstabs) is significantly higher due to smaller sample size. Totals do not always equal
100% due to rounding. Survey conducted by Remington Research Group on behalf of Missouri Scout.

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Q1: Do you think the United States is heading in the right direction, or do you think it is heading off on the wrong track?

Right direction: 37%
Wrong track: 53%
Unsure: 10%

Q2: Do you approve or disapprove of Donald Trump's job performance as President of the United States?

Approve: 48%
Disapprove: 47%
Unsure: 5%

Q3: Do you approve or disapprove of Eric Greitens' job performance as Governor of Missouri?

Approve: 46%
Disapprove: 39%
Unsure: 15%

Q4: Possible candidates in the 2018 General Election for United States Senate are the Republican Josh Hawley and the
Democrat Claire McCaskill. If the election were held today, for whom would you vote?

Josh Hawley: 48%
Claire McCaskill: 45%
Undecided: 7%

Q5: Possible candidates in the 2018 General Election for Missouri Auditor are the Republican David Wasinger and the
Democrat Nicole Galloway. If the election were held today, for whom would you vote?

David Wasinger: 42%
Nicole Galloway: 41%
Undecided: 17%

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Q1: Do you think the United States is heading in the right direction, or do you think it is heading off on the wrong track?

BY DMA
Column % Columbia KC Cape Girardeau Springfield St. Louis
Right direction 48% 28% 38% 48% 34%
Wrong track 43% 58% 49% 43% 58%
Unsure 9% 14% 13% 10% 8%

BY PARTY
Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan
Right direction 56% 11% 37%
Wrong track 32% 82% 51%
Unsure 12% 6% 12%

BY GENDER
Column % Female Male
Right direction 38% 36%
Wrong track 53% 53%
Unsure 9% 11%

BY IDEOLOGY
Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal
Right direction 56% 22% 11%
Wrong track 33% 68% 81%
Unsure 10% 10% 8%

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Q2: Do you approve or disapprove of Donald Trump's job performance as President of the United States?

BY DMA
Column % Columbia KC Cape Girardeau Springfield St. Louis
Approve 48% 45% 62% 63% 38%
Disapprove 42% 49% 34% 32% 56%
Unsure 10% 5% 4% 6% 6%

BY PARTY
Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan
Approve 73% 12% 46%
Disapprove 21% 82% 45%
Unsure 6% 6% 9%

BY GENDER
Column % Female Male
Approve 48% 45%
Disapprove 45% 49%
Unsure 6% 6%

BY IDEOLOGY
Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal
Approve 72% 26% 14%
Disapprove 23% 65% 79%
Unsure 5% 9% 7%

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Q3: Do you approve or disapprove of Eric Greitens' job performance as Governor of Missouri?

BY DMA
Column % Columbia KC Cape Girardeau Springfield St. Louis
Approve 67% 44% 59% 57% 37%
Disapprove 20% 43% 25% 28% 47%
Unsure 13% 13% 16% 15% 16%

BY PARTY
Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan
Approve 69% 19% 41%
Disapprove 18% 64% 43%
Unsure 13% 17% 16%

BY GENDER
Column % Female Male
Approve 50% 42%
Disapprove 34% 44%
Unsure 17% 13%

BY IDEOLOGY
Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal
Approve 69% 27% 18%
Disapprove 20% 53% 64%
Unsure 11% 20% 18%

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Q4: Possible candidates in the 2018 General Election for United States Senate are the Republican Josh Hawley and the
Democrat Claire McCaskill. If the election were held today, for whom would you vote?

BY DMA
Column % Columbia KC Cape Girardeau Springfield St. Louis
Josh Hawley 60% 44% 53% 64% 39%
Claire McCaskill 38% 50% 43% 28% 52%
Undecided 2% 5% 4% 8% 9%

BY PARTY
Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan
Josh Hawley 76% 10% 48%
Claire McCaskill 19% 82% 40%
Undecided 5% 8% 13%

BY GENDER
Column % Female Male
Josh Hawley 51% 44%
Claire McCaskill 43% 47%
Undecided 6% 9%

BY IDEOLOGY
Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal
Josh Hawley 76% 26% 12%
Claire McCaskill 19% 64% 81%
Undecided 6% 10% 7%

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Q5: Possible candidates in the 2018 General Election for Missouri Auditor are the Republican David Wasinger and the
Democrat Nicole Galloway. If the election were held today, for whom would you vote?

BY DMA
Column % Columbia KC Cape Girardeau Springfield St. Louis
David Wasinger 40% 40% 47% 56% 35%
Nicole Galloway 46% 44% 32% 23% 49%
Undecided 14% 15% 21% 21% 16%

BY PARTY
Column % Republican Democrat Non-Partisan
David Wasinger 69% 9% 37%
Nicole Galloway 16% 79% 33%
Undecided 14% 11% 31%

BY GENDER
Column % Female Male
David Wasinger 42% 42%
Nicole Galloway 40% 43%
Undecided 18% 15%

BY IDEOLOGY
Column % Conservative Moderate Liberal
David Wasinger 64% 28% 10%
Nicole Galloway 20% 55% 74%
Undecided 17% 17% 16%

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DEMOGRAPHICS
DMA
%
Columbia 8%
Joplin 3%
Kansas City 24%
Kirksville 1%
Cape Girardeau 5%
Hannibal 1%
Springfield 15%
St. Joseph 2%
St. Louis 41%

PARTY
%
Republican 44%
Democrat 35%
Non-Partisan 21%

GENDER
%
Female 53%
Male 47%

AGE
%
18-29 7%
30-39 12%
40-49 13%
50-69 43%
70+ 25%

RACE
%
White 87%
African-American 9%
Other 4%

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